Tag Archives: Washington Nationals

Posted on April 28, 2019, by Bryan Zarpentine Things aren’t going to get any easier for the struggling Washington Nationals. On Sunday, the team placed veteran first baseman Ryan Zimmerman on the 10-day Injured List. The 34-year-old Zimmerman is dealing with plantar fasciitis, the latest in a string of injuries that have hindered him during […]

Posted on April 3, 2019, by Bryan Zarpentine The Washington Nationals have had a rough first week of the season. They’ve started the year 1-3, including Tuesday’s loss at the hands of former star Bryce Harper and the Phillies. To add insult to injury, the Nationals also lost shortstop Trea Turner to injury on Tuesday. […]

Posted on March 20, 2019, by Bryan Zarpentine Once again, the Washington Nationals fell short of expectations in 2018, finishing the season 82-80. With Bryce Harper signing elsewhere, there’s a different feel around the club heading into 2019. However, the Nationals still feel like they have a chance to win the NL East for the […]

Posted on February 25, 2019, by Bryan Zarpentine Well, spring training is underway and it appears the Bryce Harper saga is entering the final stretch. Unfortunately, things are far from official and there are still up to five teams still in the running. That includes the Los Angeles Dodgers, who have reportedly jumped back into […]

Posted on February 6, 2019, by Bryan Zarpentine When it comes to starting pitching, you can never have enough. That’s certainly the stance of the Washington Nationals after they re-signed veteran righty Jeremy Hellickson on Wednesday. Hellickson and the Nationals agreed to a one-year deal with a base salary of just $1.3 million. However, Hellickson […]

Posted on January 10, 2019, by Bryan Zarpentine As they prepare to move on without Bryce Harper, the Washington Nationals have had a rather busy offseason. That continued on Thursday when the club agreed to terms with second baseman Brian Dozier. The Nationals and Dozier have agreed to a one-year deal worth $9 million, although […]

Posted on December 13, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Cincinnati Reds have been a little more active than usual at this year’s MLB Winter Meetings. On Wednesday, they pulled the trigger on a notable trade, acquiring starting pitcher Tanner Roark from the Washington Nationals. In exchange, Washington has received pitching prospect Tanner Rainey. The 32-year […]

Posted on December 4, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Washington Nationals are poised to make the first major free agent signing of the offseason. According to reports, the Nationals have agreed to a deal with left-handed ace Patrick Corbin worth $140 million over six years. As of Tuesday evening, the deal is pending a physical. […]

Posted on December 1, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine For the second time this offseason, the Washington Nationals have added a catcher to their roster. One of their first moves this winter was signing veteran Kurt Suzuki to a two-year deal. On Friday, Washington acquired Yan Gomes from the Cleveland Indians. As part of the deal, […]

Posted on November 19, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Washington Nationals have a lot of issues to address this offseason. But they’ve chosen to address their situation behind the plate first. Washington has reportedly agreed to a two-year deal with veteran catcher Kurt Suzuki. The agreement, which is still pending a physical, will pay Suzuki […]

Posted on November 5, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Without a doubt, outfielder Bryce Harper is the star attraction of this year’s free agent class. Manny Machado may be a close second, but Harper’s free agency has been talked about practically since he made his big league debut. Obviously, it’s early in the offseason and a […]

Posted on August 8, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Washington Nationals are far from being out of contention in the playoff race. But injuries continue to make it difficult for the reigning NL East champs to make significant headway. The latest victim of the injury bug is reliever Kelvin Herrera. The Nationals placed Herrera on […]

Posted on July 22, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Washington Nationals just can’t seem to escape the injuries that have hindered them all season. What looked like a short-term injury for closer Sean Doolittle has turned into something a little more serious. A recent MRI revealed that Doolittle has a stress fracture in his foot. […]

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