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Doug Fister pitches into the seventh inning and Adam LaRoche, fresh off two days of rest, delivers his team-leading 25th home run in victory in Miami.
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The veteran National’s postseason availability will hinge on how he plays and his hamstring responds over the final week-plus.
Doug Fister goes for his 15th win as the Nationals look to stay on a roll.
Rafael Soriano is confident he’ll be ready for the playoffs.
Everyone is in the starting lineup against the Marlins as the Nationals aim to lock up the NL’s top seed.
Who would the Nationals match up well against in the first round of the playoffs?
Lawmakers take a break from debate to congratulate the Nats and O’s.
If the Nationals win a game, the coach who brought up the lineup card has to do it again. Matt Williams has the best record.
A look at where the contenders stand as we enter the final week of the season.
The left-hander has a 2.79 ERA over his past six starts and is pitching perhaps the best he has all season.
With a mostly full complement, Nationals hammer Miami, 6-2, to continue push for NL’s best record.
Zimmerman went 1 for 7 in an intrasquad game and is expected to play seven innings in left field on Friday.
The Nationals will start their final road series of the year behind Gio Gonzalez.
Adam LaRoche is out of the lineup so that he can get extra rest for his old back injury.
BreakingT’s line of shirts, including one depicting Bryce Harper’s firefighter helmet, provide instant nostalgia.
The light-hitting infielder was added Thursday to the Nationals’ 40-man roster and Eury Perez was DFA’d.
Nearly two weeks after abruptly resigning, the former manager spoke publicly for the first time about his decision.
Oklahoma City star has Nationals fever.
A large part of Betances’s success can be traced to his breaking pitch, which could be a slider, a curve, or a mixture of the two.
Frank Sinatra gives a helping hand.
Souza makes the most of a rare start the day after the Nationals clinched the East.
Why one D.C. baseball fan will go to potential Nats playoff games during Yom Kippur.
Why one D.C. baseball fan is willing to miss potential Nats playoff games during Yom Kippur.
Player posts message on Facebook.
Consternation about beating Atlanta dominated the Nats’ season at one point, but that feels long ago now.
Many core players were on the 2012 team that fell to the Cardinals in five games of the NLDS. They have experience, but the Nationals will need more than that to make a deep run this October.
As the Nationals turn their focus to the playoffs, Ryan Zimmerman’s return brings plenty of roster questions.
Perhaps suffering a celebratory hangover from Tuesday’s division-clinching victory, Washington drops series finale in Atlanta.
Williams’ mother once quoted a Frost poem, so he wanted to honor her in some way.
Regulars get Wednesday and most will be back in the lineup on Thursday. Williams also pushed the rotation back a day.
With more than 1,100 major league games under his belt, how does Ryan Zimmerman prepare for 162 games in 182 days?
Inside the season with the nation’s top-rated football prospect, Woodbridge’s Da’Shawn Hand.
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