- Melvin Upton Jr. throws out 2 and triples, Nats lose 4-2 Updated: Aug-28-15 12:32 am
WASHINGTON - Melvin Upton Jr. gave the Padres help on both offense and defense Thursday night. It just was not enough to get San Diego a win.
- Werth, Zimmerman homer as Nationals defeat Padres 4-2 Updated: Aug-28-15 12:03 am
WASHINGTON - The Washington Nationals pulled out a big win on the field Thursday night. Off the field, they didn't do quite as well.
- Escobar's double play kills rally; Padres beat Nationals 6-5 Updated: Aug-27-15 12:27 am
WASHINGTON - After Yunel Escobar's swing on a 3-0 pitch resulted in a rally-killing double play, Nationals manager Matt Williams said his team can't change its aggressive approach.
- Garza's struggles vs Nationals continue in Brewers' 9-5 loss Updated: Aug-23-15 7:54 pm
WASHINGTON - Milwaukee Brewers right-hander Matt Garza can't explain why his last two starts have gone so poorly.
- Rendon, Ramos homer, Nationals beat Brewers 9-5 Updated: Aug-23-15 7:11 pm
WASHINGTON - Utilityman Danny Espinosa seized another opportunity in a season of full of them. Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper thinks his teammate should get more.
- Nationals SS Trea Turner debuts in 10-3 loss to Brewers Updated: Aug-22-15 12:51 am
WASHINGTON - The Nationals believe Trea Turner can help them catch the NL East-leading Mets, even if it's not quite clear how just yet.
- Flande keys Rockies' 3-2 win over Nationals Updated: Aug-21-15 1:00 am
- Bumgarner HR, fans 14, pitches 3-hitter, Giants beat Nats Updated: Aug-16-15 6:53 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Madison Bumgarner homered and doubled, struck out 14 and pitched a three-hitter as the San Francisco Giants beat Washington 5-0 Sunday, the Nationals' sixth straight loss.
- Kershaw reaches 200 Ks in Dodgers' 3-0 win over Nats Updated: Aug-13-15 1:56 am
LOS ANGELES - Clayton Kershaw showed everyone he was on his game early, striking out the side in the second inning while retiring the game's first 16 batters.
- Gonzalez hits slam as Rockies rally past Nationals 5-4 Updated: Aug-07-15 11:42 pm
WASHINGTON - The Colorado Rockies apparently have no intention of simply limping to the conclusion of a disappointing season.
- Desmond, Ross lift Nationals to 8-3 win over Diamondbacks Updated: Aug-06-15 8:27 pm
- Castillo, Diamondbacks break loose, romp past Nationals Updated: Aug-06-15 1:12 am
WASHINGTON - Not even Arizona catcher Welington Castillo can figure out how he's the hottest hitter in a series involving star sluggers Paul Goldschmidt and Bryce Harper.
- Mets hit 3 homers in 5 pitches to sweep Nationals, 5-2 Updated: Aug-03-15 1:05 am
NEW YORK - As the clock ticked past 11 p.m. and "Moondance" by Van Morrison practically wafted through the ballpark, young children ran around the bases as part of a family-friendly promotion normally reserved for Sunday afternoons.
- Newseum features Nationals' first 10 years in Washington Updated: Jul-31-15 3:35 pm
- Justin Upton hits 3-run homer in ninth, Padres beat Mets Updated: Jul-30-15 8:14 pm
NEW YORK - Justin Upton's three-run homer through a driving rain with two outs in the ninth inning set off a raucous dugout celebration.
- Nationals land Papelbon in trade, fall to Marlins 4-1 Updated: Jul-29-15 2:27 pm
MIAMI - The Washington Nationals have a new closer, landing All-Star Jonathan Papelbon from the Philadelphia Phillies.