Nats Spring Training
In Viera, Fla., WTOP's Craig Heist talks with Bill Ladson from MLB.com. (runs 5:19)
After almost two weeks of workouts, the Nationals will finally play a game the first time this spring when they host Georgetown University at Space Coast Stadium on Friday beginning at 12 noon.
Nationals pitching prospect Sammy Solis has suffered a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow and will have season-ending Tommy John surgery.
Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper sat down with WTOP's Craig Heist to talk Twitter, teammates and his high expectations for the Nats' upcoming season.
Last season, Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa just couldn't figure out why he was struggling from the left side of the plate.
Ryan Zimmerman and the Nationals have agreed to a long-term deal that would keep the 27-year old third baseman in a Nationals uniform quite possibly for the rest of his career.
Nationals General Manager Mike Rizzo and Ryan Zimmerman's agent Brodie Van Waganen were continuing to negotiate past Zimmerman's deadline of 10 a.m. Saturday morning trying to get a long-term deal done.
As Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg gets ready to embark on his first full season after Tommy John surgery, manager Davey Johnson is keeping a watchful eye on him to make sure he is not overthrowing but he has no doubt that Strasburg is ready to go.
Nationals reliever Tyler Clippard certainly doesn't look like the kind of guy who would strike fear into the hearts of opposing hitters, but if you look at what he has accomplished on the mound the last three seasons, you might want to change your mind.
The 32-year-old went through all of spring training last year knowing there was something wrong with his left shoulder.
All along, Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman has said he won't be talking about a contract extension once Spring Training starts, which for him is officially Saturday.
There is little doubt the first day of workouts for Nationals pitchers and catchers was different for manager Davey Johnson.
Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper has one thing in mind as he enters his second big league camp, and it's really not that much different than last year: Make the team.
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