Jayson Werth’s two-out RBI double in the eighth inning capped a late rally and the Washington Nationals avoided a series sweep with a 6-5 win over the New York Mets on Sunday night.
Zack Wheeler pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the New York Mets piled up a season-high 17 hits in routing the Washington Nationals 11-3 on Saturday night.
Bryce Harper, Ian Desmond and Denard Span all homered, powering the Washington Nationals to a 4-1 win over the New York Mets on Saturday.
By HOWIE RUMBERG AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ The New York Mets’ day started with such promise _ and ended with a backup catcher pitching the ninth inning. Zack Wheeler was roughed up […]
By JOSEPH WHITE AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) _ The worst bullpen in the majors faced an offense that hadn’t managed a late-inning comeback all season. The bullpen lost. The New York Mets were the […]
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Everyone knows the Mets need more than just Matt Harvey on the mound. So when Dillon Gee finally pitched in Sunday, he wasn’t the only […]
Bryce Harper launched two long home runs, including a tiebreaking drive in the eighth inning, and also doubled Saturday to lead the Washington Nationals over the New York Mets 7-6.
The future will only get brighter for Bryce Harper, who has a good chance to develop into a perennial All-Star and MVP candidate.
John Lannan pitched 5 2-3 shutout innings in his first start since replacing Stephen Strasburg in Washington’s starting rotation, and the Nationals lowered their magic number for clinching a playoff berth to six with a 2-0 win over the punchless New York Mets on Wednesday night.
Washington Nationals beat the punchless New York Mets 5-3 on Tuesday night.