Nationals

Today's Poll

Who is the biggest threat to the Nats in the NL East?
Braves
10%
Marlins
7%
Mets
82%
Phillies
1%

Injury Report

Injuries
DatePlayerStatus
8/27D. SpanLeft hip inflammation (on 15-day DL)
8/19T. MooreLeft ankle sprain (on 15-day DL)
8/8D. UgglaBack spasms (on 15-day DL)
8/6A. BarrettRight elbow sprain (on 60-day DL)
7/12D. CarpenterRight shoulder inflammation (on 15-day DL)
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Nationals - Team News
Jayson Werth - OF
Jayson Werth went 1-for-4 with a double in Friday's loss to the Marlins. The double was just Werth's ninth of the season. Injuries have limited him to 55 games and 204 at-bats to this point. When he's actually been able to play, it's been a...
Aug 28 10:34PM Read More
Ian Desmond - SS
Ian Desmond went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and a strikeout in Friday's loss to the Marlins. Desmond went yard for a solo shot off Marlins starter Adam Conley in the second inning. He later added a single. While his .232/.280/.391 batting line isn't going to impress...
Aug 28 10:22PM Read More
Max Scherzer - S
Max Scherzer was not quite on his game in Friday's loss to the Marlins, allowing four runs on... Strasburg struck out eight without walking a batter, but the Marlins managed to impart enough damage to saddle him with the loss and even his record at 11-11. Martin Prado...
Aug 28 10:12PM Read More
Yunel Escobar - 3B
Yunel Escobar (hand) is out of the Nationals' lineup Friday. Escobar had to exit Thursday's contest after being hit on the right hand by a pitch. X-rays came back clean, but he remains sore. Anthony Rendon is handling third base,...
Aug 28 4:36PM Read More
Denard Span - OF
Nationals manager Matt Williams confirmed Friday that Denard Span will undergo season-ending... He also revealed that it will be to repair Span's labrum, which has been bothering the outfielder for a while. The Nats think the hip issue is connected to the core and back...
Aug 28 4:34PM Read More
Michael Taylor - OF
Michael Taylor (knee) is expected to be sidelined for a few days. The feeling is that Taylor didn't cause any major damage when he collided with the outfield wall Thursday, but he has a bad bruise on his right knee. He could wind up...
Aug 28 2:32PM Read More
Matt den Dekker - OF
Nationals recalled OF Matt den Dekker from Triple-A Syracuse. He'll provide outfield depth with Denard Span (hip) out and Michael Taylor (knee) banged up. Den Dekker has hit just .184/.259/.347 over 26 games in the majors this season.
Aug 28 2:28PM Read More
Denard Span - OF
MLB.com's William Ladson reports that Denard Span will have season-ending surgery on his left... Span has just never been fully healthy all season. He had his first core muscle surgery last December, came back too soon and then required a second procedure in March. He...
Aug 28 1:52PM Read More
Denard Span - OF
Nationals placed OF Denard Span on the 15-day disabled list with left hip inflammation. The hip issue is related to the core and back issues that have sidelined Span already this season. At this point, there is fear in the Nationals organization that the...
Aug 27 11:04PM Read More
Michael Taylor - OF
Michael Taylor (knee) is listed as day-to-day after being diagnosed with a right knee contusion... Taylor was pulled from Thursday's game in the seventh inning after crashing into the outfield wall. Thankfully, he was able to avoid any significant injuries and should be...
Aug 27 10:31PM Read More
Joe Ross - S
Joe Ross allowed just an unearned run and one hit over six innings to beat the Padres on... Wil Myers was pretty impressive before getting hurt this year, but the Padres would sure love to have Ross and Trea Turner back right now. Ross has a 3.24 ERA and a very...
Aug 27 10:30PM Read More
Yunel Escobar - 3B
Yunel Escobar is considered day-to-day after X-rays on his hand came back negative late... He was lifted from Thursday's game after being drilled by a pitch on his right hand. He was fortunate to avoid any fractures though and should be able to return to the...
Aug 27 10:29PM Read More
Jayson Werth - OF
Jayson Werth went 2-for-4 with a solo homer and a walk against the Padres on Thursday. It's Werth's second homer in 99 at-bats since he came off the disabled list a month ago. That the Nationals have moved him into the leadoff spot may restore a bit of his...
Aug 27 10:27PM Read More
Michael Taylor - OF
Michael Taylor was removed from Thursday's game against the Padres after crashing into the... Taylor was attempting to track down a deep drive off the bat of Melvin Upton when he leaped and crashed into the outfield wall at full speed. The injury is believed to have...
Aug 27 10:07PM Read More
Yunel Escobar - 3B
Yunel Escobar was removed from Thursday's game against the Padres after being hit by a pitch on... He will presumably head for X-rays to rule out any structural damage. Danny Escobar replaced him and would see increased action if Escobar is forced to miss an extended...
Aug 27 9:01PM Read More
Next Games
DateOppTime
8/29vs. Mia4:05 PT5:05 MT6:05 CT7:05 ET19:05 ET23:05 GMT7:05 4:05 MST6:05 EST6:35 VEN3:05 UAE (+1)6:05 CT
8/30vs. Mia10:35 PT11:35 MT12:35 CT1:35 ET13:35 ET17:35 GMT1:35 10:35 MST12:35 EST1:05 VEN21:35 UAE12:35 CT
8/31StL5:15 PT6:15 MT7:15 CT8:15 ET20:15 ET0:15 GMT8:15 5:15 MST7:15 EST7:45 VEN4:15 UAE (+1)7:15 CT
9/1StL5:15 PT6:15 MT7:15 CT8:15 ET20:15 ET0:15 GMT8:15 5:15 MST7:15 EST7:45 VEN4:15 UAE (+1)7:15 CT
9/2StL5:15 PT6:15 MT7:15 CT8:15 ET20:15 ET0:15 GMT8:15 5:15 MST7:15 EST7:45 VEN4:15 UAE (+1)7:15 CT
Last Results
DateOppFinal
8/28vs. MiaL 3-4
8/27vs. SDW 4-2
8/26vs. SDL 5-6
8/25vs. SDW 8-3
8/23vs. MilW 9-5
8/22vs. MilW 6-1
8/21vs. MilL 3-10
8/20ColL 2-3
8/19ColW 4-1
8/18ColW 15-6
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Scoreboard

Fri, Aug 28
Final123 456 789 RHE
Miami102100000470
Washington010011000380
  W: A. Conley (2-1)   L: M. Scherzer (11-11)   S: A. Ramos (23)
  Mia HR: M. Prado (7) M. Ozuna (7)
  Was HR: I. Desmond (16) W. Ramos (12)
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Team Stats

Washington Nationals Stats
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Batting
PlayerGABRH2B3BHRRBIAVG
B. Harper120413891383013176.334
Y. Escobar11242859132201942.308
M. Taylor10937437901321355.241
W. Ramos9937336891401254.239
I. Desmond123466581082221648.232

Pitching
PitcherWLPctGGSSIPKERA
T. Moore00-1000.200.00
C. Robinson00-1001.010.00
C. Stammen00-5004.030.00
J. Papelbon21.6674602148.2461.85
F. Rivero11.500300032.0292.81
M. Thornton11.500450031.2202.84
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