Nationals Journal: Braves


Posted at 01:30 AM ET, 04/12/2014

Jayson Werth exits with groin tightness and more on the wild 7-6 walkoff loss to Atlanta

Werth left the game in the 10th with groin tightness of a wild game, and another loss to the Braves.

By James Wagner  |  01:30 AM ET, 04/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Braves, Jayson Werth

Posted at 06:17 PM ET, 09/22/2013

With Nationals loss, the Braves clinch the NL East

The Nationals reign atop the NL East was short-lived.

By James Wagner  |  06:17 PM ET, 09/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Braves, nationals-braves

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 09/20/2013

Jason Heyward returns to top of Atlanta Braves order

The team’s unorthodox but successful arrangement at leadoff returns just in time for the MLB playoffs.

By Barry Svrluga  |  03:26 PM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Braves, Sunday baseball insider

Posted at 09:29 PM ET, 09/18/2013

Fredi Gonzalez, Alex Wood ejected from Nationals-Braves game, warnings issued

More drama in a Nationals-Braves game.

By James Wagner  |  09:29 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  nationals-braves

Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 08/02/2013

NL East has been MLB's least in 2013

The NL East has been baseball's worst division this season by just about any measure.

By Barry Svrluga  |  03:40 PM ET, 08/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Braves, Braves, Marlins, Mets, Miami Marlins, Nationals, NL East, Phillies, Sunday baseball insider, Washington Nationals

Posted at 09:18 PM ET, 04/28/2013

Adam LaRoche will remain in the lineup, and Wilson Ramos is returning to it

Manager Davey Johnson is sticking with Adam LaRoche though his hellacious slump.

By Adam Kilgore  |  09:18 PM ET, 04/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam LaRoche, Atlanta Braves, davey johnson, Nationals, wilson ramos

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 01/24/2013

The ripple effects of the Justin Upton-to-the-Braves deal

The Braves have agreed to a stunning, long-rumored, trade for Justin Upton, according to reports. Does this make them an even more serious contender to the Nationals?

By James Wagner  |  12:49 PM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Braves

Posted at 10:18 PM ET, 09/15/2012

The Nationals don’t need to win Sunday against the Braves, but it wouldn’t hurt

It would be reactionary, and probably even disingenuous, to say the Nationals need to win tomorrow against the Braves. But it would give them one less thing to worry about.

By Adam Kilgore  |  10:18 PM ET, 09/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  nationals-braves