Blog: Halladay gets best of Strasburg as Nats fall to Phils

Roy Halladay out-pitched Stephen Strasburg throwing four scoreless innings as the Phillies beat the Nationals 6-3 at Bright House Field Wednesday.

Wednesday - 03/06/2013, 10:04pm EST

Heist: Nats beat Cardinals and make cuts

Ross Detwiler made his last start before heading off to the World Baseball Classic, Chad Tracy hit a two-run homer and Ryan Zimmerman went 1-for-3 with an RBI single in his first appearance of the spring as the Nationals beat the Cardinals 7-6.

Sunday - 03/03/2013, 08:28pm EST

Nats players whine about Florida cold snap

For those dealing with the back end of winter in D.C., I present to you some not-so-happy Washington Nationals ballplayers who are also dealing with "winter" in the Sunshine State this weekend.

Sunday - 03/03/2013, 03:49pm EST

Nats hit 3 HRs in beating the Cardinals

The Nationals faced a rematch against the St. Louis Cardinal Saturday, the team that knocked them out of the post-season last year, during an exhibition game in Florida.

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 09:06pm EST

Heist: Strasburg is sharp as Nats and Mets play to a tie

Stephen Strasburg allowed one run on three hits and struck out six in his second start of the spring as the Nationals and Mets played to a 4-4 tie at Space Coast Stadium.

Friday - 03/01/2013, 04:28am EST

Haren makes Nats debut in loss to the Marlins

Dan Haren allowed one run on two hits while striking out three in his first start of the spring as the Nationals fell to Marlins 5-1 at Space Coast Stadium.

Wednesday - 02/27/2013, 09:39pm EST

Detwiler OK but Nats lose to Braves

Nationals pitcher Ross Detwiler threw a decent couple of innings in his first start of spring training. But the Nationals lost to the Atlanta Braves, a team that is expected to be a top competitor for the division champs this season.

Tuesday - 02/26/2013, 09:12pm EST

Nats bang out 17 hits and beat the Mets

Gio Gonzalez made his first start of the spring a good one, throwing two hitless innings as the Nationals beat the Mets in front of 3,611 fans at Tradition Field.

Tuesday - 02/26/2013, 12:31am EST

Nats lose while Strasburg fights adrenaline

Stephen Strasburg made his first start of the spring and gave up two runs on three hits over two innings of work including a home run as the Mets beat the Nationals 5-3.

Saturday - 02/23/2013, 09:24am EST

Nats come to terms with Chris Young

The Nationals announced late Thursday afternoon they have agreed to a one-year deal with right-handed pitcher Chris Young.

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 08:57pm EST

Nats pitcher Stephen Strasburg is ready for the season

WTOP's sports reporter Craig Heist sat down with Nats pitchter Stephen Strasburg in Viera, Fla., as he gets set to make his first start of the Grapefruit League season Saturday against the New York Mets in Port St. Lucie.

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 05:27pm EST

Strasburg throws first live BP

Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg threw to Tyler Moore, Roger Bernadina, Chad Tracy and Chris Snyder as part of the first live batting practice session of the spring.

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 07:55pm EST

Nats fans head to sunny Fla. for spring training

WTOP's Craig Heist reports

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 04:57pm EST


Detwiler heading to the World Baseball Classic with Gio

The Nationals will now have two members of their starting rotation pitching for Team USA in the World Baseball Classic after left-hander Ross Detwiler found out Tuesday morning he will be joining teammate Gio Gonzalez on squad.

Tuesday - 02/19/2013, 06:22pm EST

Nats players bigger as spring training starts

Amanda Comak, Nationals beat writer, Washington Times

Monday - 02/18/2013, 10:15am EST


Nats CF Harper scratched because of stomach virus

Washington Nationals center fielder Bryce Harper was scratched from the lineup Saturday night because of a stomach virus.

Saturday - 07/28/2012, 09:03pm EDT

Nats Park: Home of the Brave, and Phillie, and Marlin

The Washington Nationals face a serious problem as they try to fill the seats at the home park: Philadelphia Phillies fans, coming from just 125 miles up Interstate 95, flock to the nation's capital in droves, spurred by the difficulty they face getting tickets to their own home games.

Friday - 05/04/2012, 02:53pm EDT

Nats Season Opener: Position-by-position breakdown

Nationals manager Davey Johnson has made no secret to the fact he believes the Nats can win this year and contend for the National League East title. Here's a look at the team position by position.

Thursday - 04/05/2012, 04:55am EDT

DeRosa's RBI in 9th lifts Nats over Cardinals 2-1

Mark DeRosa singled to right field in the ninth inning, scoring Danny Espinosa on a close play at the plate and lifting the Washington Nationals to a 2-1 win over the Cardinals on Sunday.

Sunday - 04/01/2012, 05:09pm EDT

Morrison, Stanton return but Nats top Marlins

Giancarlo Stanton and Logan Morrison returned to the lineup for the Florida Marlins, who lost to the Washington Nationals 3-2 Friday night.

Saturday - 03/31/2012, 07:16am EDT
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