Cubs Get To Scherzer, Then Hold On To Top Nats 9-8 In Game 5The Chicago Cubs win whenever they need to, with whatever it takes, even a seven-out save by Wade Davis to preserve a shrinking lead and a "Did that really happen?" four-run inning against Washington's Max Scherzer in a thriller of a Game 5.
Strasburg To Start Game 4 Of NLDS For Nationals After AllWashington Nationals ace Stephen Strasburg will start Game 4 of the NL Division Series against the Chicago Cubs after all.
Nats GM: Scherzer To Face Cubs In NLDS But Not Decided WhenWashington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo says no decision has been made on when two-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer will start against the Chicago Cubs in the playoffs.
Kahn: Will The Nationals Win In October?The Washington Nationals have had plenty of success in recent years—just not in the playoffs.
Max Scherzer Extends Historic Streak He Began With TigersThe others are all Hall of Famers: Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and Fergie Jenkins.
Avila Homers As Cubs Top Nationals 7-4"It felt really good," said Avila, who was acquired on Monday to back up Contreras. "I glad to get it over with and out of the way."
Nationals Ace Scherzer Leaves In 2nd Inning After Hitting Home Run [VIDEO]Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer hit his first career home run Tuesday night before a neck spasm cut short his outing against the Miami Marlins after he pitched only one inning.
Nationals Hit 8 HRs To Blast Brewers 15-2 [VIDEO]Washington matched two major league records in a seven-run third inning: Most consecutive home runs (four) and most home runs in an inning (five).
K-Rod Released By Washington NationalsRodriguez threw five innings across three different minor league levels in the Nationals' organization, giving up one earned run, striking out two and walking three.
Basebrawl! Harper, Strickland Punch Away, Nats-Giants Fight [VIDEO]Nationals slugger Bryce Harper and San Francisco reliever Hunter Strickland both landed punches to the head during a wild brawl that erupted Monday after a hit by pitch.
Keidel: Bryce Harper And Baseball's New Salary NarrativeBryce Harper's $21 million contract for 2018 bodes well for the Nats and reflects an MLB that lets teams more fairly compete for players.
Rendon Drives In 10, Hits 3 HRs As Nationals Rout Mets 23-5Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon said he'd never had a day like this one.