Washington Nationals

Ian Desmond #20 of the Washington Nationals forces out Martin Prado #14 of the Miami Marlins to start a double play in the fifth inning at Nationals Park on August 30, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Source: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Marlins Blow Early Lead, Lose To Nationals 7-4

The Miami Marlins’ struggles inside their division continued this weekend.

08/30/2015

Dee Gordon #9 of the Miami Marlins singles to lead off the game during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on August 29, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Source: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Marlins And Nationals Square Off In Weekend Rubber Match

There has been one consistent bright spot in the Miami Marlins abysmal season.

08/30/2015

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 15: Tom Koehler #34 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the first inning of the game against the New York Yankees at Marlins Park on June 15, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Koehler’s Struggles Continue In Marlins’ 5-1 Loss To Nats

Tom Koehler allowed five runs over six innings, including three on back-to-back homers by Clint Robinson and Ian Desmond’s back-to-back homers in his final frame as Miami fell 5-1 to the Washington Nationals on Saturday night.

08/29/2015

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 15: Tom Koehler #34 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the first inning of the game against the New York Yankees at Marlins Park on June 15, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins Look To Continue Stifling Nationals’ Playoff Chances

The Nationals attempt to rebound from a 4-3 defeat when their three-game series continues Saturday against the visiting Miami Marlins.

08/29/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 28:  Ichiro Suzuki #51 of the Miami Marlins celebrates with Dee Gordon #9 after a 4-3 victory against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on August 28, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Marlins Shred Scherzer, Beat Nats 4-3

Martin Prado had two hits, including a two-run homer, as the Marlins beat the Washington Nationals 4-3 to put a dent in the postseason hopes of the defending division champions.

08/28/2015

Martin Prado #14 of the Miami Marlins looks on during a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Marlins Park on August 24, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Marlins To Take On The Nationals

It’s been five seasons since Max Scherzer lost three straight starts, and slightly longer since he went a full calendar month without a victory.

08/28/2015

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Haren Could Make Final Start With Marlins In Nationals Finale

Max Scherzer was hardly at his best the last time out, or against the Miami Marlins earlier this season.

07/30/2015

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals is congratulated by Michael Taylor #3 after scoring a run during a game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park  in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Harper Homers Twice Into Upper Deck, Nats Beat Marlins 7-2

Who says Marlins Park favors pitchers over hitters?

07/29/2015

Mat Latos #35 of the Miami Marlins reacts from the dugout during the first inning of the game against the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Park on April 7, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Report: Marlins-Dodgers Trade Now On Hold

The Miami Marlins continue to be sellers, agreeing to trade pitcher Mat Latos and first baseman Michael Morse — two players acquired last offseason — to the Los Angeles Dodgers Wednesday, according to the Miami […]

WQAM–07/29/2015

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 19: Tom Koehler #34 of the Miami Marlins delivers a pitch in the second inning against the Washington Nationals at Marlins Park on September 19, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Koehler Set To Take The Mound Against Nationals

While the offense for the Washington Nationals is finally healthy, their bullpen just became much stronger – but perhaps unhappier.

07/29/2015

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