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2019 Schedule
19-26, 4th in NL East
Dozier belts homer to give Nats 1-0 lead (0:18)
Pair of doubles in 3rd lift Nationals over Cubs (0:31)

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

VIDEO: Kris Bryant, who went 4-for-6 with 3 home runs and 5 RBI in the Cubs 14-6 win over the Nats, talks about whether his current form reminds him of his 2016 MVP season.

Bryant puts 3 HRs into the Cubs bullpen (0:55)

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

"If we force pitches over the plate, we're going to be very, very good for a while." –Joe Maddon after the 14-6 drubbing of the Nats.

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

Trea Turner is back. The Nationals shortstop, who missed six weeks with a broken finger, has been activated prior to Washington's series opener against the Cubs. Huge boost for the Nats - their shortstops have a combined OPS of .627, fifth worst in MLB. And they've accounted for minus-29 runs saved, second worst in the NL.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Cubs lineup vs Nationals in D.C. tonight


BBTN: Mets' Whispers, Kinsler's Outburst, Leitner

Buster & Karl Ravech discuss the rumors surrounding Mickey Callaway, Ian Kinsler's emotional outburst and much more (7:48). Plus, Jessica Mendoza looks ahead to the weekend (25:24) and a "Call To The Legend" with iconic Padres announcer Ted Leitner who shares tales of Tony Gwynn and answers the question of whether he's the inspiration for Ron Burgundy (36:10).

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2dEddie Matz

Nationals' Sanchez likely headed to injured list

Anibal Sanchez, who is winless in nine starts this season, suffered a hamstring strain in the second inning of Thursday's start and is likely headed to the injured list after an MRI.

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

For the first time in a month, the Nationals have won a series. Gerardo Parra was the hero in the finale, going 3-for-3 with a homer and three RBI in Washington's 7-6 victory. In five games since signing with the Nats, Parra has four extra-base hits and has driven in seven.

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3dKeith Law

Law: The biggest busts of the 2009 MLB draft

Remember Tony Sanchez, Donavan Tate and Matt Hobgood? Few do -- but all were selected ahead of Mike Trout. Here's a look at the first-rounders who never really panned out.


Ramos' slam, Syndergaard lift Mets past slumping Nats 6-2

Wilson Ramos hit a first-inning grand slam after Washington failed to complete what should have been a routine double play, Noah Syndergaard took a no-hitter into the sixth, and the New York Mets beat the slumping Nationals 6-2 Tuesday night.

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

Rookie outfielder Victor Robles, who just went yard off Noah Syndergaard, now leads the Nationals with seven homers. Three of those have come against Syndergaard.

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

Wilmer Difo breaks up Noah Syndergaard's no-hitter with a solid single to right field to lead off the sixth. Difo's knock was just the Nationals' second hit in their last 14 innings.

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MLB cuts value of Nats' TV rights in O's dispute

A Major League Baseball panel hearing the long-running dispute between the Nationals and Baltimore Orioles over money from the cable channel they jointly own said Washington should receive $296.8 million from the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network for its...

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Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.243
On Base Percentage.318
Slugging Percentage.404
Earned Run Average4.87
Quality Starts0