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- Nationals not rushing Strasburg's spring debut Updated: Feb-26-14 6:27 pm
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- Nationals new starter Doug Fister to run in DC Updated: Feb-14-14 3:57 pm
- Belt warning level baffles Nationals pitcher Updated: Feb-14-14 2:18 pm
- Nationals agree to terms with RHP Josh Roenicke Updated: Feb-14-14 1:06 pm
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- New mottos and a trade as Nationals check in Updated: Feb-13-14 5:07 pm
- Nationals trade RHP Karns to Rays for C Lobaton Updated: Feb-13-14 4:57 pm
VIERA, Florida - While CC Sabathia gave up three runs in three innings testing a new pitch, Jordan Zimmermann had everything working just the way he wanted in a perfect four-inning performance as the Washington Nationals beat the New York Yankees 3-2 Tuesday.
VIERA, Florida - As he warmed up in the bullpen for his second spring training start, Stephen Strasburg felt strong. Perhaps a little too strong.
JUPITER, Florida - Trevor Rosenthal had a pain-free spring training debut and Michael Wacha pitched three effective innings for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 4-4 tie with a Washington Nationals split squad that was called after 10 innings Saturday.
KISSIMMEE, Florida - Julio Teheran worked around six base runners to match Jordan Zimmermann with three scoreless innings and lead the Atlanta Braves to a 3-2 win over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.
VIERA, Florida - Gio Gonzalez pitched one-hit ball for two innings in his spring training debut, Ian Desmond homered for the second straight day and the Washington Nationals roughed up a New York Mets split squad 11-5 Wednesday.
KISSIMMEE, Florida - Stephen Strasburg pitched two scoreless innings in his spring debut for Washington, but Phil Gosselin took advantage of Nationals rookie manager Matt Williams' unusual defensive shift in the eighth inning to give the Atlanta Braves an 8-4 victory Tuesday.
KISSIMMEE, Florida - Left-hander Mike Gonzalez has agreed to a minor league contract with the Washington Nationals and will compete with Xavier Cedeno for a bullpen job.
TAMPA, Florida - David Robertson pitched a scoreless fourth inning Monday in his first appearance as the Yankees' new closer in New York's 4-2 victory over the Washington Nationals.
VIERA, Florida - Doug Fister struck out the first two batters he faced in his spring debut with Washington, and the Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 10-3 Sunday.
PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida - Ike Davis hit a long two-run homer, and prospects Rafael Montero and Jacob DeGrom combined to throw four perfect innings as the New York Mets lost to the Washington Nationals 5-4 Friday in the first spring training game for both teams.
VIERA, Florida - Stephen Strasburg says he's "ready to rock." Even so, the Washington Nationals aren't rushing his spring debut.
VIERA, Florida - Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams said Tuesday that Taylor Jordan will start the team's first spring training game.
VIERA, Florida - Washington Nationals reliever Tyler Clippard has returned from a bad back, but bullpen hopeful Ryan Mattheus is scheduled for an MRI on his chest.
VIERA, Florida - A play was diagrammed during a team meeting, which reminded the center fielder of football more than baseball. The player hoping to be the starting second baseman spent most of his time at shortstop. Jayson Werth kept using the word "intense."
VIERA, Florida - Bryce Harper walked into the Washington Nationals clubhouse wearing a powder blue headband to keep the hair out of his face, a T-shirt that read "PED FREE" and sporting a low tolerance for any wisecracks about the fact that he twice ran into the outfield wall last season.
VIERA, Florida - The new piece of equipment in Ryan Zimmerman's locker is a first baseman's mitt. He doesn't mind using it a little, as long as it's not a lot.
VIERA, Florida - Doug Fister had to turn right instead of left while leaving the Orlando airport. His spring training home is no longer in Lakeland with the Detroit Tigers to the west, but rather eastward near the Atlantic Ocean with the Washington Nationals.
VIERA, Florida - Ross Detwiler is baffled over his belt.
WASHINGTON - Five things to know about the Washington Nationals as spring training starts:
VIERA, Florida - New Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams is already breaking out the slogans.