- Beretta leaves Maryland over gun laws, heads for Tennessee
- Neal Boortz defends Hillary Clinton for representing child rapist
- House task force to recommend National Guard on border, faster deportations
- Top federal judge uses pizza to explain complex Obamacare situation
- Obama, Biden overhaul job training programs
- Drought-plagued Californians turn to paint to keep lawns green
- ISIL now forcing Iraqi shopkeepers to veil mannequins in Mosul
- 11 parents of Nigeria’s abducted girls die
- Genetic mapping triggers new hope on schizophrenia
- Turkish P.M. Erdogan won’t speak to Obama, but he’ll take calls from Biden
Latest Rafael Soriano Items
On a team whose lineup was crippled by injuries and whose rotation has never been completely intact, the bullpen has been the steadiest unit in 2014. That has allowed Washington to post a 51-42 record in the first half and remain percentage points ahead of the Atlanta Braves for first place in the NL East.
Jordan Zimmermann was the only Nationals' player to be named to the All-Star team, though Anthony Rendon has a chance to win the Final Vote competition.
Do the Nationals have baseball's best bullpen? What happened to the offense? We take a look at those topics and more in this week's Stock Watch.
Not even the New York Mets' stopper could bail out a suddenly stagnant offense.
Rafael Soriano got his ninth save after Werth's game-ending jumping catch against the right field wall on a drive by Daniel Murphy with two on and two outs.
Jayson Werth robbed Daniel Murphy of a potential game-tying homer in the ninth inning Friday night, saving the Nationals' 5-2 win.
Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth had one regret following his game-saving catch Friday night.
It's not that Nationals fans don't feel connected to their team's closer. Their connection is anxiety. But for now, take your hands away from your eyes and show a little love for the 34-year-old Dominican who untucks his jersey after every save. He's telling you to relax.
Having discovered his power stroke at the Oakland Coliseum, Athletics catcher John Jaso was more impressed by the ball he hit that didn't leave the park than he was by his second home run in as many days.