MLB Nationals 

Nats fall in 18 innings, win series vs Pirates

The late, great Ernie Banks famously said “Let’s play two” whenever his Cubs played in a double header. The Nationals and Pirates did just that on Sunday afternoon, but not in a double header. The two teams played the equivalent of two games as the game ended after 18 innings. The Nats fell to the Buccos 2-1 with the help... Read More
MLB Nationals 

Nats investment in Daniel Murphy is paying off

Before this past Christmas, the Washington Nationals received an early present by signing second baseman Daniel Murphy away from the divisional rival New York Mets. Washington needed to fill a void at second base and they did just that by acquiring Murphy. At the All-Star break, Murphy leads the MLB with a .348 batting average. He ranks third in slugging... Read More
MLB Nationals 

Harper leads Nationals to best record in baseball after first two weeks

Getting off to a great start doesn’t always mean that’s the way the season will play out, but it certainly doesn’t hurt. The Washington Nationals are off to a red-hot start, owners of the best record in baseball at 9-2 after the first two weeks of the season. They are in first place in the National League East. Reigning NL... Read More
Nationals 

Nats begin 2016 campaign with sweep of Braves

The Washington Nationals are a team that had many question marks heading into this season. Would they be able to overcome their late-season collapse and regain the NL East crown or would it be a long season for the team from the Nation’s Capital. So far in 2016, so good as the Nats were able to sweep the home standing... Read More
Nationals Orioles 

Which Beltway Series team will have the better season?

The 2016 MLB season is finally upon us and every team has a clean slate. The DMV area has two quality baseball teams in the Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals. Since the Nationals came to D.C. in 2005 from Montreal (the former Expos), the Beltway Series was born between the Nat’s and O’s. Baltimore currently is leading the series 36-26.... Read More
Nationals 

Christmas comes early in Washington, Nats sign Murphy

After swinging and missing throughout the offseason, the Washington Nationals finally connected by signing former New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy to a three-year deal. Murphy helped lead the Mets to the World Series in 2015 and belted a home run in a record six-straight postseason games. He batted .298 with 14 home runs and 73 RBIs this season.... Read More
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