Category: ‘Players’

Washington Nationals Waive 1B Tyler Moore, Who is Out of Options
March 25th, 2016 at 1:31 PM
The Washington Nationals have waived 1B/OF Tyler Moore with the hope that he clears waivers so they can assign him to the minors. Moore was penciled in as Ryan Zimmerman's backup at first base this season but lost out to Clint Robinson. ***PHOTO1*** Moore made a splash as a rookie in 2012,...

Washington Nationals Aiming for More Success Vs Right Handed Pitching This Season
March 15th, 2016 at 1:27 PM
The Washington Nationals were an under .500 team against right-handed starters in 2015 and are seeking to turn things around with three left-handed hitters they picked up this offseason. ***PHOTO1*** Bryce Harper was basically the only lefty the Nationals had last season. He still hit 42 HR and batted .330, but having...

Nationals’ Closer Jonathan Papelbon Feels Strong Despite Struggling in Win Over the Mets
March 12th, 2016 at 4:06 PM
The Washington Nationals' closer Jonathan Papelbon says he feels strong after struggling in the ninth inning of the Nationals' 9-5 victory over the New York Mets on Friday in Viera. Papelbon says his legs are strong under him and the team is not concerned about his ability to close this...

Washington Nationals’ Bryce Harper Wants to Change Baseball
March 10th, 2016 at 7:52 PM
The Washington Nationals drafted Bryce Harper with the first pick in the first round of the 2010 amateur draft. He made his MLB debut in 2012 with the Nationals, and has never played anywhere else. Like most players, Harper loves the game and works tirelessly to master it. But unlike...

Washington Nationals Catcher Wilson Ramos Back at Camp After LASIK Surgery
March 7th, 2016 at 9:22 AM
Wilson Ramos, the catcher of the Washington Nationals batted just .229 in 2015 in 475 at bats. He hopes that, and his eye behind the plate improve this year after undergoing LASIK surgery last week. Ramos was using contact lenses last season and it affected his vision. This year, team...