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The Nationals designated outfield prospect Eury Perez for assignment on Thursday and claimed shortstop Pedro Florimon from the Minnesota Twins off waivers.


GAME IN A NUTSHELL: They won the NL East title Tuesday and celebrated deep into the night, so Matt Williams decided to give all of his regulars Wednesday night off.


Nationals manager Matt Williams gave a toast to his team after they clinched the 2014 NL East title, and it was short and sweet.


After making a dogpile on the mound at Turner Field, and after a long champagne celebration in the visitors clubhouse in Atlanta, several Nationals players took to Twitter to share their own exper


When a Major League Baseball team clinches a playoff spot, or in the Nationals' case on Tuesday night a division title, many preparations are made.