Washington Nationals

John Healy
January 25, 2020 - 8:42 am
Ryan Zimmerman us coming back for another season. The 35-year-old first baseman has agreed to a one-year, $2 million contract to return with the Washington Nationals, according to Barry Svrluga of the Washington Post. The contract consists of multiple bonuses that can reach up to $5 million...
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Houston Astros relief pitcher Will Harris throws against the Washington Nationals during the seventh inning of Game 3 of the baseball World Series, in Washington.
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Associated Press
January 03, 2020 - 11:33 pm
Harris acknowledged feeling uneasy when the Nationals first approached him
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Tim Kelly
November 20, 2019 - 9:36 am
Last offseason, former Washington Nationals superstar Bryce Harper's free-agent stint lasted over 115 days, with him ultimately leaving to sign a 13-year/$330 million deal with the Philadelphia Phillies during Spring Training. Not only does it not appear that Stephen Strasburg's first stint in free...
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Chris Lingebach
November 15, 2019 - 4:19 pm
Sean Doolittle of the World Series champion Nationals took to Twitter on Thursday to weigh in on the sign-stealing controversy the Houston Astros are currently embroiled in. Mike Fiers, a former pitcher for the Astros, blew the lid off this widening scandal by alleging, along their 2017...
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Tim Kelly
November 06, 2019 - 7:34 am
If Game 6 of the World Series was Stephen Strasburg's final start as a Washington National, he finished on about as high of a note as possible. Following a regular season that will likely net him a top five finish in National League Cy Young Award voting, Strasburg capped off a career-defining...
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John Healy
November 04, 2019 - 2:54 pm
The Washington Nationals World Series celebration continued on Monday when the team visited President Donald Trump at the White House. Reliever Sean Doolittle was among several players who did not attend the ceremony, and explained his reasons why, but Trump had at least one fan in catcher Kurt...
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Tim Kelly
November 04, 2019 - 10:44 am
All MLB free-agents became eligible to sign with new teams on Nov. 4. However, MLB free agency isn't the same sprint as NBA free agency is. The start of NBA free agency is like watching the weather channel, finding out it's going to snow a foot overnight and looking out the window to make sure that...
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John Healy
November 03, 2019 - 8:43 am
World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg is officially on the open market. The 31-year-old right-hander opted out of the remaining four years, $100 million on his contract he signed with the Washington Nationals in 2016, per ESPN's Jeff Passan. Strasburg enters free agency following a dominant postseason...
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John Healy
November 02, 2019 - 1:08 pm
The Washington Nationals will be honored at the White House by President Donald Trump on Monday after defeating the Houston Astros in seven games to win the World Series, but at least one member of the team will not be attending. Nationals closer Sean Doolittle is declining the invitation to the...
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Brandon Scott
October 31, 2019 - 11:05 am
The Astros finished 4-for-29 (.138) with runners in scoring position in the four games they played at Minute Maid Park
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