Nationals keeping pace in NL East, despite dismal bullpen performance

The Nationals are only 1 1/2 games back from first place in a contested NL East division despite their bullpen – an expected strength – performing at the cold bottom of Major League Baseball.

The eighth inning has been a nightmare so far for Nationals bullpen

The Nationals have seen leads disappear and tied games decided in the eighth inning this season, which has reaffirmed the notion that their bullpen is their most vulnerable spot early in 2019.

Nationals ready for Opening Day

Victor Robles
After a busy offseason in which the team addressed multiple positions, the Nationals are ready to take the field in DC.

In Washington, the boys are going to be alright

Juan Soto
Much was speculated about what a Washington Nationals outfield would look like without Bryce Harper, and if Spring Training is any indication, the boys are going to be alright.

Nationals new arms in starting rotation shine early in Spring Training

So far, Spring Training has been good news for Nationals fans if they plan to rely on the strength of their starting rotation to return to the postseason.

Sean Doolittle and Slade Heathcott should head MLBPA

Sean Doolittle
This is a true American labor problem, and the future of the MLBPA should be in their hands.

The 2019 London Series is great, but 2020 should be elsewhere

The 2019 series in London should be fun, but the 2020 series should be elsewhere.

Three Nationals players recognized in MLB’s Top 100 Prospects

Victor Robles
The Nationals will likely provide prospect Victor Robles the chance to play every day in the outfield, as long as they don’t emerge victorious in their pursuit of Bryce Harper.

What does the signing of Brian Dozier mean for the Nationals?

The Nationals hope that Brian Dozier provides pop and a stable presence from second base.

Boring Minor League team names are a waste of an opportunity; how to be better

There’s nothing more disappointing than a Minor League affiliate with the same name as the parent team, unless its cliche like "Bulldogs" or "Cougars."