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As of old: Jordan Zimmermann gives up 2 runs in 6 IP, fanning 8 and walking one.
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The Nationals announced the signing of a two-year player development contract extension with the Hagerstown Suns of the Class A South Atlantic League through the 2016 season.
12 hrs ago | Tomahawk Take
Aug 25, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Washington Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth reaches for baseball hit off the wall for a double by Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard in the fourth inning at Citizens Bank Park.
Colorado Rockies pitcher Jorge De La Rosa delivers a pitch during the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Coors Field on Jul 23, 2014; Denver, CO, USA.
A 36-game on-base streak that started in the first half and just kept going. A .369/.420/.456 line in 39 games in the second half.
The Phillies completed a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals and won for the fourth straight time with Wednesday's 8-4 triumph, as Jimmy Rollins, Marlon Byrd and Grady Sizemore all homered to back six decent innings from Kyle Kendrick.
Seattle enters this series after dropping two of three to the worst team in baseball, the Texas Rangers.
The Nationals on Thursday announced the signing of a two-year player development contract extension through the 2016 season with the Auburn Doubledays of the short-season Class A New York-Penn League.
It has been a great month of August for the Nationals. They enter Friday's game against the Mariners with a 17-9 record during the month.
Washington Nationals' GM Mike Rizzo talked to 106.7 the FAN in D.C.'s Grant Paulsen and Danny Rouhier on Wednesday about the big season at all levels of the Nats' minor league system.
Baseball's schedule is unrelenting. After capping one of the most memorable stretches in team history, the Washington Nationals were swept in Philadelphia by a last-place division foe.
Philadelphia's Taney Dragons had talent on all levels, including 13-year-old Mo'ne Davis , the star pitcher and the first Little Leaguer to grace the cover of Sports Illustrated.
Grady Sizemore powers Phillies to sweep over Nats The last-place Phillies went 7-2 on their best homestand this season.
Since donning a Nationals uniform, Asdrubal Cabrera has had to make two significant adjustments: playing in the National League and playing second base.
The Arizona Fall League announced its preliminary rosters for the 2014 season on Tuesday, and seven players in the Nationals' organization will head west to compete in the six-week league that begins its season on Tuesday, Oct. 7. "Approximately 60 percent of our players will reach the Major Leagues," AFL director Steve Cobb said.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:45 pm
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