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Nationals Announce Roster Moves

May 20, 2019

The Washington Nationals made the following roster moves on Monday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. · Recalled from rehab assignment and reinstated left-handed pitcher Tony Sipp from the 10-day Injured List · Claimed right-handed pitcher Javy Guerra on outright waivers from the

Nationals announce roster moves

May 17, 2019

The Washington Nationals announced the following roster moves on Friday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements.

  • Recalled from rehab assignment and reinstated shortstop Trea Turner from the 10-day Injured List
  • Recalled right-handed pitcher Kyle McGowin from Triple-A Fresno
  • Optioned infielder

Washington Nationals Homestand Highlights vs. New York Mets (May 14-16) & Chicago Cubs (May 17-19)

May 13, 2019

The Nationals head back to D.C. after a 10-game road trip for an exciting six-game homestand against the rival New York Mets and the Chicago Cubs. The fourth homestand of the season features a Trea Turner Bobblehead, the return of Bourbon and Baseball, and Law Enforcement Appreciation Days, giving Nationals

Nationals reinstate Juan Soto

May 11, 2019

The Washington Nationals reinstated outfielder Juan Soto from the 10-day Injured List and optioned infielder Jake Noll to Triple-A Fresno on Saturday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Soto, 20, returns to the active roster after missing 10 games with back spasms. Prior

Nationals agree to terms with Gerardo Parra

May 9, 2019

The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with outfielder Gerardo Parra and placed outfielder Andrew Stevenson on the 10-day Injured List with back spasms (retroactive to May 7) on Thursday. Additionally, the Nationals designated right-handed pitcher Jimmy Cordero for assignment. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General

Nationals announce roster moves

May 7, 2019

The Washington Nationals made the following roster moves on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. • Reinstated third baseman Anthony Rendon from the 10-day Injured List • Recalled right-handed pitcher Erick Fedde from Double-A Harrisburg • Optioned infielder Carter Kieboom to Triple-A

Nationals select the contract of Dan Jennings

April 30, 2019

The Washington Nationals selected the contract of left-handed pitcher Dan Jennings from Double-A Harrisburg on Tuesday and placed third baseman Anthony Rendon on the 10-day Injured List (retroactive to April 27) with a left elbow contusion. Additionally, the Nationals designated right-handed pitcher Austin Adams for assignment. Nationals President of Baseball

Nationals recall Adrian Sanchez from Double-A

April 29, 2019

The Washington Nationals recalled infielder Adrián Sanchez from Double-A Harrisburg and optioned right-handed pitcher Erick Fedde to Double-A Harrisburg on Monday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Sanchez, 28, joins the Nationals for his second Major League assignment of the season. He hit

DC Sports Hall of Fame 2019 induction ceremony to honor 10 standouts

April 29, 2019

Washington, D.C. – A two-time Olympic gold medalist, a national high school and college basketball player of the year, two current University of Maryland coaches who have led teams to multiple NCAA titles, a coach and a player who led the Washington Redskins to championships in different eras and, for

Nationals select contract of Carter Kieboom

April 26, 2019

The Washington Nationals selected the contract of infielder Carter Kieboom on Friday. On Thursday, the Nationals optioned infielder Jake Noll to Triple-A Fresno. Additionally, the Nationals transferred right-handed pitcher Koda Glover to the 60-day Injured List. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Kieboom,

Nationals April 26-May 2 homestand highlights

April 25, 2019
  • Deaf Awareness Night (Friday, April 26, 6:30 p.m., @ Nationals Park) The Nationals are raising awareness for the deaf and hard of hearing community this Friday with the inaugural Deaf Awareness Night. Gallaudet University student Tara Miles will perform the National Anthem in American Sign Language and members of

Washington Nationals homestand highlights vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (April 12-14) & San Francisco Giants (April 16-18)

April 15, 2019

After a two-city road trip against their division rivals, the Nationals head back to D.C. to take on the Pittsburgh Pirates and the San Francisco Giants. The second homestand of the season features the first-ever Juan Soto Bobblehead Giveaway and a celebration of the contributions of African-Americans to the game

Nationals reinstate Michael A. Taylor

April 8, 2019

The Washington Nationals recalled from rehab assignment and reinstated outfielder Michael A. Taylor (left knee/hip sprain) from the 10-day injured list and optioned outfielder Andrew Stevenson to Triple-A Fresno on Monday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Taylor, 28, returns to the active

Nationals reinstate Howie Kendrick

April 4, 2019

The Washington Nationals reinstated infielder Howie Kendrick (left-hamstring strain) from the 10-day injured list and optioned infielder Jake Noll to Triple-A Fresno on Thursday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Kendrick, 35, missed the first five games of the 2019 season with a

Nationals recall Adrian Sanchez

April 3, 2019

The Washington Nationals recalled infielder Adrián Sanchez from Triple-A Fresno and placed shortstop Trea Turner (broken right index finger) on the 10-day injured list on Wednesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Sanchez, 28, has hit .271 with nine doubles, one triple, 14

Nationals Patriotic Series returns for 2019

Nationals to offer complimentary tickets to service members on Tuesday, April 2 to celebrate Military Appreciation Day
April 1, 2019

The Washington Nationals will mark the return of the Patriotic Series presented by SAIC when the team hosts Military Appreciation Day on Tuesday, April 2 vs. the Philadelphia Phillies. To honor the men and women of the U.S. military, the Nationals will offer complimentary tickets to military service members and

Nationals announce 2019 Opening Day roster

March 27, 2019

The Washington Nationals announced their 2019 Opening Day roster on Wednesday. In addition, Washington selected the contract of infielder Jake Noll, placed right-handed pitcher Koda Glover (right forearm strain), infielder Howie Kendrick (left hamstring strain) and outfielder Michael A. Taylor (left knee/hip sprain) on the 10-day injured list, retroactive to

Nationals announce 2019 Opening Day roster

March 27, 2019

The Washington Nationals announced their 2019 Opening Day roster on Wednesday. In addition, Washington selected the contract of infielder Jake Noll, placed right-handed pitcher Koda Glover (right forearm strain), infielder Howie Kendrick (left hamstring strain) and outfielder Michael A. Taylor (left knee/hip sprain) on the 10-day injured list, retroactive to

Nationals Homecoming Gala Raises More Than One Million Dollars

March 26, 2019

Tonight at The Anthem at District Wharf, the Washington Nationals Dream Foundation highlighted its year-round community contributions during their annual Gala. As the primary fundraiser for the Dream Foundation, the 2019 Homecoming Gala raised more than one million dollars for the Foundation’s initiatives focused on academics, the arts, nutrition and

Nationals agree to terms with Tony Sipp

March 14, 2019

The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with a mutual option for 2020 with left-handed pitcher Tony Sipp on Thursday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Sipp, 35, went 3-1 with a 1.86 ERA in 54 games for the Houston

Nationals, Entercom announce 2019 Spring Training radio broadcast schedule

Single game tickets are on sale now for the third season of Nationals Spring Training at FITTEAM Ballpark of the Palm Beaches! For fans who are unable to make the trip to West Palm Beach, Entercom station 106.7 The Fan (WJFK-FM) in Washington D.C., the flagship station of the Washington Nationals, will broadcast a total of eight Nationals Spring Training matchups.
February 13, 2019

Single game tickets are on sale now for the third season of Nationals Spring Training at FITTEAM Ballpark of the Palm Beaches! For fans who are unable to make the trip to West Palm Beach, Entercom station 106.7 The Fan (WJFK-FM) in Washington D.C., the flagship station of the Washington

Nationals announce 2019 non-roster invitees

The Washington Nationals announced their non-roster invitees to 2019 Spring Training on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.
February 12, 2019

The Washington Nationals announced their non-roster invitees to 2019 Spring Training on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.Henderson Alvarez, 28, signed a Minor League contract with an invitation to Major League Spring Training. He joins the Nationals after going 9-5 with a

Washington Nationals announce 2019 promotional schedule

After a busy offseason, 2019 is sure to be thrilling both on and off the field. Fans coming to Nationals Park will be treated to an exciting National League East Division race, and there will be several new promotions and special events for fans to enjoy. The Washington Nationals are excited to announce the team's full 2019 promotional calendar, which can be found online at nationals.com/Promotions!
February 4, 2019

After a busy offseason, 2019 is sure to be thrilling both on and off the field. Fans coming to Nationals Park will be treated to an exciting National League East Division race, and there will be several new promotions and special events for fans to enjoy. The Washington Nationals are

Washington Nationals announce new backpack policy

On Friday, the Washington Nationals announced that beginning with the 2019 season backpacks may not be brought into Nationals Park, except as otherwise provided in the Nationals Bag Policy.
February 1, 2019

On Friday, the Washington Nationals announced that beginning with the 2019 season backpacks may not be brought into Nationals Park, except as otherwise provided in the Nationals Bag Policy. The policy was revised in order to enhance ballpark safety. Exceptions may be made for backpack diaper bags or backpacks used

MASN announces changes to broadcast team for 2019 season

Today, the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network (MASN) named Bo Porter and Alex Chappell as on-air personalities for Washington Nationals baseball coverage, and announced that Dan Kolko will move to a new role with the broadcast team.
January 25, 2019

Today, the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network (MASN) named Bo Porter and Alex Chappell as on-air personalities for Washington Nationals baseball coverage, and announced that Dan Kolko will move to a new role with the broadcast team. Kolko will serve as the host of Nats Xtra - the exclusive Nationals pregame and