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GIF: Nats Teammates Get In Each Other's Faces

Posted 08.14.2013 | Sports

Tensions in the Washington Nationals' dugout boiled over early in their game against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night. Outfielder Jayson Wert...

WATCH: Harper Homers, Gets Hit And Clears Benches

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 08.06.2013 | Sports

Bryce Harper appeared to take a long appreciative look at the 437-foot homer he hit in the third inning on Tuesday night. The Atlanta Braves didn't ap...

The Philadelphia Phillies as Sellers? Sure Sounds Dumb

Eric Marmon | Posted 09.16.2013 | Sports
Eric Marmon

As the season enters that delicate time between the All Star Break and the trade deadline, it is clear that the Phillies as sellers makes about as much sense as a sand-flavored ice cream sandwich.

Bryce Harper's Brother Steals Show

Posted 07.16.2013 | Sports

Bryce Harper had his father, Ron, pitch to him during the 2013 Home Run Derby. While he was crushing baseballs, his brother Bryan was in attendance an...

WATCH: Nats Star Gets Upset With Reporter

Posted 07.12.2013 | Sports

Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth wasn't in the mood to talk following his team's 3-1 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on Thurs...

WATCH: Home Run Ball Nails Fan In Face

Posted 07.11.2013 | Sports

The Nationals' Anthony Rendon hit a a line drive home run in the fifth inning of Washington's 5-1 victory over Philadelphia Wednesday night and nearly...

LOOK: Desmond's Close Shave

Posted 07.10.2013 | Sports

Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond had been sporting a very noticeable goatee in recent days. But at some point between the first and third innings in Wa...

The Sweet Call of the National Anthem

Richard C. Harwood | Posted 09.02.2013 | DC
Richard C. Harwood

Some people held their right hand over their heart. Many had taken off their ball caps. And standing there amid the crowd, I could hear the soft strains of folks singing the words to our national anthem.

More Free Food For Bryce Harper

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 06.28.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Nationals star Bryce Harper already got free Chipotle for life. What more could a 20-year-old want? Free Cap'n Crunch, of course. ...

WATCH: Philly Mascot's ATV Breaks Down

Posted 06.18.2013 | Sports

The Phillie Phanatic ran into a bit of mechanical trouble at Citizens Bank Park on Monday night. Before the beginning of the Phillies-Nationals ga...

Jason Linkins

Area Athletic Squad Judged To Have Had More Dreadful Week Than Suddenly Exposed Surveillance State | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.09.2013 | Politics

Then there is the disaster happening on the field. Heading into Friday night, the Nationals were 29-30 and in third place in the National League East ...

Nats Closer Calls Out Bryce Harper After Loss

Posted 05.22.2013 | Sports

Nationals closer Rafael Soriano blew his third save of the season on Tuesday night when San Francisco's Gregor Blanco hit an RBI single over the head ...

WATCH: MLB Stars Play Catch With Fans

Posted 05.15.2013 | Sports

If major leaguers playing catch with young fans in the seats becomes the new trend of the 2013 baseball season, consider this one of the few reasons n...

That Had To Hurt Bryce Harper's Face

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.14.2013 | Sports

All of a sudden, Bryce Harper's ingrown toenail doesn't seem so scary. In just his second game back after dealing with the foot issue, the Nationals' ...

GROSS! Bryce Harper Tweets Pic Of Busted Toe

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.12.2013 | Sports

Bryce Harper was missing from the Washington Nationals' lineup on Friday. The reason? An ingrown toenail. Before the evening tilt at Nationals Par...

Could This Be Baseball's Rendition of Magic and Bird?

Misha Hyman | Posted 06.12.2013 | Sports
Misha Hyman

Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout and the Washington Nationals Bryce Harper are poised to take over Major League Baseball and vie for World Series and league MVPs year after year.

Magnus Carlsen Plays Vishy Anand for the World Chess Title

Lubomir Kavalek | Posted 06.07.2013 | Sports
Lubomir Kavalek

The world's top-rated chess player Magnus Carlsen of Norway qualified from the Candidates tournament in London to challenge the reigning champion Vishy Anand of India in the world championship match in the fall of this year.

WATCH: Dad Catches Home Run Ball While Holding Baby

Posted 04.08.2013 | Parents

It's no secret that parents are excellent multi-taskers -- when it comes to cooking dinner, answering emails, calming tantrums and helping with math h...

Will the Washington Nationals Be the Next Baseball Dynasty?

Ben Berkon | Posted 06.05.2013 | Sports
Ben Berkon

The team's 98 win season last year was no fluke. While the Nats made a big off-season acquisition by trading for Gio Gonzalez, one can really attribute their success to the big contributions by former first round picks Stephen Strasburg and Bryce Harper.

'I Felt Like I Was Making Love To My Hand'

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 04.04.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The Washington Nationals are off to an excellent start. Their star pitcher Stephen Strasburg delivered a solid performance on Monday. 20...

Where To Get Opening Day Hot Dogs

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 04.02.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Play ball! The Washington Nationals' season starts today with a home game against the Miami Marlins. After a nail-biting 2012 season...

'Never Make Predictions... Especially About the Future': My 2013 MLB Picks

Ben Heisler | Posted 05.31.2013 | Sports
Ben Heisler

Everyone thinks of Yogi Berra as the quintessential baseball quote. He made you think, laugh and occasionally want to launch your head into a brick wall. But Casey Stengel, manager of 3,766 games in the Big Leagues never wasted any time getting to the point

Play Ball-Baseball Season Is Here Again!

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.29.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

This season, like all others, is full of possibility excitement and questions. Will this be the year the Yankees finally fall apart? How can Mike Trout top his extraordinary rookie season?

Nats Star Gets Free Burritos For Life

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 03.21.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Of all the benefits that come with being a star player on the Washington Nationals -- the $9.9 million contract, the magazine covers, th...

10 Reasons We Can't Wait For Spring

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 03.08.2013 | DC

Is there any better time of year to live in Washington, D.C. than spring? Cherry blossoms blooming, festivals abounding, patio dining plentiful.... ...