By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Gio Gonzalez chuckled when asked to explain his success at Citi Field. “It’s New York. It’s a beautiful city. It’s got great food,” he […]
By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Matt Harvey outpitched Max Scherzer, barely, and the New York Mets backed their ace with a lot of fancy fielding before breaking away from […]
By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ An agitated Stephen Strasburg settled down in a hurry after a rocky start and the Washington Nationals became the first visiting team to win […]
By HOWARD ULMAN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP)_ Two errors by pitcher Blake Treinen allowed Boston to erase a seventh-inning deficit, and the Red Sox won 8-7 on Tuesday night as the Washington Nationals […]
By HOWARD ULMAN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) _ Mookie Betts hit a three-run homer, took a two-run shot away from Bryce Harper with a flashy catch and stole two bases on the […]
By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) _ Matt Harvey was dynamic in his return from Tommy John surgery, outpitching Stephen Strasburg with six scoreless innings, regularly reaching 97 mph and striking […]
By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) _ Max Scherzer took a no-hitter into the sixth inning of his Washington debut but was unable to overcome two costly errors by shortstop Ian Desmond, […]
Gio Gonzalez struck out a career-high 12 batters and allowed just one hit through seven innings in the Nationals’ 3-0 win over the New York Mets in the second game of day-night doubleheader Thursday as Washington salvaged a split.
By IAN QUILLEN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) _ Ryan Zimmerman tested his healing right hamstring, playing seven innings in the playoff-bound Washington Nationals’ 7-4 loss to the New York Mets in the opener […]
The rainout of Wednesday night’s game against the New York Mets will force Nationals to play consecutive, day-night doubleheaders at home, against the Mets on Thursday and the Miami Marlins on Friday.