Alex Rodriguez participates in a spring training workout on February 26, 2015 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

A-Rod Plays 3B For 1st Time, Yankees Top Nationals

Alex Rodriguez made his exhibition debut at third base, cleanly handling his only chance, and the New York Yankees beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 Sunday.


WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 25:  Anthony Recker #20 of the New York Mets reacts after striking out in the third inning during game two of a doubleheader baseball game against the Washington Nationals on September 25, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Mets Ensure 6th Straight Sub-.500 Season With Loss To Nats

Gio Gonzalez struck out a career-high 12 batters and allowed just one hit through seven innings in the Nationals’ 3-0 win over the New York Mets in the second game of day-night doubleheader Thursday.


Ian Desmond #20 of the Washington Nationals connects on an eighth inning RBI double against the New York Mets at Citi Field on September 13, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Ramos, Zimmermann Lead Nats To 3-0 Win Over Mets

The Nationals won with Jordan Zimmermann on the mound for a ninth straight start, getting a two-run homer from Wilson Ramos in the seventh inning of a 3-0 victory over the Mets Sunday.


Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Mets. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Colon Ejected As Nationals Smash Mets 6-2

Adam LaRoche and Anthony Rendon had two-run homers off Bartolo Colon, who was ejected after hitting the following batter both times.


NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 14:  Rafael Soriano #29 of the Washington Nationals celebrates a 4-1 win with Jose Lobaton #59 against the New York Mets  on August 14, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Nats Top Mets 4-1, Claim 11th Straight Win At Citi Field

Stephen Strasburg bounced back from a poor start to pitch seven efficient innings, Bryce Harper and Adam LaRoche each hit a two-run homer, and the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 4-1.


NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 13:  Wilson Ramos #40 of the Washington Nationals tags out Matt den Dekker #6 of the New York Mets at home in the ninth inning at Citi Field on August 13, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. Nationals defeated the Mets 3-2 .(Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Nats Hold Off Mets, Claim 10th Straight ‘W’ At Citi

Asdrubal Cabrera hit his first home run for Washington and tumbled over a retaining wall to make a terrific catch, leading the Nationals past the New York Mets 3-2 Wednesday night for their 10th straight victory at Citi Field.


WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 17: Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets singles in the Mets third run in the first inning during a baseball game against the New York Mets on May 17, 2014 at the Nationals Park in Washington, DC. The Mets won 5-2. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Lagares Drives In 3, Mets Defeat Nationals 5-2

Juan Lagares drove in three runs with a homer and a single, and Bartolo Colon allowed five hits in eight innings and the New York Mets defeated the Washington Nationals 5-2 Saturday.


Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Getty Images)

De Blasio To Throw Out First Pitch At Citi Field On Opening Day

Mayor Bill de Blasio will take the mound when the Mets start their 2014 season on Monday.


Curtis Granderson (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Granderson Blast Leads Mets To 3-1 Win Over Nationals

Curtis Granderson hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning and a New York Mets split-squad earned a 3-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Sunday.


Angel Pagan #16 of the New York Mets celebrates a win over the Washington Nationals with teammates Lucas Duda #21 and Jason Bay #44 (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Wright’s Homer, Dickey’s Pitching Gives Mets Win

David Wright hit a three-run homer, Angel Pagan drove in two runs and R.A. Dickey pitched into the seventh inning on three days’ rest as the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 7-3 on Friday night.


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In A Pinch, Evans Rewards Dickey With 3-2 Mets Win

Pinch hitter Nick Evans hit a tiebreaking double in the seventh inning, rewarding R.A. Dickey for an effective start and helping the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Wednesday.


(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Memorable MLB Debut For Mets’ Gee

Dillon Gee took a no-hitter into the sixth inning of his major league debut Tuesday night, leading the New York Mets to a 4-1 victory over the Washington Nationals.



DC Debacle

It was a long afternoon early on for young phenom Stephen Strasburg  –  a 37-pitch first inning will do that to you. Strasburg was bringing it at 97-98 MPH, but 3 walks, a stolen base […]