May 4, 2011, 7:29 PM EDT
Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER The Nationals try to get back to .500 tonight at Citizens Bank Park. PHILADELPHIA — It's a cold, windy and rainy afternoon in Philly right now, though the skies are beginning to clear and there's not expected to be any precipitation worry for the game tonight. It will,…
May 4, 2011, 3:15 PM EDT
US Presswire photo Michael Morse's solo homer last night accounted for the Nationals' entire offense. PHILADELPHIA — Perhaps lost amid all the Jayson Werth hullabaloo last night was another feeble performance from the Nationals' lineup, which managed one run and five hits against Phillies starter Cole Hamels. This, of course, was nothing new. The Nats…
May 4, 2011, 4:14 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Jayson Werth doffs his helmet upon stepping to the plate in the first inning. PHILADELPHIA — From the moment he walked into Citizens Bank Park Tuesday afternoon, past the Phillies clubhouse he called home for four years and into the visitors’ digs for the first time in a long time, Jayson Werth…
May 3, 2011, 10:41 PM EDT
PHILADELPHIA — Ryan Zimmerman had successful surgery here Tuesday to repair the torn abdominal muscle that had plagued him since early April, a procedure that is expected to keep the Nationals third baseman sidelined another six weeks. Philadelphia specialist Bill Meyers performed the surgery and informed Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo it was less severe…
May 3, 2011, 7:44 PM EDT
Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Jayson Werth and the Nationals open a three-game series tonight in Philadelphia. PHILADELPHIA — There are all kinds of connections between the two teams here tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Obviously, this marks Jayson Werth's return to Philadelphia, and the right fielder is sure to be greeted with…
May 3, 2011, 1:48 PM EDT
Tuesday, 7:05 p.m. — RHP Livan Hernandez (3-2, 3.23) vs. LHP Cole Hamels (3-1, 3.13)TV: MASN Radio: WJFK-106.7 FMWednesday, 7:05 p.m. — RHP Jason Marquis (3-0, 2.62) vs. RHP Vance Worley (1-0, 0.00)TV: MASN Radio: WJFK-106.7 FM Thursday, 7:05 p.m. — LHP John Lannan (2-3, 3.78) vs. RHP Roy Halladay (4-1, 2.14)TV: MASN Radio: WJFK-106.7…
May 3, 2011, 3:57 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Tom Gorzelanny tonight authored the latest gem by a Nationals starter. They weren’t supposed to pitch like this. The Nationals’ rotation was supposed to be this club’s weakest link. Certainly, that’s the way it had been in previous seasons. And with Stephen Strasburg spending his spring and summer in Viera, Fla., rehabbing…
May 2, 2011, 7:40 PM EDT
Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER The Nats try to take three of four from the Giants tonight at Nationals Park. The Nationals had planned all season to celebrate Military Appreciation Night during tonight's game against the Giants. Little did anyone know how appropriate that would be. Should make for a compelling scene tonight…
May 2, 2011, 2:59 PM EDT
US Presswire photo Jason Marquis leads the Nats' surprising rotation with three wins and a 2.62 ERA. Though today is May 2 and the Nationals played yesterday, for practical purposes they've just now completed the first month of the 2011 season. With 27 games in the books, the Nats are exactly one-sixth of the way…
May 1, 2011, 10:45 PM EDT
US Presswire photo Ivan Rodriguez congratulates Drew Storen at the end of the Nats’ 5-2 win. No Ryan Zimmerman? On this day, no problem. The Nationals rode Jordan Zimmermann’s quality start, three hits from Jayson Werth and a clutch hit from Ivan Rodriguez to scratch out a 5-2 victory over the Giants today at Nationals…
NL EAST STANDINGS
TUE: Nats at Rockies, 8:40 p.m.
WED: Nats at Rockies, 3:10 p.m.
FRI: Nats at Reds, 7:10 p.m.
SAT: Nats at Reds, 4:05 p.m.
SUN: Nats at Reds, 1:10 p.m.
MON: Nats at Marlins, 7:10 p.m.
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WED: 4:30 p.m.
THU: 2:30 p.m.
FRI: 1:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m.
SAT: 10:30 a.m.
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