blown save

2y

His throwing elbow still not 100 percent, Sean Burnett is again unavailable out of the Nationals' bullpen for Wednesday night's game against the Cubs.

3y

If there are still any detractors out there for the Nationals' plan to shut down Stephen Strasburg in September, perhaps these words from Jordan Zimmermann following another stellar pitching p

3y

The 2012 Washington Nationals just will not go down without a fight.

3y

PITTSBURGH -- The sheer numbers blow you away. Thirteen strikeouts in only six innings. Seven in a row. A 1.64 ERA in seven starts this season.

3y

PITTSBURGH -- Henry Rodriguez's "stuff" -- his triple-digit fastball and knee-buckling slider -- is as good as any repertoire in baseball.