Max Scherzer scattered three hits over seven innings, Jonathan Papelbon got his first save for Washington with a perfect ninth inning and the Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Thursday.
Max Scherzer was hardly at his best the last time out, or against the Miami Marlins earlier this season.
We’ve reached the midway point of the season, time to look at the awards races.
No contract clause is worse than Bobby Bonilla’s with the New York Mets, but here are some other contracts that certainly raise some eyebrows.
A little over a quarter of the season has been played, which means it’s time to hand out some early season awards.
The Miami Marlins have always had a hard time getting wins at Nationals Park and this week was no different.
The Miami Marlins are looking to win their fourth consecutive series on Thursday in D.C.
Mat Latos and four relievers combined on a three-hitter, and the Miami Marlins beat Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals 2-1 Tuesday night.
Only in spring training can a walkoff homerun get overshadowed by players who had little-to-no impact on the game.
With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.