Nats win one the easy way

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After several nights of drama, Stephen Strasburg helps the Nationals extend their winning streak to eight with a lopsided victory against Arizona.

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Discuss: Nats-Dbacks

Discuss: Nats-Dbacks

Tanner Roark vs. Trevor Cahill.

Matt Williams hopes Ryan Zimmerman will return ‘sometime in September’

Matt Williams hopes Ryan Zimmerman will return ‘sometime in September’

Williams admits Zimmerman is “still going to be awhile” longer but is hopeful for a return next month.

For Nationals, it’s been a taxing time on the bullpen

For Nationals, it’s been a taxing time on the bullpen

With all the recent extra-inning games, Nationals relievers are getting a lot of work.

All signs point to F.P. Santangelo and Bob Carpenter broadcasting game from behind home plate

All signs point to F.P. Santangelo and Bob Carpenter broadcasting game from behind home plate

Some fans question whether relocating the broadcast team during a long winning streak is a good idea.

A’s offensive woes could cost them playoff berth

A’s offensive woes could cost them playoff berth

A steady decline of the offense has knocked them from first place and could put their playoff hopes in jeopardy.

Bryce Harper dances and plays a ukulele in Gatorade’s virtual locker tour

Bryce Harper dances and plays a ukulele in Gatorade’s virtual locker tour

Harper’s virtual locker includes a fire extinguisher, a photo of his dog and more.

Asdrubal Cabrera making an early impact

Asdrubal Cabrera making an early impact

The second baseman has formed a strong double play duo with Ian Desmond and provided some key hits.

Three memorable bird sightings in sports

Three memorable bird sightings in sports

Browns rookie Johnny Manziel flipped the bird to the Redskins’ sideline Monday. Here are a few other notable bird sightings in sports.

Nats win one the easy way

Nats win one the easy way

After several nights of drama, Stephen Strasburg helps the Nationals extend their winning streak to eight with a lopsided victory against Arizona.

McLouth to undergo season-ending shoulder surgery

McLouth to undergo season-ending shoulder surgery

Outfielder Nate McLouth is scheduled to have the procedure on Thursday and is expected to be ready for spring training.

Discuss: Nats-Diamondbacks

Discuss: Nats-Diamondbacks

Stephen Strasburg vs. Chase Anderson.

Nationals have put together a string of nail-biting wins

Nationals have put together a string of nail-biting wins

The Nationals have the best record in the National League after three straight walk-off victories.

Denard Span forgives you if you ditched the Nationals to watch the Redskins

Denard Span forgives you if you ditched the Nationals to watch the Redskins

The crowd at Nationals Park on Monday was the third-smallest of the season.

Tonight’s Nationals-Diamondbacks lineups

Tonight’s Nationals-Diamondbacks lineups

Wilson Ramos gets the day off and Jose Lobaton starts.

Nationals riding power surges by Wilson Ramos, Adam LaRoche

Nationals riding power surges by Wilson Ramos, Adam LaRoche

The Nationals have hit the second most homers in baseball this months.

Little League phenom Mo’ne Davis lands her first Sports Illustrated cover

Little League phenom Mo’ne Davis lands her first Sports Illustrated cover

The 13-year-old pitcher is continuing to take the sports world by storm.

Matthew McConaughey defends his fanny pack at the Red Sox-Astros

Matthew McConaughey defends his fanny pack at the Red Sox-Astros

What was he supposed to talk about? The game? Pfft.

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Should the Nationals be concerned about Soriano?

Should the Nationals be concerned about Soriano?

Since the All-Star Break, Rafael Soriano has three blown saves and a 7.71 ERA in 11 appearances. The Post Sports Live crew debates whether the Nationals should be concerned by the closer's performances.

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RGIII shows weaknesses against Browns, concern for Nationals' Soriano

RGIII shows weaknesses against Browns, concern for Nationals' Soriano

The Washington Post's Jonathan Forsythe, Neil Greenberg, Brandon Parker and Mike Wise discuss Robert Griffin's performance in the Redskins preseason game against the Browns, express concern over Nationals' closer Rafael Soriano's recent struggles, and look ahead to the college football playoffs.

Doug Fister tucked a Jayson Werth garden gnome into his shirt

Doug Fister tucked a Jayson Werth garden gnome into his shirt

The #RallyGnome proved to be a good luck charm for the Nationals on Monday.

Ranking the Nationals’ seven walk-off wins this season

Ranking the Nationals’ seven walk-off wins this season

Where does Adam LaRoche’s home run to beat the Diamondbacks rank?

LaRoche delivers, Nats win (another) wild one

LaRoche delivers, Nats win (another) wild one

Adam LaRoche’s 11th-inning home run lifts the Nationals to their seventh straight win — and third walk-off in a row.

Orioles get early win in TV rights dispute

Orioles get early win in TV rights dispute

New York court grants Orioles-controlled MASN network preliminary injunction in rights dispute involving MLB, Nationals.

Discuss: Nats-Diamondbacks

Discuss: Nats-Diamondbacks

Jordan Zimmermann vs. Vidal Nuno.

New York judge grants MASN, Orioles a preliminary injunction against the Nationals

New York judge grants MASN, Orioles a preliminary injunction against the Nationals

MASN and the Orioles scored an early victory in the legal battle over the Nationals’ television rights fees.

Jayson Werth returns to Nationals’ starting lineup

Jayson Werth returns to Nationals’ starting lineup

Outfielder will bat third, play right field against Diamondbacks Monday night.

Today’s Nationals-Diamondbacks Lineups

Today’s Nationals-Diamondbacks Lineups

Jayson Werth is back and starting.

Little League standout Mo’ne Davis dreams of playing basketball at U Conn

Little League standout Mo’ne Davis dreams of playing basketball at U Conn

She gave a shout out to U Conn women’s basketball Coach Geno Auriemma on ESPN’s “Sunday Conversation.“

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