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Stories with person: Tanner Roark
  • Werth HR helps Nats rally past Marlins, 6-3 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 11:26 pm
  • MIAMI - The Washington Nationals' comeback victory against Jose Fernandez felt well-deserved, even if the pivotal runs were unearned.

  • Nationals lose to Marlins, 11-2 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 11:54 pm
  • MIAMI - The pitch was high and inside to the Washington Nationals' Ian Desmond, and he didn't like it. So he hollered at Miami Marlins pitcher Tom Koehler and spat toward the mound.

  • Strasburg, Werth help Nationals beat Marlins 7-1 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 8:35 pm
  • WASHINGTON - After Stephen Strasburg failed to get out of the fifth inning in his second start this season, he had a little chat with Nationals teammate Ian Desmond about changing his approach on the mound.

  • Nats' unsure on Zimmermann for home opener 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 7:54 pm
  • NEW YORK - Scratched from Washington's series finale in New York because of flu-like symptoms, Jordan Zimmermann may start the Nationals' home opener Friday against Atlanta.

  • Roark leads Nats over Mets 8-2 for 3-0 start 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 6:45 pm
  • NEW YORK - Toby and Jodi Roark were in the midst of a 12-hour drive from Wilmington, Illinois, to Washington, D.C., to watch their son Tanner pitch in the Nationals' home opener. Then they got a call from their daughter-in-law, telling them he wouldn't be starting Friday.

  • Fister on DL; Tigers-Nationals game rained out 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 7:39 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Stephen Strasburg and Taylor Jordan were selected by the Washington Nationals in the 2009 amateur draft. While Strasburg was the first name off the board, Jordan was the first player picked eight rounds later.