World Series champ Nationals take celebration to White House

U.S. 11/04/19, 16:03

President Donald Trump on Monday, Nov. 4,  honored the World Series champion Washington Nationals at the White House. Eighteen of the 25 players on Washington's World Series roster were in attendance, including World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg, who opted out of the final four years of his contract but could re-sign ...

Nationals top Astros in Game 7 to win 1st World Series title

U.S. 10/30/19, 23:05

Almost out of contention in May, champs in October. Howie Kendrick, Anthony Rendon and the Washington Nationals completed their amazing comeback journey — fittingly with one final, late rally on the road. In Game 7 of the World Series, no less. Washington Nationals' Howie Kendrick hits a two-run home run during the seventh ...

Strasburg strikes out 11, Nationals hold off Braves 5-4

Baseball 05/28/19, 21:52

Stephen Strasburg matched his season high with 11 strikeouts in seven innings and the Washington Nationals took the lead on three straight walks to beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Tuesday night.Howie Kendrick had three hits, including his ninth homer, and scored two runs for Washington. Trea Turner also had ...

Kendrick homers, drives in 3 as Nats beat Marlins again, 9-6

Baseball 05/26/19, 16:36

Howie Kendrick hit his eighth homer, drove in three runs and finished with three hits as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 9-6 on Sunday.Brian Dozier doubled in two during Washington's four-run rally with two outs in Caleb Smith's third and final inning, his shortest outing of the year.The ...

Corbin pitches shutout in Nationals 5-0 win over Marlins

Baseball 05/25/19, 17:49

Patrick Corbin pitched a four-hit shutout, Yan Gomes hit a three-run double in the fourth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 5-0 on Saturday.Corbin (5-2) faced the minimum through five innings while allowing two singles. The left-hander retired 10 straight batters from the end of the second ...

Soto, Adams homer in 8th inning, Nats beat Marlins 12-10

Baseball 05/24/19, 22:26

Juan Soto and Matt Adams hit back-to-back home runs in the eighth inning and the Washington Nationals snapped a five-game losing streak by rallying for a 12-10 win over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.Soto's three-run blast off Marlins reliever Tayron Guerrero was his eighth homer of the season and ...

Mets add Canó (quad), McNeil (hamstring) to injured list

Sports 05/23/19, 10:34

The Mets have added infielders Robinson Canó and Jeff McNeil to the 10-day injured list.Manager Mickey Callaway announced the moves Thursday morning before the finale of a four-game series against the Washington Nationals.Canó strained his left quad running out a grounder in the third inning of a 6-1 win Wednesday ...

Alonso hits 16th homer, Mets rally past Nationals 6-5

Baseball 05/21/19, 21:52

Pete Alonso hit a long tying home run in the eighth inning, Amed Rosario had a winning infield single with two outs in the ninth and the New York Mets rallied from deficits three times to beat the Washington Nationals 6-5 Tuesday night.Washington led 1-0 in the fifth, 3-1 in ...

Mets snap 5-game skid with 5-3 win over Nationals

Baseball 05/20/19, 21:41

Amed Rosario and Pete Alonso homered in the first inning as the New York Mets, after learning embattled manager Mickey Callaway is staying around, broke out of their offensive funk a bit to beat the Washington Nationals 5-3 on Monday night.Carlos Gómez cracked an RBI double off the wall for ...

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals’ rally for 6-5 win

Baseball 05/19/19, 21:41

Anthony Rizzo homered, Albert Almora Jr. had three hits and the Chicago Cubs held off the Washington Nationals for a 6-5 victory Sunday night.Chicago led 6-1 before Washington closed to within a run on a three-run homer by Anthony Rendon in the sixth inning and a solo home run by ...

Bryant hits 3 HRs as Cubs punish Nats’ bullpen in 14-6 win

Baseball 05/17/19, 22:39

Kris Bryant matched a career high with three home runs and drove in five while the Chicago Cubs piled on against the Washington Nationals bullpen in a 14-6 win Friday night.Albert Almora Jr., Kyle Schwarber and Willson Contreras also homered to help the NL Central-leading Cubs (26-16) snap a two-game ...

Parra lifts Nats to 7-6 win over Mets; Conforto, McNeil hurt

Baseball 05/17/19, 01:49

The Washington Nationals survived a dramatic ninth inning to secure their first series win in a month.Gerardo Parra hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the fifth and Sean Doolittle stopped the New York Mets' late rally by striking out Keon Broxton with the bases loaded for the final out of ...

Parra lifts Nats to 7-6 win over Mets; Conforto, McNeil hurt

Baseball 05/16/19, 16:00

Gerardo Parra hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the fifth and Sean Doolittle stopped the New York Mets' ninth-inning rally by striking out Keon Broxton with the bases loaded, giving the Washington Nationals a 7-6 win on Thursday.Michael Conforto hit a tying, three-run homer in the third inning but left ...

Nats pitcher Sanchez leaves in 2nd inning with thigh injury

Baseball 05/16/19, 14:20

Washington Nationals starter Anibal Sanchez left in the second inning of Thursday's game against the New York Mets with a thigh injury.The team announced Sanchez had soreness in his left hamstring.After delivering ball four to Brandon Nimmo with one out, Sanchez walked to the rear of the mound. Manager Dave ...

Mets’ McNeil leaves in 3rd inning with abdominal tightness

Baseball 05/16/19, 13:35

New York Mets outfielder Jeff McNeil left the game against the Washington Nationals in the third inning due to abdominal tightness.The Mets said the move was precautionary.McNeil singled and was thrown out on a fielder's choice in the top of the third inning on Thursday. He didn't return to the ...

Corbin Ks 11, Robles homers as Nationals beat Mets 5-1

Baseball 05/15/19, 20:50

Patrick Corbin struck out 11 in eight strong innings and Victor Robles homered to help the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 5-1 on Wednesday night.Anthony Rendon had three hits for Washington (17-25), which had lost seven of 10. He had two doubles and a single, scored twice and ...

Ryu carries no-hitter into 8th, Dodgers blank Nationals 6-0

Sports 05/12/19, 18:18

Hyun-Jin Ryu took a no-hitter into the eighth inning, Corey Seager hit a grand slam and the Los Angeles Dodgers blanked the Washington Nationals 6-0 on Sunday to split a four-game series that featured three shutouts.Nationals newcomer Gerardo Parra, who hit a grand slam Saturday night, played spoiler at Dodger ...

Dodgers’ Ryu pitching no-hitter thru 6 innings vs Nationals

Sports 05/12/19, 17:01

Hyun-Jin Ryu of the Los Angeles Dodgers is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the Washington Nationals. Ryu has struck out six and thrown 90 pitches Sunday at Dodger Stadium. Washington's only baserunner came with one out in the fourth when Brian Dozier walked. In 2014, Ryu took a no-hitter into ...

Parra hits grand slam as Nationals rally to beat Dodgers 5-2

Baseball 05/11/19, 23:19

Gerardo Parra's grand slam in the eighth inning helped the Washington Nationals rally for a 5-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night.Parra — signed by the Nationals on Thursday after being designated for assignment by San Francisco last week — hit a fastball by Dylan Floro on ...

Pederson homers twice, Maeda cruises, Dodgers beat Nats 5-0

Baseball 05/11/19, 00:25

Joc Pederson hit two home runs, Kenta Maeda pitched one-hit ball over six innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers cruised past the Washington Nationals 5-0 Friday night.The Dodgers won without shortstop Corey Seager, who was scratched shortly before first pitch for undisclosed reasons. Los Angeles was blanked 6-0 Thursday in ...

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