Jul 31, 2012, 11:00 AM EDT
US Presswire file photo Mike Rizzo may not be on his phone that much today. Updated at 3:00 p.m. There are, depending on which direction the wind is blowing at any given moment, 18 teams with a halfway legitimate shot at reaching baseball's postseason right now. And nearly every one of those 18 teams is…
Jul 30, 2012, 9:02 PM EDT
After spending much of the season trying to fill vacancies created by injuries, the Nationals are about to get a couple of key veterans back from the disabled list. Both Chad Tracy and Jayson Werth are expected to be activated off the DL during this week's homestand, with Tracy perhaps joining the active roster as…
Jul 30, 2012, 11:00 AM EDT
Associated Press photo Michael Morse is congratulated after hitting his game-tying homer in the ninth. The images from the defining moment of Sunday's dramatic, 11-10 victory in Milwaukee were striking and memorable. Michael Morse with left arm raised as he watched his game-tying home run in the ninth inning sneak over the right-field wall at…
Jul 30, 2012, 12:38 AM EDT
Jul 29, 2012, 3:42 PM EDT
US Presswire file photo The Nationals look for a series victory this afternoon at Miller Park. Bryce Harper has been battling a stomach virus for several days now, and it was bad enough to keep the rookie out of last night's game. He'll attempt to return to the Nationals' lineup for today's series finale at…
Jul 28, 2012, 7:55 PM EDT
US Presswire file photo Miller Park hosts Wisconsin native Jordan Zimmermann tonight. Jordan Zimmermann has made 69 starts in his big-league career in 20 different ballparks, none of them at Miller Park. That makes tonight's outing particularly special for Zimmermann, who grew up a short 3-hour drive to the northwest of Milwaukee in Auburndale, Wisc.…
Jul 27, 2012, 8:51 PM EDT
US Presswire file photo Ross Detwiler looks to pitch the Nats to another win at Miller Park tonight. Enough gloating over the Nationals' record or latest accomplishment. There's another game to be played tonight as this first-place club tries to reach even loftier heights (not to mention a season-best, seven-game winning streak). Ross Detwiler will…
Jul 27, 2012, 11:00 AM EDT
Associated Press photo Bryce Harper makes a catch against the wall in the eighth inning. Remember that blown 9-0 lead to the Braves exactly one week ago? That debacle of a ballgame that left some wondering whether the Nationals' charmed season was about to go down the toilet? Feels like a long time ago, doesn't…
Jul 26, 2012, 9:00 PM EDT
US Presswire file photo Miller Park hosts the Nationals for a four-game, weekend series. The Nationals took on a reeling Mets team this week and dealt them something of a death blow during a three-game sweep. Now they get to face a Brewers club that has lost six in a row and is on the…
Jul 26, 2012, 4:51 PM EDT
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