Skip to content

Chatter Archive: September 2009


  • The call-ups are here

    The Nats have promoted Ian Desmond, Ross Detwiler, Marco Estrada, Logan Kensing and Zack Segovia from Syracuse. Published September 8 2009

  • Another Zimmerman walk-off

    Ryan Zimmerman clubs a two-run homer off Leo Nunez in the bottom of the ninth to give the Nats a thrilling 5-4 win over the Marlins. Published September 6 2009

  • Thru 6: Marlins up 1-0

    Hanley Ramirez's solo homer off J.D. Martin accounts for all the offense so far today. Published September 6 2009

  • Thru 3: Scoreless

    J.D. Martin and Anibal Sanchez are each spinning shutouts early on here at Nationals Park. Published September 6 2009

  • Nationals injury updates galore

    News on Craig Stammen, Jordan Zimmermann and Austin Kearns. Published September 6 2009

  • Nats drop eighth straight in loss to Marlins

    The Nationals have now lost 90 games. How many more will they lose? Weigh in with your guesses here. Published September 5 2009

  • Nats vs. Marlins 9/5 in-game thread

    Here is the in-game thread for tonight's Nats-Marlins game, where we'll be posting updates and analysis throughout the night. Published September 5 2009

  • Nats fire two in minor leagues

    The Nationals have fired farm director Bobby Williams and minor-league hitting coach Ralph Dickenson, general manager Mike Rizzo said. Published September 5 2009

  • Stammen done for the season

    Right-hander Craig Stammen will have arthroscopic surgery to remove a bone spur in his right elbow on Sunday and miss the rest of the season. Right-hander Collin Balester is also done for the season with a strain in his left side. Published September 4 2009

  • Nats vs. Marlins 9/4 in-game thread

    Here is the in-game thread for tonight's Nats-Marlins game, where we'll be posting updates and analysis throughout the night. Published September 4 2009

  • Flores activated

    Jesus Flores' shoulder hasn't healed enough to allow him to catch yet, but he can pinch-hit, so the Nats have activated him off the DL. Published September 4 2009

  • Nats fall 7-0 to Padres

    The Nationals recorded just four hits in a 7-0 loss to the Padres, who scored five runs off John Lannan in the fifth inning. Washington has now lost six straight. Published September 2 2009

  • Nats vs. Padres 9/2 in-game thread

    Here is the in-game thread for this afternoon's Nationals-Padres game, where we'll be posting analysis and updates throughout the day: Published September 2 2009

  • Nats waste another strong outing in 4-1 loss

    J.D. Martin gave up three runs in six innings, but the Nationals' offense went quiet again in a 4-1 loss to the Padres. Published September 2 2009

  • Nats vs. Padres 9/1 in-game thread

    Here is the in-game thread for tonight's Nationals-Padres game, where we'll be posting updates and analysis throughout the night. Published September 1 2009

  • Tuesday lineups

    Here are the lineups for tonight's Nationals-Padres game: Published September 1 2009

  • Stephen Strasburg on ESPN980

    The Nationals first-round pick does the media rounds. Published September 1 2009

  • Botched bunt looms large in Nats' 3-1 loss

    Livan Hernandez bunted into a 1-2-3 double play in the fourth inning of the Nationals' 3-1 loss to the Padres on Monday night. Published September 1 2009