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Recap: Milwaukee vs. Washington

By The Sports Network, 2 weeks 3 days ago
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Aramis Ramirez doubled three times and drove in five runs to power the Milwaukee Brewers to an 8-4 win over the Washington Nationals in the second of a four-game set at Miller Park on Friday night. Gerardo Parra finished 3-for-4 with a walk and scored two runs and Adam Lind knocked in a run while collecting three hits for the Brewers, who posted their...

Nats place RHP Barrett on DL

By The Sports Network, 2 weeks 3 days ago
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Washington Nationals placed reliever Aaron Barrett on the 15-day disabled list Friday with a right biceps strain. The 27-year-old righty left Thursday's game against Milwaukee in the eighth inning. After recording two outs and allowing an RBI single, he pitched two balls to Hernan Perez before exiting the game with a trainer. Barrett leads...

Recap: Milwaukee vs. Washington

By The Sports Network, 2 weeks 4 days ago
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Scooter Gennett singled in the winning run in the eighth inning to lead the Milwaukee Brewers in a 6-5 win over the Washington Nationals in the opener of a four-game set. Gerardo Parra hit a solo home run and scored twice while Ryan Braun, Adam Lind, Aramis Ramirez and Shane Peterson each drove in a run for the Brewers, who have won three of their last...

Nationals put Zimmerman on DL

By The Sports Network, 2 weeks 4 days ago
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Washington Nationals have placed Ryan Zimmerman on the 15-day disabled list due to a lingering foot injury that has contributed to the first baseman's struggles at the plate. Zimmerman has been dealing with plantar fasciitis in his left foot for much of the season, during which the veteran infielder has recorded career lows with a .209 average and a ....

Nationals acquire reliever Carpenter from Yankees

By The Sports Network, 2 weeks 4 days ago
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Washington Nationals acquired right- handed reliever David Carpenter from the New York Yankees on Thursday in exchange for minor league infielder Tony Renda. Carpenter was designated for assignment by the Yankees on June 3 after posting a 4.82 ERA in 22 appearances out of the bullpen. The five-year major league veteran has a career 3.73 ERA in 210...

Washington Nationals (30-28) at New York Yankees (33-25), 1:05 p.m. (ET)

By The Sports Network, 2 weeks 5 days ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - Nathan Eovaldi tries to pitch the New York Yankees to an eighth straight win on Wednesday when they close out a brief two-game set with the Washington Nationals at Yankee Stadium. New York continued to impress on Tuesday, as Brian McCann's two-run double highlighted a big seventh inning that sent the Yankees to a 6-1 win. The Yankees scored four times in the...

Recap: NY Yankees vs. Washington

By The Sports Network, 2 weeks 5 days ago
Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Denard Span's RBI single in the 11th inning knocked in the deciding run as the Washington Nationals rallied for a 5-4 victory over the New York Yankees, ending the Bronx Bombers' seven-game win streak. Span finished with three hits and a pair of RBI to help the Nationals halt a three-game skid and even this two-game interleague series. Michael Taylor made a...

Nationals Draft Mariano Rivera Jr, Son of the Great Yankees Closer

By Josh Hamburger, 2 weeks 5 days ago
Athletic ability is at least part genetic and how you grow up, and that rings certain in the Rivera household. Mariano Rivera Jr, son of the greatest closer in MLB history, Mariano Rivera, was drafted by the Nationals in the fourth round of the MLB Draft as a pitcher. The Yankees, the team his father played for, were very high on him, after drafting him last season in the 29th round. However,...

Recap: NY Yankees vs. Washington

By The Sports Network, 2 weeks 6 days ago
Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Brian McCann's two-run double highlighted a big seventh inning that sent the New York Yankees to a seventh consecutive win, a 6-1 decision over Max Scherzer and the Washington Nationals. The Yankees scored four times in the seventh to break a 1-1 duel between Scherzer and Masahiro Tanaka, who turned in a second straight outstanding start since returning from a...

Recap: Washington vs. Chicago Cubs

By The Sports Network, 3 weeks 3 days ago
Washington, DC (SportsNetwork.com) - Danny Espinosa hit a three-run homer and the Washington Nationals topped the Chicago Cubs 7-5 in the second of a four- game set on Friday. Wilson Ramos supplied two hits, an RBI and a run scored, while Ian Desmond and Espinosa each scored twice for the Nationals, who ended a three-game skid. "Nice job through the lineup tonight," Washington manager...