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Bell, Soto HRs back Fedde's sharp outing, Nats rout Rockies

May. 04, 2022 01:00 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Erick Fedde pitched seven sharp innings, Josh Bell and Juan Soto homered, and the Washington Nationals continued their high-scoring ways on the road by beating the Colorado Rockies 10-2 on Tuesday night. Keibert Ruiz had three hits and three RBIs and Yadiel Hernández...

Nationals reinstate Dee Strange-Gordon from IL, option Fox

May. 03, 2022 20:29 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The Washington Nationals have reinstated Dee Strange-Gordon after the infielder/outfielder completed a weeklong rehabilitation assignment at Triple-A Rochester. To make roster room for Strange-Gordon, the Nationals optioned infielder Lucius Fox to Rochester and...

Hernandez 5 RBIs, Soto 3 hits, Gray excels, Nats top Giants

May. 01, 2022 21:07 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yadiel Hernandez drove in a career-high five runs with three hits as the Washington Nationals beat the San Francisco Giants 11-5 on Sunday. Juan Soto also had three hits and scored three times for the Nationals. Washington’s Lucius Fox got his first two hits...

Last-place Nats on 8-game losing streak: 'It's been tough'

Apr. 29, 2022 03:15 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez still sticks to his favorite catch phrases and his familiar optimism, invoking phrases about “going 1-0 today” and “anything can happen.” He recalls, naturally, that when the Nationals were 19-31 early in 2019,...

Rolling Marlins hand reeling Nats 8th straight loss, 3-2

Apr. 28, 2022 17:16 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Music blaring, smiles all around, the Miami Marlins are enjoying postgame time these days — five victories in a row, a winning record and second place in the standings will do that. Especially for a team, as left-hander Trevor Rogers pointed out after his...

2 Bahamian players in MLB game: Marlins' Chisholm, Nats' Fox

Apr. 27, 2022 23:56 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Growing up as childhood friends in the Bahamas, Jazz Chisholm Jr. and Lucius Fox talked about one day reaching the majors together. On Wednesday night, they shared a ballfield as starters in the big leagues — Chisholm at second base for the Miami Marlins, Fox at...

López's ERA to 0.39; Marlins edge Nats 2-1 for 4 wins in row

Apr. 27, 2022 23:36 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — If this is how Pablo López pitches when he's not feeling particularly well — dizzy, sort of light-headed, “eyes lagging, in video game terms,” to use his description — imagine what the Miami Marlins righty will do on days when everything is perfect. ...

LEADING OFF: Mets rest after melee, Whitlock starts again

Apr. 27, 2022 22:42 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around baseball Thursday: ___ COOLING OFF Boiling mad after a spate of plunkings this season, the New York Mets have a day off to recover. The Mets have been drilled 19 times in 20 games this season, leading the...

Pederson homers twice in Giants' 12-3 rout of Nationals

Apr. 24, 2022 18:17 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joc Pederson homered twice, doubled and drove in three runs to help the San Francisco Giants rout the Washington Nationals 12-3 on Sunday for the series sweep. Pederson moved to the leadoff spot after Mike Yastrzemski was placed on the COVID-19 list Sunday...

'Hallelujah!' Adon helps Nats sweep doubleheader vs. D-backs

Apr. 19, 2022 23:22 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — It might not seem like a big deal for a starting pitcher to get through the sixth inning. It was, however, for Joan Adon and the Washington Nationals. “Hallelujah!” Nationals manager Dave Martinez sang, his voice rising to a higher octave. “We had two games...