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The Miami Herald
Phillies fall to Nationals on shaky pitching and defense
Kyle Kendrick concluded it was needless to back up home plate. He watched Steve Lombardozzi's double skip to the warning track in the fifth inning of a 5-2 Phillies loss.
Detwiler to test sore oblique in 'pen session
It will not be known until Saturday if Nationals left-hander Ross Detwiler will be able to start Tuesday against the Orioles.
Kendrick hopes to rebound in D.C. opener
's streak of seven straight starts allowing two runs or fewer was snapped last weekened against the Reds, but he still managed to minimize the damage and keep the Phils in the game against a potent Cincinnati offense.
Runs and hits have become difficult to come by for the Washington Nationals and perhaps a return home will ignite a team that's supposed to make a deep run in the playoffs.
Thu May 23, 2013
Zimmerman hosts MS fundraiser at Nationals Park
The Nationals didn't arrive back home from a grueling 10-game West Coast trip until around 4 a.m. ET on Thursday, but several players still turned out to Nationals Park to support Ryan Zimmerman's fourth annual "A Night at the Park" fundraiser.
The Washington Post
Nats are still looking to bust out
Danny Espinosa is one of several Nationals who have not matched their performances from the first portion of last season.
Teddy Never Wins
Nothing Changes, But Nats Beat Giants In Extras, 2-1
Today's game and yesterday's were 99% similar. A close, low-scoring game went to extras.
Wed May 22, 2013
Kershaw, Ethier lead Dodgersa
Kershaw scattered five hits, struck out 11 and pitched 8 2-3 innings in the Dodgers' 2-0 victory over the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night.
Bryce Harper does it all as Nationals salvage road trip finale
The ball flicked off Ian Desmond 's bat in a seemingly effortless motion and began its path toward right field.
Davey Johnson accepts invitation to be on All-Star staff and Steve McCatty stars on a t-shirt
Washington Nationals manager Davey Johnson accepted an invitation from San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy to be a coach on his staff at the 2013 All-Star Game.
Contra Costa Times
Pablo Sandoval's home run lifts San Francisco Giants past Washington Nationals 4-2
Washington Nationals' Ian Desmond tries to grab a ground ball in front of Washington Nationals' Steve Lombardozzi on a hit by San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford in the fifth inning at AT&T Park in San Francisco, Calif.
Tue May 21, 2013
Danny Espinosa trying everything to break out of batting slump
Danny Espinosa burst through the doors of the visitors' clubhouse at AT&T Park on Monday afternoon with his bat in hand and his shirt drenched in sweat.
Mon May 20, 2013
Duke, Vogelsong clash with something to prove
The Nationals' Zach Duke and the Giants' Ryan Vogelsong both are in need of solid starts as they get ready to square off in the opener of a three-game series Monday night at AT&T Park.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Washington Post
LaRoche is heating up
In the quality of his performance, LaRoche toggles between extremes. He can swing toothpicks for a month.
Wed May 15, 2013
NBC Los Angeles
Kershaw Amazes Again, Shuts Down Nats
Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws a pitch against the Washington Nationals at Dodger Stadium on May 14, 2013.
Mon May 13, 2013
Wire Taps: Washington Nationals' Jordan Zimmermann Battles Los Angeles At 10:00 PM Est
The Washington Nationals dropped two of three to the Chicago Cubs with Sunday's loss and now they head out on the road for a long trip through California which starts with tonight's game in LA.
Top Nationals prospect A.J. Cole doing well in Class A, could join Senators later this year
Shortstop Ian Desmond was a fan favorite in Harrisburg when he played for the Senators in 2006, 2008 and 2009.
Sun May 12, 2013
On Kurt Suzuki's first ejection and the strike zone on Sunday
Kurt Suzuki was ejected for the first time in his career on Sunday. It was a ninth-inning called third strike that sent the Nationals' catcher over the edge.
Teddy Never Wins
Moments That Mattered: No One Does Much Of Anything Too Well
Today's game was not good. Read the regular recap to get the gritty, gruesome details, but the gist is that Stephen Strasburg struggled with the help of pretty much everyone else.
Sat May 11, 2013
Jackson earns first win in 8-2 drubbing
Jackson wound up with a two-run double in an 8-2 win over the Nationals, his first victory in a Cubs' uniform.