Friday night’s game was a thriller, but the Nationals found themselves on the wrong end of it, as the Mets took the series opener 2-1 in 12 innings on a walk-off home run. Now rookie Joe Ross (3-4, 3.03) will get his shot at the New York Mets opposite of reigning NL Rookie of the…
Washington Post 2 hours ago
As he seemingly has all season, rookie right-hander Joe Ross takes his turn for an important game Saturday night. This one comes against Jacob deGrom and the charging Mets, who took a 2-1 win in 12 innings Friday night to close the Nationals’ lead in the National League East to two games.Read full article >>
Washington Post 5 hours ago
Seeing former longtime Nationals reliever and fan favorite Tyler Clippard in Oakland’s yellow and green earlier this season was a difficult adjustment. And now, to see Clippard back in the National League East but in Mets pinstripes is even more jarring.Read full article >>
The Nationals Enquirer 8 hours ago
Wilmer Flores gets mobbed by teammates after his walk-off. Seems like only yesterday he was weeping on the field over rumors he'd been traded. Mets 2, Nationals 1: Crazy game. Wilmer Flores knocks out Nats with walk-off homer in 12th....
The Nationals come to Citi Field three games up on the New York Mets as August begins, set for a three-game weekend series that matches the Mets’ top three starters with Gio Gonzalez, Joe Ross and Jordan Zimmerman. Gonzalez faces Matt Harvey Friday night, a few hours after the trade deadline.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Jul 31, 2015
The Nationals will have another slugger to worry about this weekend after the Mets acquired Yoenis Cespedes from Detroit just before the trade deadline.