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Miscues, errors hurt after Nationals rally late in 5-4 loss to the Cubs…

Washington gave up three runs in an sloppy top of the ninth, and it hurt even more after the Nationals scored four in the bottom of the inning in a 5-4 loss to the Chicago Cubs...

Washington Nationals fall to Chicago Cubs, 5-4, despite ninth inning rally

The Nationals scored four runs in the ninth inning, but it wasn't enough to beat the Cubs.

Nationals come up just short in 5-4 loss to Cubs

A four-run rally wasn't enough in the bottom of the ninth for the Nationals to win Monday's game against the Cubs.

Javy Baez makes absurd diving catch to rob Bryce Harper

Javier Baez became known for his insane defensive plays (especially the tags) during the Cubs' championship run last season, and while most of those plays came as a second baseman, Baez actually came

Jayson Werth progressing, likely to return after all-star break

Werth fouled a pitch off his foot on June 3 in Oakland.

Dusty Baker approaching Nationals’ four-game set with Cubs like every other series…

Nationals' skipper Dusty Baker wants to get to 50 wins before the All-Star break. He wants to get to 15 wins on the month.

Washington Nationals reportedly sign Francisco Rodriguez… K-Rod in D.C.?

Francisco Rodriguez will reportedly join the Washington Nationals' organization and start pitching in the minors after signing a deal with the Nats today.

Francisco ‘K-Rod’ Rondriguez

The Washington Nationals' bullpen has been disappointing this season. Another 2017 disappointment, veteran reliever Francisco "K-Rod" Rodriguez, was released by the Detroit Tigers on Friday.

Bryce Harper still leads MLB in all-star voting

Daniel Murphy and Ryan Zimmerman are also leading at their respective positions.

Report: Nationals players privately grumbling about bullpen woes

Washington Nationals fans are not at all happy about the constant issues at the back end of their bullpen. It turns out that players apparently feel the same way.In a fan Q&A with Tom Boswell o

Washington Nationals’ lineup for series opener with the Chicago Cubs…

Dusty Baker's Nationals welcome Joe Maddon's Cubs to the nation's capital for a four-game set that starts at 7:05 PM EDT tonight...

Nationals pursuing closer Francisco Rodriguez

The deal would not solve the Nationals' bullpen problems, but it indicates a continued willingness to find low-risk, low-cost — and potentially low-ceiling — options to help shore things up.

In Need of Bullpen Help, Nationals Pursuing K-Rod

Nationals likely to sign reliever Francisco Rodriguez, per reports.

Bryce Harper leads baseball in All-Star votes

Bryce Harper leads the MLB in votes for its All-Star game in Miami, the league announced Monday. Two other Nationals lead at their position.

Washington Nationals rumors: Francisco Rodriguez “likely headed to” Nats…

Jon Heyman is reporting that recently-released reliever Francisco Rodriguez is likely going to join the Nationals, potentially as soon as today...