Braves Still Lead NL East 6½ games after 6-4 Loss To NatsAtlanta maintained a 6½-games lead in the NL East over second-place Philadelphia but has lost two straight following a season-best, six-game winning streak.
Nationals Trades A Surprise In Midst Of Playoff ChaseNationals GM Mike Rizzo waved the white flag Tuesday by trading two of the team's veteran players, despite still being firmly in the playoff race.
Gonzalez Ends Personal Drought At Braves Expense, Nationals Win 6-3Gio Gonzalez ended a personal skid that spanned more than two months — and helped give the Washington Nationals a four-game split with another National League East contender.
Who will win the NL East?Frank Thomas and Nick Swisher which team will finish a top the National League East? The Nationals, Phillies or Braves?
Acuna's Catch Helps Braves Defeat Nats 8-3Combining clutch pitching, long-ball hitting and Acuna's deft skill in the outfield, the Braves beat the Washington Nationals 8-3 Wednesday night.
Split Salvaged: Braves Beat Nationals 3-1 After 8-3 DefeatEnder Inciarte snapped a ninth-inning tie with a two-run triple in a 3-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night.
Braves' Newcomb Apologizes To Team For Offensive TweetsNewcomb's apology was delivered in a meeting attended by players, coaches, manager Brian Snitker and Atlanta staff.
Harper Homers, Nationals Outlast Braves In Rainy 6-2 WinHarper homered, Scherzer struck out seven in six innings and the Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Sunday in a game hampered by a pair of long weather delays.
Scherzer Putting Together MVP-Type Season For NationalsIf Max Scherzer continues to perform like he has through the first few months of the season, it will be hard to argue against him taking home his first National League MVP Award.
Kahn: Will The Nationals Win In October?The Washington Nationals have had plenty of success in recent years—just not in the playoffs.
Dickey Baffles Nationals, Then Talks Possible RetirementDickey frustrated Washington with his knuckler for eight innings, Ozzie Albies had three hits and the Braves beat the Nationals 3-2 on Thursday night.
Nationals Rally For 6 Runs In 8th To Beat BravesBraves starter Lucas Sims pitched five innings, giving up one run, three hits and two walks. The rookie struck out six.
Nats Hand Braves Loss Assuring Atlanta Of Sub-.500 SeasonRookie left-hander Luiz Gohara (1-2) surrendered four runs and 11 hits in 6 1/3 innings.
Folty Exits Early, Braves Lose To NatsAfter waiting out a 30-minute rain delay at the start of the game, Foltynewicz allowed three runs in four innings.
Braves Score 7 Off Scherzer In Victory Over NatsAtlanta scored six runs in the seventh, and five were charged to Scherzer (14-6), who walked the bases loaded and remained in the game despite having thrown 114 pitches.