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  1. Spring radio schedule

    Mar 4, 2011, 7:54 PM EDT

    I know a lot of you have been asking about this one. At long last, we have an official schedule of spring training games on the radio. WJFK (106.7 FM) is the new flagship station, as you’ve known for several weeks now. Most of the games this spring will be broadcast there, though a couple…

  2. Nats vs. Braves (ss) – 3/4/11

    Mar 4, 2011, 5:30 PM EDT

    File photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Space Coast Stadium hosts the Braves today. Jason Marquis gets his first chance to pitch this spring today, hoping to build off his strong finish from last season and put his otherwise wretched 2010 completely behind him at last. The veteran right-hander has been in good health…

  3. Chico, Bisenius, Martis re-assigned

    Mar 4, 2011, 2:53 PM EDT

    The Nationals made their first cuts of spring training this morning, re-assigning left-hander Matt Chico and right-handers Joe Bisenius and Shairon Martis to minor-league camp. All three pitchers had been removed from the 40-man roster during the offseason, and though they were invited to big-league camp, none had a realistic shot of heading north with…

  4. Nats at Cardinals (ss) – 3/3/11

    Mar 3, 2011, 3:00 PM EDT

    File photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, home of the St. Louis Cardinals. There's no question how important this season is for Jordan Zimmermann, who after battling back from Tommy John surgery is fully healthy and poised to develop into the quality starting pitcher the Nationals felt they were…

  5. Lannan, Maya and Bernadina

    Mar 3, 2011, 4:00 AM EDT

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER John Lannan was sharp for two innings before struggling in the third. VIERA, Fla. — Well, three games into the exhibition season, the Nationals are undefeated. They disposed of the Mets twice and today toppled the Marlins, 8-4, at Space Coast Stadium. Too soon to start printing up…

  6. Ankiel’s unique perspective

    Mar 2, 2011, 9:27 PM EDT

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Rick Ankiel, once a pitching phenom, has resurrected his career as an outfielder. VIERA, Fla. — The newly acquired outfielder walked across the clubhouse, approached the young pitcher and extended his arm. “Hey, I’m Rick Ankiel,” he said. “Nice to meet you,” Stephen Strasburg replied. These kind of…

  7. Henry Rodriguez ready to roll

    Mar 2, 2011, 4:48 PM EDT

    VIERA, Fla. — Henry Rodriguez, the flame-throwing reliever acquired from Oakland in the Josh Willingham trade, arrived at Nationals camp today and believes it won’t take long to catch up to the rest of his new teammates. Rodriguez, 24, had been stuck in his native Venezuela the last two weeks waiting for his visa application…

  8. Zimmermann, Clippard contracts renewed

    Mar 2, 2011, 3:55 PM EDT

    VIERA, Fla. — The Nationals announced this morning they’ve renewed the contracts of right-handers Jordan Zimmermann and Tyler Clippard and come to terms with 18 other players who have less than three years of big-league experience. All members of the Nationals’ 40-man roster are now under contract for 2011. Zimmermann and Clippard were unable to…

  9. Nats vs. Marlins – 3/2/11

    Mar 2, 2011, 3:18 PM EDT

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER The sun is back out in full force today at Space Coast Stadium. VIERA, Fla. — It's another beautiful day in the paradise otherwise known as Viera. After yesterday's rain and menacing clouds, we've got bright sunshine today for the first of way too many meetings this season…

  10. Tommy John surgery for Meredith

    Mar 2, 2011, 2:42 PM EDT

    VIERA, Fla. — Cla Meredith, signed by the Nationals over the winter after having bone chips removed from his elbow, now has a torn ligament that requires Tommy John surgery. Meredith, a Richmond native who pitched in college at VCU, will undergo the ligament replacement procedure today in Washington, according to a Nationals spokesman. Team…

Archives

NL EAST STANDINGS

W L GB
WASHINGTON 54 43 --
ATLANTA 54 45 1.0
MIAMI 46 52 8.5
NEW YORK 46 53 9.0
PHILADELPHIA 43 56 12.0
Through Monday's games

UPCOMING SCHEDULE
TUE: Nats at Rockies, 8:40 p.m.
WED: Nats at Rockies, 3:10 p.m.
THU: OFF
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.
Full season schedule

Mark joins Rob Carlin and Joe Orsulak every Thursday at 4 p.m. on Comcast SportsNet for a half-hour show on the Nats, Orioles and rest of MLB. Re-airs Thursdays at 11:30 p.m., Saturdays at 9 a.m. and Sundays at 11:30 a.m.

ON THE RADIO

As ESPN-980 AM's Nats Insider, Mark makes daily appearances on the station's various shows. Here's the 2014 schedule (subject to change)...

MON: 12:45 p.m.
TUE: 2:30 p.m.
WED: 4:30 p.m.
THU: 2:30 p.m.
FRI: 1:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m.
SAT: 10:30 a.m.

*All times Eastern. You can also listen to the station on 94.3 FM, 92.7 FM and online at ESPN980.com. Click here for past audio clips.

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