Latest from James Wagner

Goodbye from a Nats reporter and thanks for following along all these years

James Wagner, who was moved to the Nationals beat in the middle of the 2012 season, signs off as he heads to cover the Mets.
  • Jun 10, 2016

Daniel Murphy emerges as a leader in Nationals’ clubhouse

"If you ever needed anything, and I think that goes further than just the clubhouse, he would be there for him," Jayson Werth said of Murphy.
  • Jun 10, 2016

Brian Jeroloman, 31 and at Class AA Harrisburg, won’t quit chasing the dream

Jeroloman was once called up to the majors but didn't appear in a game in five weeks because of an injury.
  • Jun 8, 2016

Why Nationals pitchers kick soccer balls, throw frisbees and footballs before games

"Sometimes you need a little something to get a good burst in. It can get monotonous," reliever Shawn Kelley said.
  • Jun 7, 2016

Trea Turner sent back to Syracuse; Ryan Zimmerman reinstated

Turner went 3 for 3 with a walk in his lone start of the weekend.
  • Jun 6, 2016

The Jonathan Papelbon adventure

He has managed 15 saves in 17 tries despite a decline in his fastball and slider.
  • Jun 6, 2016

Nationals outslug, outlast Reds, 10-9, avoiding a sweep in Cincinnati

After Washington rallies for the lead, its bullpen falters once again.
  • Jun 5, 2016

Nationals notes: stolen bases, Danny Espinosa’s homers, Anthony Rendon’s improvement

Espinosa has six hits the past week and a half, and five of them have been home runs.
  • Jun 5, 2016

Jayson Werth off, Michael A. Taylor in Nationals lineup

The Nationals have four position players hitting under .200 in Sunday's lineup but face a pitcher with a 7.13 ERA.
  • Jun 5, 2016

Stephen Strasburg limps off and Nationals bullpen staggers in 6-3 loss

Right-hander is removed in sixth with apparent leg injury before Reds rally in eighth.
  • Jun 4, 2016