Tagged: ‘Michael Morse’

Washington Nationals Win Game 1 of NLDS, 3-2
October 8th, 2012 at 3:31 PM
On a Sun-splashed afternoon in St. Louis, the Washington Nationals won their first playoff game in their history, and the first playoff game for Washington since 1933, beating the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Sunday afternoon. The Nationals overcame a wild outing from their Cy Young contender Gio Gonzalez, worked out of...

Nationals Split Doubleheader with L.A. Dodgers
September 20th, 2012 at 12:35 AM
The Washington Nationals split a doubleheader with the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday at Nationals Park.  The twin bill was stemmed from Tuesday's rainout.   In Game 1, the Nationals got six strong innings from Jordan Zimmermann (11-8) and clutch hitting from Kurt Suzuki and Bryce Harper, beating Los Angeles 3-1.  Suzuki's sacrifice...

Washington Nationals V. New York Mets: a Series Look-In
August 17th, 2012 at 7:05 PM
Coming of the best road trip in franchise history, the Washington Nationals start a 6-game home stand against the New York Mets this Friday night.  After the 10-game trip where the Nationals went 8-2, the Nationals stand four games on the Atlanta Braves.  The Braves come in Monday night for...

Strasburg Gives up One Hit, Nationals Win Seventh Straight 9-1
August 11th, 2012 at 1:01 AM
The more the Washington Nationals see Stephen Strasburg pitch, the more difficult it is going to be to sit him for the rest of the season.  Strasburg was almost unhittable Friday night as he threw six one hit innings, struck out six and lead the Nationals to a 9-1 win...

Morse Homers Twice, Zimmermann Dominates as Nats Sweep Astros 5-0
August 10th, 2012 at 12:33 AM
Michael Morse hit two homeruns and four pitchers combined to throw a shutout as the Washington Nationals won their season high sixth straight game, sweeping the Houston Astros Thursday tonight, 5-0.  The Nationals are now 69-43, the best record in baseball, and four and a half games in front of...