Washington Nationals

Tim Kelly
February 11, 2020 - 1:44 pm
The National League East has a chance to be baseball's most competitive division in 2020. The division is home to the Atlanta Braves, who won 96 games and their second consecutive National League East title a season ago. However, it's easy to forget that because the Washington Nationals won the...
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December 09, 2019 - 3:54 pm
Stephen Strasburg was the first big name to strike a deal at the MLB Winter Meetings and it did not disappoint. The 31-year-old reigning World Series MVP is returning to the Washington Nationals on a reported seven-year, $245 million contract. It is the largest pitching contract ever, surpassing...
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The Nationals' Stephen Strasburg pitches against the Philadelphia Phillies on Sept. 26, 2019, at Nationals Park in Washington.
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Ryan Chatelain
December 09, 2019 - 3:08 pm
The Yankees' Plan B for starting pitching help is no longer an option. Free agent Stephen Strasburg has agreed to return to the Washington Nationals on a seven-year, $245 million contract, WFAN baseball insider Jon Heyman reported Monday.
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Sweeny Murti
November 26, 2019 - 10:00 am
Kevin Long of the Washington Nationals just won his second World Series championship as a hitting coach. He was previously hitting coach for the 2009 world champion Yankees as well as for the 2015 National League champion Mets. Click to listen.
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Gerrit Cole
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Boomer and Gio
October 31, 2019 - 8:56 am
The Nationals are World Series champions. Washington looked down and out a few times during the playoffs, including when they were behind 3-2 to the Astros after losing three straight in the nation’s capital. Click to read.
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John Healy
September 30, 2019 - 2:43 pm
The MLB playoffs have arrived and the matchups are set as 10 teams will get the chance to become World Series champions. A new champion will be crowned this year, too, as the Boston Red Sox will not get the chance to defend their title. There are still plenty of familiar faces, and some new ones,...
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Jacob deGrom and Max Scherzer
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Jason Keidel
September 03, 2019 - 12:38 pm
Perhaps no game in their pursuit means more than the one they play Tuesday night. It's always helpful to defeat the Nats, but especially when the Mets are starting Jacob deGrom against Max Scherzer. Both pitchers have had similarly sublime seasons, with win-loss records that don't reflect their...
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May 21, 2019 - 3:39 pm
The 2016 White Sox season was a complete mess of idiots and weirdos, and Todd Frazier apparently still can't let it go. That was the season that launched a full organizational rebuild, you'll remember, a year that started with the retirement of Adam LaRoche in response to the removal of his kid,...
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