This is the May 26, 2013 news archive. View today's Nationals rumors and news.
Bryce Harper is still feeling the effects of his collision with the Dodger Stadium wall, enough for manager Davey Johnson to consider resting the Washington Nationals outfielder for a few games.
Share TweetIn a showdown of aces with disappointing records, Stephen Strasburg and Cole Hamels matched each other until the Washington Nationals scored five runs in the seventh inning of a 6-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
Nationals second baseman Steve Lombardozzi ‘knees’ ball to first base for improbable assistUpdated May 26 Share TweetRemember when we brought you the clip of Heath Bell belly flopping around on the Chase Field infield while attempting to field Will Venable's bunt on Saturday? The whole awkwardness of those no man's land baseballs that end up between the pitcher's moun…Source: yahoo.com
Strasburg, Nationals Shut Down PhilliesMay 26Stephen Strasburg tallied nine strikeouts in the Nationals' win against Cole Hamels and the Phillies.
Daily Dime: When challenged, Heat respondMay 26Beating the Heat is one way to get their attention. The Pacers found out how losing focuses Miami.
NFL mailbag - $100 million is price of failure in free agencyMay 26Teams that spend more than $100 million in free agency almost always flop, writes John Clayton.