Washington Nationals

Henderson Alvarez #37 of the Miami Marlins throws a pitch in the first inning during a game against the New York Mets on September 17, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Source: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Marlins Wrap Up Season With Game Against Nationals

Nationals manager Matt Williams won’t announce his postseason rotation until Washington’s opponent is determined, though Jordan Zimmermann is definitely in his plans.

09/28/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 27: Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals beats the tag by Jeff Mathis #6 of the Miami Marlins in the third inning on a Stephen Strasburg #37 (not pictured) of the Washington Nationals bunt to score teams first run during a baseball game against the Miami Marlins on September 27, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Strasburg Gets Ks Lead In NL, Nats Top Marlins 5-1

Strasburg took over the league lead in strikeouts and gave up only two hits through six scoreless innings in his final tuneup ahead of his first postseason, helping the NL East champion Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 5-1 on Saturday.

09/27/2014

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Marlins To Face Off Against Nationals Saturday

When the Washington Nationals headed into the playoffs with the NL’s best record two years ago, they did so without Stephen Strasburg after he was shut down due to an innings limit.

09/27/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 26: Andrew Heaney #25 of the Miami Marlins pitches in the first during game two of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals on September 26, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Nats Clinch NL Home-Field Edge, Split With Marlins

Kike Hernandez’s grand slam, J.T. Realmuto’s three-run triple and Adeiny Hechavarria’s four hits helped the Miami Marlins beat the NL East champion Washington Nationals 15-7 for a split of a day-night doubleheader Friday.

09/26/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 26: Jarred Cosart #23 of the Miami Marlins pitches in the second inning during game one of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals on September 26, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Cosart Walks 8 In Miami’s ‘Embarrassing’ 4-0 Loss

After an impressive second half of 2014, Miami Marlins right-hander Jarred Cosart will head into the offseason with an eight-walk performance he called “embarrassing.”

09/26/2014

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Marlins To Take On The Nationals

Although he’s already reached a career high in victories and secured a spot in Washington’s playoff rotation, Doug Fister is hoping to nail down one more key victory in his final regular-season start.

09/26/2014

Starting pitcher Brad Hand #52 of the Miami Marlins tosses the ball just prior to being removed from the game during the fifth inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on August 24, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Source: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Marlins Can Clinch Final Home Series With Win On Wednesday

The Miami Marlins will face a pitcher on Wednesday making his final bid for a new contract.

09/24/2014

Henderson Alvarez #37 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the first inning of the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park on September 23, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins’ Alvarez Pitches Gem In 2-0 Win Over Phillies

Sometimes a player does particularly well against a certain team, or teams. That point was proved once again on Tuesday night in Miami.

09/24/2014

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 21: Marcell Ozuna #13 of the Miami Marlins is tended to as manager Mike Redmond #11 looks on after an injury at second base against the Washington Nationals in the seventh inning at Marlins Park on September 21, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Ozuna Hurt In Marlins’ 2-1 Loss To Nationals

The Miami Marlins might have to finish the season without another starting outfielder.

09/21/2014

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 21: Second basemen Danny Espinosa #8 of the Washington Nationals has difficulty getting the ball to teammate Asdrubal Cabrera #6 against the Miami Marlins in the second inning at Marlins Park on September 21, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Strasburg Leads Nats To 4-Game Sweep Of Marlins

Stephen Strasburg pitched seven strong innings to help lead the NL-leading Washington Nationals to a 2-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Sunday, completing a four-game sweep.

09/21/2014

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