Washington Nationals (64-89)

    Pitcher Josh Rogers Euro-steps off mound to get back at Jazz Chisholm 🤣🤣

    Nationals pitcher Josh Rogers jokingly did a Euro-step off the mound after striking out Jazz Chisholm, a day after Jazz did it as part of his signature home run celebration 🤣🤣

    Nationals vs. Reds Game Highlights (9/23/21) | MLB Highlights

    Nationals vs. Reds full game highlights from 9/23/21, presented by Roman.

    WAS 3, CIN 2

    Juan Soto cranks 2 homers vs. Reds

    Juan Soto hits a pair of solo home runs to left field in the Nationals' 3-2 win vs. the Reds.

    WAS 3, CIN 2

    Sleeper MVP candidate?! Juan Soto continues incredible second half, hits two homers against Reds!

    Juan Soto continued his incredible season, hitting two more homers against the Reds on Thursday.

    Nationals vs. Marlins Game Highlights (9/22/21) | MLB Highlights

    Nationals vs. Marlins full game highlights from 9/22/21, presented by Roman

    WAS 7, MIA 5

    Juan Soto cranks 2-run dinger vs. Marlins

    Juan Soto lifts a two-run home run in the Nationals' 7-5 win vs. the Marlins.

    WAS 7, MIA 5

    Nationals vs. Marlins Game Highlights (9/21/21) | MLB Highlights

    Nationals vs. Marlins full game highlights from 9/21/21, presented by Roman.

    WAS 7, MIA 1

    Nationals use big 6th inning to take down Marlins

    The Nationals score all four of their runs in the sixth inning in a win vs. the Marlins.

    WAS 7, MIA 1

    Nationals vs. Marlins Game Highlights (9/20/21) | MLB Highlights

    Nationals vs. Marlins full game highlights from 9/20/21, pres. by Roman.

    WAS 7, MIA 8

    Marlins walk it off on wild pitch in the 10th

    Jazz Chisholm scores on a wild pitch in the bottom of the 10th as the Marlins beat the Nationals 8-7.

    WAS 7, MIA 8

    Jazz Chisholm's 2 home runs travel 842 feet combined

    Jazz Chisholm cranks a homer 13 rows back in the upper deck, then completes his first multi-homer game with a 427-foot shot to straightaway center.

    WAS 7, MIA 8

    Jesus Sanchez makes incredible bare-handed catch

    Marlins right fielder Jesus Sanchez overruns a pop fly but reaches back to make the catch with his bare hand.

    WAS 7, MIA 8

    Soto goes yard in Nats' win

    Juan Soto clubs a home run in the Nationals' shutout win over the Rockies.

    COL 0, WAS 3

    Rockies vs. Nationals Game Highlights (9/19/21) | MLB Highlights

    Rockies vs. Nationals full game highlights from 9/19/21, presented by Roman.

    COL 0, WAS 3

    Rockies vs. Nationals Game Highlights (9/18/21) | MLB Highlights

    Rockies vs. Nationals full game highlights from 9/18/21, presented by Roman Health

    COL 6, WAS 0

    Report: Unvaccinated Astros, Nationals Employees Not Receiving Health Benefits

    The health benefits for these employees, who were terminated in August, were slated to go into October or later.View the original article to see embedded media.Unvaccinated Nationals and Astros employees who were terminated in August are not being paid or getting health benefits for the remainder of their contracts, according to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal and Britt Ghiroli.The health benefits for these employees were slated to go into October or later, per The Athletic.

    Report: Nationals Are First Known MLB Team to Fire Employees for Refusing COVID Vaccine

    The Nationals reportedly fired two scouts over a refusal to take the COVID-19 vaccine, becoming the first known team to do so.View the original article to see embedded media.The Nationals parted ways with multiple employees on Wednesday over their refusal to get vaccinated for COVID-19, according to The Athletic's Brittany Ghiroli.

    Report: Astros, Nationals Become First Teams to Mandate Vaccine for Non-Players

    Washington and Houston became the first two teams to make the vaccination a factor of employment on Friday.View the original article to see embedded media.The Astros and Nationals issued mandates on Friday that all of their non-playing, full-time employees must receive the COVID-19 vaccine, becoming the first two teams to make the vaccination a factor of employment, according to ESPN's Kiley McDaniel and Jeff Passan. The Nationals told their employees on Aug.

    Victor Robles Made Friends With a Praying Mantis That Landed on His Hat

    But it didn’t bring the Nats good luck.View the original article to see embedded media.It was actually praying for some Phillies runsVictor Robles had a companion patrolling center field with him during the ninth inning of Monday’s Nationals–Phillies game.

    Verducci: Dodgers Complete One of the Biggest In-Season Trades in MLB History

    SI's Tom Verducci shares his thoughts on the trade that sent Max Scherzer and Trea Turner to the Los Angeles Dodgers.The Los Angeles Dodgers landed stars Max Scherzer and Trea Turner from the Washington Nationals in exchange for pitcher Josiah Gray, catcher Keibert Ruiz, outfielder Donovan Casey, and pitcher Gerardo Carillo.

    MLB Suspends Starlin Castro 30 Games for Violation of Domestic Violence Policy

    The Nationals announced Friday they will release Starlin Castro at the conclusion of his 30-game suspension.View the original article to see embedded media.Major League Baseball announced Friday it has suspended Nationals infielder Starlin Castro 30 games for violating the league's Joint Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Policy.MLB placed Castro on administrative leave on July 16.

    Dodgers Swing All-Time Deadline Triumph With Scherzer-Turner Trade

    Los Angeles swooped in to make a deal with the Nationals and swindle the Padres on a chaotic day of baseball buzz.View the original article to see embedded media.Welcome to The Opener, where every weekday morning you’ll get a fresh, topical column to start your day from one of SI.com’s MLB writers.For a few hours Thursday, it sounded as if the Padres might finalize a deal for Nationals ace Max Scherzer—just the sort of big, splashy move that the team has become known for in the hands of general manager A.J.

    Red Sox Land Kyle Schwarber in Trade With Nationals

    Washington's fire sale continues, with All-Star slugger Kyle Schwarber heading to a contender in the first-place Red Sox.View the original article to see embedded media.Hours after shipping Max Scherzer and Trea Turner to Los Angeles, the Nationals are parting ways with another All-Star.Washington is sending outfielder Kyle Schwarber to the Red Sox, the team announced Thursday night.

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    Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez, left, speaks alongside general manager Mike Rizzo during a baseball press conference, Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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