Washington Nationals

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Tue, Oct 5, 2021

3:22pm - Alcides Escobar agreed to a one-year deal to remain a National on Tuesday, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.

Sun, Oct 3, 2021

1:34pm - Luis Garcia was placed on the 10-day injured list Sunday with a strained left oblique.

1:18pm - Luis Garcia (ribs) is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Red Sox, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

1:16pm - Yadiel Hernandez (mouth) is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Red Sox, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

1:11pm - Joan Adon Nationals recalled Adon from Triple-A Rochester ahead of his scheduled start Sunday against the Red Sox in Washington.

Sat, Oct 2, 2021

8:56pm - Joan Adon will be promoted from Triple-A Rochester to start Sunday's game against the Red Sox, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

3:19pm - Stephen Strasburg (neck) will begin throwing Nov. 2, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

3:10pm - Gerardo Parra (knee) was activated off the injured list Saturday, Jessica Camerato of MLB.com reports.

3:09pm - Josh Rogers landed on the 10-day injured list with a right hamstring strain Saturday, Jessica Camerato of MLB.com reports.

2:39pm - Yadiel Hernandez (mouth) will sit Saturday against the Red Sox.

2:37pm - Luis Garcia remains out of the lineup Saturday against Boston due to soreness in his rib cage, Maria Torres of The Athletic reports.

Fri, Oct 1, 2021

7:56pm - Yadiel Hernandez removal from Friday's lineup against the Red Sox was due to a dental procedure, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.

4:50pm - Yadiel Hernandez was scratched from Friday's lineup versus the Red Sox for undisclosed reasons.

2:45pm - Luis Garcia is out of the lineup Friday against the Red Sox.

Wed, Sep 29, 2021

11:28pm - Mason Thompson (1-3) failed to record an out, yielding two runs on a hit, a hit batter and a walk to take the loss versus Colorado on Wednesday.

11:21pm - Paolo Espino yielded four runs on four hits and a walk with no strikeouts in two innings versus Colorado on Wednesday. He did not factor in the decision.

1:37pm - Patrick Corbin won't pitch again this season due to a blister on his finger, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

12:56pm - Lane Thomas will start in center field and bat leadoff Wednesday against the Rockies.

12:51pm - Alcides Escobar went 1-for-3 with a double and a walk Tuesday in the Nationals' 3-1 loss to the Rockies.

12:41pm - Juan Soto went 0-for-4 with a strikeout Tuesday in the Nationals' 3-1 loss to the Rockies.

12:32pm - Yadiel Hernandez went 1-for-2 with two walks and a run Tuesday in the Nationals' 3-1 loss to the Rockies.

12:30pm - Luis Garcia went 0-for-4 with a strikeout Tuesday in the Nationals' 3-1 loss to the Rockies.

Tue, Sep 28, 2021

5:14pm - Josh Bell will sit Tuesday against the Rockies, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

8:49am - Josiah Gray (2-2) allowed three runs on four hits and three walks over 5.1 innings Monday, striking out four and earning a win over the Rockies.

8:40am - Tanner Rainey allowed one run on a hit and a walk in one inning Sunday and recorded a save against Colorado.

Mon, Sep 27, 2021

5:06pm - Andrew Stevenson is out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Rockies.

Sun, Sep 26, 2021

8:28pm - Josh Rogers (2-1) allowed three runs on seven hits and four walks over 4.2 innings Sunday, striking out three and taking a loss against the Reds.

1:09pm - Erick Fedde didn't factor into the decision Saturday against the White Sox after allowing five runs on seven hits and three walks across 4.2 innings, fanning one. He also hit a batter.

1:02pm - Patrick Murphy (0-3) was tagged with the loss in relief Saturday against the Reds after allowing one run on one hit across 1.1 innings, fanning two.

11:17am - Carter Kieboom (forearm) is in the lineup for Sunday's game at Cincinnati, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.

Sat, Sep 25, 2021

5:58pm - Carter Kieboom (forearm) had an MRI come back clean and is available off the bench Saturday at Cincinnati, Pete Kerzel of MASNSports.com reports.

4:59pm - Yadiel Hernandez will not start Saturday's game against the Reds.

4:48pm - Carter Kieboom (forearm) remains on the bench for Saturday's game against Cincinnati.

3:49pm - Yadiel Hernandez was reinstated from the paternity list prior to Saturday's game against the Reds.

1:46pm - Jakson Reetz cleared waivers Saturday and was assigned to Triple-A Rochester, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.

12:03am - Carter Kieboom was scratched from Friday's lineup against the Reds due to a left forearm injury, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

Fri, Sep 24, 2021

5:36pm - Carter Kieboom was scratched from Friday's lineup against the Reds for an undisclosed reason.

5:18pm - Kyle McGowin (elbow) will begin a rehab program after recently receiving an injection, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

Thu, Sep 23, 2021

11:15pm - Josh Bell went 2-for-3 with one RBI and a walk in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Reds.

11:07pm - Juan Soto went 3-for-3 with two solo home runs and a walk in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Reds.

10:19pm - Patrick Corbin (9-15) fired 6.2 scoreless innings, allowing four hits and four walks while striking out seven to earn the win over the Reds on Thursday.

3:11pm - Jakson Reetz was designated for assignment by the Nationals on Thursday, Maria Torres of The Athletic reports.

11:49am - Yadiel Hernandez landed on the paternity list Thursday, Maria Torres of The Athletic reports.

11:36am - Jhon Romero contract will be selected from Triple-A Rochester on Thursday, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.

Wed, Sep 22, 2021

10:46pm - Luis Garcia went 2-for-5 with a solo homer run in a 7-5 win over the Marlins on Wednesday.

10:41pm - Yadiel Hernandez went 2-for-5 with a home run and a double Wednesday against the Marlins.

10:37pm - Juan Soto went 3-for-3 with a home run and three RBI in Wednesday's 7-5 win over the Marlins. He also drew a pair of walks

10:32pm - Tanner Rainey tossed a perfect two-thirds of an inning to earn the save in Wednesday's win over the Marlins.

10:26pm - Josiah Gray (1-2) allowed two runs on six hits and a walk over six innings against Miami on Wednesday to earn his first career victory. He also registered eight strikeouts.

3:59pm - Juan Soto went 2-for-4 with a double, a walk and an RBI on Tuesday in the Nationals' 7-1 win over the Marlins.

3:39pm - Alcides Escobar went 1-for-4 with a double, a walk, two runs and two RBI in Tuesday's 7-1 win over the Marlins.

3:37pm - Luis Garcia went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored Tuesday in the Nationals' 7-1 win over the Marlins.

3:35pm - Carter Kieboom (thumb) is starting Wednesday's game against the Marlins.

3:07pm - Josh Rogers improved to 2-0 on Tuesday after limiting the Marlins to one run over a career-high 7.2 innings in the Nationals' 7-1 win. He scattered five hits and two walks and struck out four.

Tue, Sep 21, 2021

5:09pm - Carter Kieboom absence from the lineup for Tuesday's game against Miami is due to a jammed thumb, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

4:29pm - Carter Kieboom is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Marlins, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

Mon, Sep 20, 2021

11:02pm - Lane Thomas 2-for-5 with a solo home run, a double, a walk and two runs in Monday's loss to the Marlins.

10:46pm - Erick Fedde tossed five innings giving up four runs (two earned) on fours hits while striking out five in Monday's loss to the Marlins.

4:40pm - Yadiel Hernandez isn't starting Monday's game against the Marlins, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

Sun, Sep 19, 2021

7:49pm - Alcides Escobar went 1-for-4 with a stolen base and a run scored in Sunday's 3-0 win over Colorado.

7:46pm - Juan Soto went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Sunday's 3-0 win over Colorado.

7:36pm - Paolo Espino (5-5) earned the win Sunday over Colorado. He threw 5.2 shutout innings, allowing three hits and three walks while striking out seven.

4:15pm - Tanner Rainey who was called up from Triple-A Rochester on Saturday, tossed a perfect inning in relief Sunday in the Nationals' 3-0 win over the Rockies. He struck out the side in the 13-pitch appearance.

4:12pm - Sean Nolin tossed three scoreless innings of long relief Saturday in the Nationals' 6-0 loss to the Rockies. He scattered three walks and a base hit and struck out two in the 51-pitch appearance.

4:08pm - Wander Suero optioned Suero to Triple-A Rochester on Saturday.

10:22am - Alex Avila will retire at the end of the regular season, Maria Torres of The Athletic reports.

Sat, Sep 18, 2021

2:50pm - Luis Garcia is not in Saturday's lineup against the Rockies, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

2:42pm - Josh Bell is not starting in Saturday's lineup against the Rockies, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

Thu, Sep 16, 2021

1:38pm - Adrian Sanchez cleared waivers and accepted an outright assignment to Triple-A Rochester on Thursday, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.

10:46am - Riley Adams went 0-for-3 with two walks, one run and one RBI in Wednesday's 8-6 loss to the Marlins.

Wed, Sep 15, 2021

11:22pm - Alcides Escobar went 4-for-6 with an RBI in Wednesday's 8-6 loss to Miami.

11:18pm - Josh Bell went 3-for-5 with a solo home run and a double in Wednesday's 8-6 loss to Miami.

11:06pm - Josh Rogers allowed a hit, a walk and two hit batters while striking out six in five shutout innings versus Miami on Wednesday. He did not factor in the decision.

11:36am - Sean Nolin Nationals activated Nolin (suspension) ahead of Wednesday's game against the Marlins.

11:13am - Luis Garcia isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Marlins, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

Tue, Sep 14, 2021

4:06pm - Yadiel Hernandez isn't in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Marlins, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

12:26pm - Josh Rogers is listed as the Nationals' starting pitcher for Wednesday's game against the Marlins.

10:22am - Paolo Espino (4-5) took the loss Monday as the Nationals fell 3-0 to the Marlins, allowing one run on six hits and three walks over six innings. He struck out six.

Mon, Sep 13, 2021

7:48pm - Derek Dietrich was released by the Nationals on Monday, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.

7:44pm - Seth Romero was placed on the temporary inactive list Monday, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.

4:20pm - Adrian Sanchez was designated for assignment by the Nationals on Monday, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

4:15pm - Jordy Mercer (calf) was reinstated from the 10-day injured list Monday, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

3:18pm - Juan Soto went 2-for-4 with a triple, double, two walks and a run Sunday in the Nationals' 6-1 win over the Pirates.

Sun, Sep 12, 2021

9:31pm - Lane Thomas went 1-for-5 with a three-run homer in Sunday's 6-2 win over Pittsburgh.

9:12pm - Patrick Corbin (8-14) allowed two runs on four hits and two walks over seven innings Sunday, striking out four and earning a win over the Pirates.

11:57am - Carter Kieboom will sit Sunday against the Pirates.

4:50am - Juan Soto went 4-for-5 with two runs scored and an RBI in Saturday's 10-7 loss to the Pirates.

4:46am - Josiah Gray didn't factor into the decision in Saturday's 10-7 loss to the Pirates, coughing up five runs on three hits and six walks over five innings. He struck out four.

Fri, Sep 10, 2021

7:06pm - Sean Nolin will begin serving his five-game suspension Friday, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

5:39pm - Sean Nolin was handed a five-game suspension Friday for intentionally hitting Freddie Freeman with a pitch earlier in the week, but he'll appeal the ban and will remain available until his appeal is heard, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

3:34pm - Josh Rogers is scheduled to start Friday's game against the Pirates, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

Thu, Sep 9, 2021

11:01pm - Tanner Rainey (side) returned to the mound for Triple-A Rochester on Thursday, walking one batter in a scoreless inning, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.

Wed, Sep 8, 2021

11:29pm - Lane Thomas went 0-for-4 with a walk, a run scored and a stolen base in Wednesday's win over Atlanta. He was also caught stealing.

11:23pm - Juan Soto went 2-for-5 with a solo home run and a stolen base in Wednesday's 4-2 win over Atlanta.

11:19pm - Josh Bell went 1-for-4 with a home run and a walk Wednesday against Atlanta.

8:31pm - Sean Nolin was ejected during the first inning of Wednesday's game against Atlanta for intentionally throwing at Freddie Freeman, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.

5:35pm - Jordy Mercer (calf) will begin a rehab assignment at Double-A Harrisburg on Wednesday, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.

Mon, Sep 6, 2021

6:06pm - Patrick Corbin didn't factor into the decision in Monday's 4-3 win over the Mets, allowing three runs on 11 hits and a walk over seven innings. He struck out four.

Sun, Sep 5, 2021

8:20pm - Lane Thomas went 2-for-5 with a solo home run and an additional run scored in Sunday's 13-6 loss to the Mets.

8:16pm - Josh Bell went 1-for-2 with a two-run home run and a pair of walks in Sunday's 13-6 loss to the Mets.

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