Mets Snap 5-Game Skid With 5-3 Win Over NationalsOnce they were informed no change was imminent in the dugout, the New York Mets looked a lot more relaxed at the plate.
Mets' Jay Bruce Returns To Help Shut Out Nationals, 3-0Jay Bruce hit a two-run homer in his return from a long stint on the disabled list as the New York Mets beat Washington 3-0.
Nationals Trades A Surprise In Midst Of Playoff ChaseNationals GM Mike Rizzo waved the white flag Tuesday by trading two of the team's veteran players, despite still being firmly in the playoff race.
Scherzer Putting Together MVP-Type Season For NationalsIf Max Scherzer continues to perform like he has through the first few months of the season, it will be hard to argue against him taking home his first National League MVP Award.
Mets Trade Matt Reynolds To Nationals For CashThe Mets have traded utility player Matt Reynolds to the Washington Nationals in exchange for cash.
Dusty Baker Out As Nationals ManagerThe Washington Nationals say manager Dusty Baker won't be back next season.
Kahn: Will The Nationals Win In October?The Washington Nationals have had plenty of success in recent years—just not in the playoffs.
DeGrom Outpitched As Nationals Edge Mets, Clinch Home Field For NLDSMax Scherzer struck out 10 and outpitched Jacob deGrom in a matchup of aces, and the Washington Nationals edged the New York Mets on Sunday to clinch home-field advantage in the NL Division Series.
Extra-Inning Murphy Blast Does Mets In, Thor Tosses Scoreless Inning In ReturnDaniel Murphy homered in the 10th inning and the Nationals bullpen followed Stephen Strasburg with five scoreless innings, lifting Washington over the New York Mets 4-3 on Saturday night after Noah Syndergaard's return.
Pair Of D’Arnaud Blasts Help Mets Rally Past Watered-Down Nats LineupTravis d'Arnaud hit two home runs and the New York Mets ended a three-game skid, rallying past a watered-down lineup of Washington Nationals 7-6 on Friday night.
DeGrom Hits First Major League Home Run As Mets Top NationalsJacob deGrom hit his first major league home run and shut down a bruising Washington Nationals lineup on Sunday, giving the New York Mets a win that prevented a four-game sweep.
Mets Can’t Find Answer To Scherzer, Nationals Remain Unbeaten At CitiMax Scherzer struck out 10 over eight masterful innings to reach double digits for the fifth straight start and limited the Mets to four hits
Nationals' Homer Sails Over Bruce's Head Twice, Mets LoseBryce Harper hit a home run so hard that it twice sailed over the head of Mets right fielder Jay Bruce, propelling Gio Gonzalez and the Washington Nationals past New York Thursday night.
Keidel: Bryce Harper And Baseball's New Salary NarrativeBryce Harper's $21 million contract for 2018 bodes well for the Nats and reflects an MLB that lets teams more fairly compete for players.
Travis d’Arnaud Homers Twice Against Nationals, Mets Snap 6-Game Losing StreakFamilia struck out Trea Turner, and Mets manager Terry Collins brought in Edgin, a left-hander, to face the left-handed-hitting Harper.