Nov 6, 2012, 11:00 AM EST
Associated Press photo More than 100 million Americans are expected to vote today. All across the United States today — in big cities and small towns, in schools and in churches, in battleground states and in states where the outcome has long been known — Americans will perform the simplest, yet most important act of…
Nov 5, 2012, 7:28 PM EST
Pat Corrales, who has spent the last six seasons as a member of either the Nationals’ coaching or player development staff, is leaving the organization to join the Dodgers. Corrales will become a special assistant to Los Angeles general manager Ned Colletti, in the process rejoining Dodgers president Stan Kasten (who previously employed him in…
Nov 5, 2012, 12:00 PM EST
US Presswire photo Could the Nationals splurge for right-hander Zack Greinke? While most of the sporting public spent the weekend watching football and perfecting the art of changing channels the moment yet another incessant campaign ad overtook their TV screens, baseball's free agency period officially opened for business. You most likely didn't hear a whole…
Nov 2, 2012, 11:17 PM EST
The Nationals made a qualifying contract offer to Adam LaRoche before today's 5 p.m. deadline, but not to any of their other free agents, ensuring they would receive at least one draft pick as compensation should they lose the veteran first baseman. LaRoche was given the one-year, $13.3 million offer all free agents are eligible…
Nov 2, 2012, 11:00 AM EST
US Presswire photo Sean Burnett owns a 2.81 ERA in 3 1/2 seasons with the Nationals. Plenty of attention — and rightfully so — has been given to the Nationals' ongoing attempt to re-sign Adam LaRoche. And a good deal of time has been spent debating the Nationals' need for a new No. 5 starter…
Nov 1, 2012, 11:00 AM EST
US Presswire photo Ryan Zimmerman, not surprisingly, leads many offensive categories. This has become one of my favorite annual blog posts: the revised Nationals all-time statistical leaderboard. It's both a fun trip down memory lane and (these days) a reminder of how far the organization has come from its humble past. Some of the categories…
Oct 31, 2012, 6:45 PM EST
The Nationals have re-acquired right-hander Brad Meyers after the Yankees sent the Rule 5 draft pick back to Washington following an injury-plagued season. Meyers, 27, was selected away by New York in last December's Rule 5 draft and was expected to spend the season on the big-league roster (per draft rules). But he landed on…
Oct 31, 2012, 2:24 AM EST
US Presswire photo Managers and coaches voted Adam LaRoche the NL's best defensive first baseman. The best offensive season of Adam LaRoche's career may actually have helped the Nationals first baseman be recognized at long last for his fielding prowess. LaRoche won his first-ever Rawlings Gold Glove award tonight, selected as the best defensive first…
Oct 30, 2012, 4:48 PM EST
US Presswire photo Ian Desmond has a chance to win both a Gold Glove and a Silver Slugger award. The regular season has long since ended. The postseason is now over, as well. And the offseason is about to kick into high gear. But sandwiched in between all of that is another season, one that…
Oct 29, 2012, 4:53 PM EST
Ian Desmond and Adam LaRoche are finalists to win their first Gold Glove awards. Desmond is one of four National League shortstops up for the award, joining the Marlins' Jose Reyes, the Phillies' Jimmy Rollins and the Reds' Zack Cozart. LaRoche is one of three NL first baseman named finalists, along with the Braves' Freddie…
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