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  • Nationals finally bring in Smoker

    The Washington Nationals signed pitcher Josh Smoker to his first professional contract yesterday, paying slightly above the industry standard to lock up the 31st overall pick from this summer's draft.


  • Let the arms race begin

    The Washington Nationals' rotation has been patched together this season, with manager Manny Acta and general manager Jim Bowden forced to compensate for six starters who landed on the disabled list and others who didn't perform up to standards.


  • Hill to return to rotation on Tuesday

    PHOENIX — Shawn Hill will return to the Washington Nationals' rotation this week.


  • Simontacchi should return this season

    Good news: Jason Simontacchi's injured elbow won't require surgery, and the right-hander will be able to pitch again for the Washington Nationals this season.


  • Patterson eyes a return this season

    John Patterson says his right arm feels as good as it has in a long time. He says he believes he will return to pitch for the Washington Nationals this season.


  • Nationals are unlikely to make trade

    A week ago, the Washington Nationals looked poised to play a major role in trade talks leading up to today's nonwaiver deadline.


  • Nationals are unlikely to make trade

    A week ago, the Washington Nationals looked poised to play a major role in trade talks leading up to today's nonwaiver deadline.


  • Nats close to signing All-Star Young

    PHILADELPHIA — The Washington Nationals are close to signing Dmitri Young to a two-year contract extension, a sign both of the uncertainty surrounding Nick Johnson's recovery from a broken leg and the organization's appreciation for how much the veteran slugger has meant on and off the field this season.


  • Young close to new contract

    PHILADELPHIA — The Washington Nationals are close to signing Dmitri Young to a two-year contract extension, a sign both of the uncertainty surrounding Nick Johnson's recovery from a broken leg and the organization's appreciation for how much the veteran slugger has meant on and off the field this season.


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