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How to Buy Nats Playoff Tickets

Posted 09.21.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The Nats are in the playoffs! Tickets for individual playoffs games went on sale on Friday morning. Buy your tickets online here or b...

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Len Berman | Posted 11.21.2012 | New York
Len Berman

The Washington Nationals clinch the first Washington baseball postseason appearance since 1933. The Cincinnati Reds also clinch a postseason berth.

This Man Won't Leave Nats Fans Stranded After Midnight

Posted 09.19.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- While he didn't provide many details, District of Columbia Councilmember Jack Evans (D-Ward 2) has reassured baseball fans that Metrorai...

Damn Yankees

Jeff Danziger | Posted 11.17.2012 | Sports
Jeff Danziger


Will Nats Fans End Up Stranded?

Posted 09.11.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- With the Nationals inching closer to the playoffs, baseball fans at Nationals Park could be left stranded without a ride home if weeknig...

Benches Clear In D.C... Twice

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.07.2012 | Sports

As the Nats' bats stayed hot against the Chicago Cubs on Thursday night, the tempers of both ball clubs flared, too. The benches cleared twice at Nati...

How Did Werth Catch This One?

Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

Any youth baseball and softball coaches who saw this unorthodox catch by Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth likely had the same thought: Tha...

In Defense Of Shutting Down Strasburg

FanGraphs | Posted 08.25.2012 | Sports

Stephen Strasburg is up to 145 1/3 innings, and the Washington Nationals are sticking to their guns: once Strasburg hits 180 innings or so, he’s don...

Bryce Harper Gets Angry

Posted 08.23.2012 | Sports

Bryce Harper's second-half struggles continued on Monday night against Atlanta with only one hit in five trips to the plate, the last of which left hi...

Major League Baseball Copes With Climate Change

Elliott Negin | Posted 11.05.2014 | Green
Elliott Negin

The 12 months between June 2011 and this June were the warmest since modern recordkeeping began in 1895. And July turned out to be the hottest month on record. What does this trend mean for the national pastime?

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Len Berman | Posted 10.14.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Red Sox icon Johnny Pesky dies at the age of 92. The Yankees show their respect with a moment of silence before last night's game at the stadium.

WATCH: Nats Players Read '50 Shades Of Grey'

Posted 07.27.2012 | DC

The video above shows members of the Washington Nationals reading passages of the steamy, ubiquitous S&M-themed book "50 Shades of Grey." Out loud. Wh...

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Len Berman | Posted 09.15.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Show of hands: Who had the Washington Nationals with the best record in the National League on July 16?

Managing Stephen Strasburg's Second Half

FanGraphs | Posted 07.16.2012 | Sports

The Washington Nationals entered the 2012 season with a plan to limit Stephen Strasburg‘s activity. Since the flamethrowing ace recently underwent T...

Ozzie Calls Out At 'Unprofessional' Bryce Harper

Posted 07.16.2012 | Sports

Ozzie Guillen found himself in familiar territory during and after Sunday's Marlins-Nationals game: The fiery manager of the Miami Marlins was in the ...

The Last Inning

Lanny Davis | Posted 09.01.2012 | Sports
Lanny Davis

There was magic on a baseball field late on Sunday afternoon, May 20, 2012, in Potomac, Md.

Washington Nationals Have the 'Worst Fans in Baseball'? Please

Brian Frederick | Posted 08.21.2012 | Sports
Brian Frederick

It's one thing to rip baseball fans in general for some of these behaviors, quite another to use only one fan base as a sample and then pen a national column ripping that fan base as the worst in baseball. Particularly when that fan base is your own.

Best Place To Heckle In D.C.: Nationals Park

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 06.15.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Maybe you're in a dark club, upset with the jokes of a stand up. Or maybe you work for a man who wears bow-ties by choice and are upset ...

WATCH: Bryce Harper 'Clowns' Reporter

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 06.13.2012 | Sports

Wait a minute. Bryce Harper is only 19? He is not even old enough to buy a beer in these United States? Who knew? Okay, presumably most baseball f...

Should We Believe The Bryce Harper Hype?

Grantland | Posted 06.13.2012 | Sports

Few sports phenoms have lived up to expectations like Bryce Harper has, and that bodes well for his career and for the Nationals...

Bobby V Rips Umpires After Loss

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 06.11.2012 | Sports

Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine didn't shy away from expressing his anger toward home plate umpire Alan Porter during the ninth inning of Boston's gam...

So This Is What Being a Baseball Fan Feels Like... Thanks, Washington Nationals

Brian Frederick | Posted 08.11.2012 | Sports
Brian Frederick

Never until this season have I actually followed a team as closely as I have this Nats team -- hanging on every win or loss, every injury, every lineup change, every single pitch. It's that feeling that is so unique.

Early MLB Surprises & Busts

Posted 05.08.2012 | Sports

The Baltimore Orioles began the week with the best record in the majors, with Bryce Harper and the Washington Nationals close behind. Albert Pujols wa...

Nats GM Lashes Out At Cole Hamels For Intentional Plunking

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.07.2012 | Sports

Shortly after his dominant win over Washington in Nationals Park, Phillies star Cole Hamels admitted to intentionally plunking 19-year-old phenom Bryc...

WATCH: Bryce Harper Shows Up For Random Softball Game

Posted 05.02.2012 | Sports

What should any teenager do with a free day in the nation's capital? See the sights. For starters, there are the monuments and memorials, the White Ho...