Nationals Hold Off EliminationDoug Fister pitched seven shutout innings and the Washington Nationals took advantage of Madison Bumgarner's one off-target throw, staving off elimination in the NL Division Series with a 4-1 win against the San Francisco Giants on Monday.
Giants Edge Nats In NLDS OpenerGame 2 is Saturday, with Washington's Jordan Zimmermann — who threw a no-hitter in the regular-season finale — facing Tim Hudson.
Watch: This Is Why You Shouldn't Try To Break A Baseball Bat In FrustrationDon't try this at home, kids.
Nats Sweep Cubs In Day-Night DoubleheaderAdam LaRoche and Wilson Ramos homered, Blake Treinen earned his first major league win and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 7-2 on a rainy Saturday night to sweep a day-night doubleheader.
Baker, Hammel Help Cubs Beat Nationals 7-2Light-hitting catcher John Baker had three hits, a walk and four RBIs, and Chicago Cubs starter Jason Hammel again mastered the Washington Nationals in a 7-2 victory Friday.
Preview: Nationals-CubsTanner Roark opposes Jason Hammel this afternoon at Wrigley Field.
Shepkowski: Nationals' Roark Living Out His DreamA Wilmington native, Tanner Roark took the long road to the majors.
Cubs Muscle A Win Against Nationals Justin Ruggiano's two-out, two-run double broke a tie in the seventh inning, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 5-3 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night.
Preview: Nationals-CubsDoug Fister opposes Travis Wood tonight at Wrigley Field.
Nationals Manager Matt Williams Involved In Hit-and-Run Live On RadioWilliams was cool under pressure while live on the radio.
Cubs Have First Doubleheader Scheduled For June 28The June 29 game was moved to avoid traffic congestion with the Pride Parade.