Category: ‘Nationals 101 Features’

Washington Nationals Enter Spring Training with Mounting Roster Issues
February 20th, 2017 at 7:32 AM
The Washington Nationals will once again enter the 2017 season as one of the favorites to win a World Series but could struggle to retain their National League East title against a resurgent New York Mets. ***PHOTO1*** The franchise has dominated the division for the last five seasons and will hope to...

Stephen Strasburg Strikes Out 11, Nationals Pound Matt Harvey, Defeat Mets 7-4
May 24th, 2016 at 11:35 PM
On Tuesday night, it was a battle of young right-handed pitchers at Nationals Park as Stephen Strasburg would take the mound for the Washington Nationals and would oppose Matt Harvey and the New York Mets. ***PHOTO1*** Both pitchers started out well and put up scoreless frames through the first three innings of...

Nationals Announce Lineup on Tuesday Vs. Mets; Stephen Strasburg Will Oppose Matt Harvey
May 24th, 2016 at 5:47 PM
On Monday night, the Washington Nationals grip on first place of the National League East weakened with the Mets taking the first game of their series behind the efforts of Bartolo Colon and a 7-1 victory at Nationals Park. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday night, it will be a battle of two young, hard-throwing...

Jordan Zimmermann and Bryce Harper Once Again Carry the Washington Nationals in 3-1 Victory Over the Detroit Tigers
May 8th, 2013 at 11:55 PM
If the season were to end today, the Washington Nationals would have the National League Cy Young. His name would not be Strasburg or Gonzalez.  Jordan Zimmermann continued his early season dominance on Wednesday, throwing seven strong innings, allowing just one run while striking out seven. He picked up his sixth win...

Washington Nationals and Detroit Tigers Series Opener Postponed
May 7th, 2013 at 8:38 PM
The much anticipated series between last year's American League Champion Detroit Tigers and the Washington Nationals has been postponed due to rain.  The schedules starters were Jordan Zimmerman for the Nationals, and Anibal Sanchez for the Tigers. Both have had great starts to their 2013 season.  Zimmermann, leads the Nationals with five...