Sep 9, 2011, 12:16 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Drew Storen gave up three ninth-inning runs to take the loss. The Nationals fell to the Dodgers, 7-4, on Thursday afternoon after closer Drew Storen allowed three runs in the top of the ninth inning to take the loss. Pitching in just his third game since Aug. 22, and with rain pouring…
Sep 8, 2011, 10:30 PM EDT
The Nationals and Dodgers remain on a delay for the second game and the rain is really coming down. While you wait here is a video from earlier of Capitals defenseman John Carlson throwing out the first pitch.
Sep 8, 2011, 8:45 PM EDT
File photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER It's Game 2 of today's doubleheader at Nationals Park. UPDATE AT 7 P.M. — The second game of the double header will not be played today. A team spokesman said the game will only be rescheduled if it has playoff implications and is necessary. The Dodgers at…
Sep 8, 2011, 3:26 AM EDT
File photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER The Nats and Dodgers square off in an old-fashioned doubleheader today. Wet grounds last night forced the postponement of the Nationals' game against the Dodgers, so the two clubs will attempt to play two today the old-fashioned way: back-to-back. Yep, it'll be a traditional doubleheader. One ticket…
Sep 7, 2011, 6:51 PM EDT
US Presswire photo The grounds crew at Nationals Park has been kept busy this week. Updated at 5:46 p.m. Tonight's game between the Nationals and Dodgers has now officially been postponed due to heavy rain and potential flooding in the area, general manager Mike Rizzo told reporters at Nationals Park. The teams will play a…
Sep 7, 2011, 5:26 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Stephen Strasburg was brilliant in his 2011 debut. Pitchers making their first start since undergoing Tommy John surgery aren’t supposed to toss five scoreless innings. They aren’t supposed to hit 99 mph on the radar gun. They aren’t supposed to display the kind of efficiency and consistency normally reserved for guys who…
Sep 6, 2011, 10:52 PM EDT
The attention today at Nationals Park may be centered on Stephen Strasburg, but Brad Peacock, Steve Lombardozzi and a bunch of other players promoted from Class AAA Syracuse deserve their moment in the sun … er, rain. Peacock and Lombardozzi were among six players added to the active roster before tonight's scheduled game, joining right-handers…
Sep 6, 2011, 7:25 PM EDT
Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Stephen Strasburg will pitch tonight … if the game is played. Hello from Nationals Park! Yes, it's been a while since I've said that. It's great to be back after nearly two weeks on paternity leave, though I have to say I'm surprised so much media has showed…
Sep 6, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Stephen Strasburg is scheduled to return to the mound at Nationals Park tonight. It was precisely 381 days ago when Stephen Strasburg unleashed a 91-mph changeup to the Phillies' Domonic Brown at Citizens Bank Park and immediately winced in pain, the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow having snapped, the most-hyped…
Sep 5, 2011, 2:54 PM EDT
File photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER The Nats open a four-game series with the Dodgers today at Nationals Park. After dropping two of three to the Mets over the weekend, the Nationals host the Dodgers this week, a four-game series that begins with a Labor Day matinee this afternoon … provided the weather…
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