Nationals

The Nationals clinched the NL East division title in the most gratifying way possible: a 3-0 drubbing of the Braves in Atlanta.
Ryan Zimmerman played three innings Tuesday in a simulated game in Viera, putting him one step closer to rejoining the Nationals.
Tanner Roark and the Nationals have their eyes set on the NL East title. A win tonight in Atlanta would do it. Get live updates from Turner Field on Nats Insider!

Team talk

  • 2y
    A night after lefty John Lannan shut down the division rival Braves, Ross Detwiler took to the mound and was just as good.
  • 2y
    After a much-needed win last night, the Nationals have a chance to increase their lead over the Braves to 3 12 games today at 1:35 p.m. Mark Zuckerman has live updates on Nats Insider.
  • 2y
    Summoned from Syracuse to pitch a must-win game for the Nationals, John Lannan turned in seven strong innings to beat the Braves and salvage a doubleheader split.
  • 2y
    Only 13 12 hours removed from a crushing, 11-10 loss, the Nationals took the field for the first half of their day-night doubleheader with the Braves needing a strong performance from starter Edwin Jackson.
  • 2y
    Bryce Harper fouled a bunt attempt off his left ankle during the first inning of the Nationals' game today and had to be replaced two innings later.
  • 2y
    Only 13 hours after suffering their worst loss of the season, the Nationals are back in action with a doubleheader against the Braves. Mark Zuckerman has live updates on Nats Insider and first pitch is at 1:05!
  • 2y
    His 20-day rehab assignment having expired, veteran outfielder Xavier Nady was designated for assignment by the Nationals prior to today's doubleheader.

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DateOppTime
9/16Atl4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
9/17Atl4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
9/18Mia4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
9/19Mia4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
9/20Mia4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
Last Results
DateOppFinal
9/15AtlW 4-2
9/14NYMW 3-0
9/13NYMW 10-3
9/12NYML 3-4
9/11NYMW 6-2
9/10vs. AtlL 2-6
9/9vs. AtlW 6-4
9/8vs. AtlW 2-1
9/7vs. PhiW 3-2
9/6vs. PhiL 1-3
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Injury Report

Injuries
DatePlayerStatus
8/10S. Souza Jr.off 15-day DL
8/9J. Werthshoulder (day-to-day)
8/5T. JordanRight elbow soreness (on 60-day DL)
8/2N. McLouthRight shoulder surgery - out for season (on 60-day DL)
7/28J. WerthLeft game - Left leg injury (day-to-day)
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Team Stats

Washington Nationals Stats
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Batting
PlayerGABRH2B3BHRRBIAVG
Denard Span13958293174387535.299
Anthony Rendon1445821081673862080.287
Jayson Werth139510791453501680.284
Adam LaRoche131463701201902486.259
Ian Desmond145564671412322286.250
Asdrubal Cabrera136518721263031455.243

Pitching
PitcherWLPctGGSSIPKERA
Ryan Mattheus00-5006.130.00
Drew Storen21.667590650.1421.25
Xavier Cedeno00-7006.151.42
Matt Thornton13.250620034.2281.82
Tyler Clippard73.700690164.2772.09
Blake Treinen23.400135041.1262.18
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