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Harper, Turner homer twice; Max goes 5 scoreless
Max Scherzer struck out seven in five scoreless innings and was backed by a pair of Bryce Harper home runs (his seventh and eighth of the spring) and two solo shots by Trea Turner in the Nationals' 6-0 win over Seth Lugo and the Mets on Monday.
03/27/2017 06:10 PM
Hot Harper up to spring-leading 8 homers
Bryce Harper homered in his first at-bat of the spring here at First Data Field, and it turns out that was only the start of what has been a tear through the Grapefruit League.
03/27/2017 05:45 PM
For Nationals, future is now
The Nationals pulled off perhaps their most aggressive trade in the tenure of general manager Mike Rizzo this offseason, when they traded away three of their top pitching prospects for outfielder Adam Eaton. It was as clear a signal as any that the future is now in Washington, and the Nats are going to try and capitalize on this championship window while they can.
03/27/2017 12:45 PM
MLB.TV is counting down to Opening Day
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02/17/2017 08:06 PM
Nationals release veterans Nathan, Albers
Right-handers Joe Nathan and Matt Albers were unconditionally released Monday despite strong performances this spring that left an impression. But the Nationals simply did not have enough open spots in their bullpen for either player.
03/27/2017 01:09 PM