Neymar gets goal, yellow card for diving as Brazil romps 5-0

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Neymar converted a penalty kick for the second straight game, assisted on three goals and was given a yellow card for diving as Brazil routed El Salvador 5-0 on Tuesday night in a...

Cubs come back to beat Nationals 6-4 in 10 innings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pinch-hitter David Bote had an RBI double and scored in the 10th inning as the Chicago Cubs came back to beat the Washington Nationals 6-4 on Thursday night in the opener of a four-g...

Reynolds has 2 HRs, 10 RBIs, Nationals rout Marlins 18-4

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mark Reynolds homered twice and drove in a career-high 10 runs, Max Scherzer won for the first time since June 5, and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 18-4 on Saturday...

Dodgers beat Nationals 7-2 to complete 3-game sweep

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kike Hernandez and Yasiel Puig each hit two-run homers, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals 7-2 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. Hern...

Diamondbacks beat Nationals 4-3 on bases-loaded walk

WASHINGTON (AP) — David Peralta connected twice in his first multihomer game and Nick Ahmed scored the winning run on a bases-loaded walk in the 10th inning, sending the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 4-3 ...

Scherzer dominates, Nats end 3-game skid, beat Rockies 6-2

WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer dominated after an early hiccup, striking out 11 and retiring his final 20 batters as the Washington Nationals ended a three-game skid by beating the Colorado Rockies 6-...

All-star John Wall returns as Wizards beat Hornets

WASHINGTON (AP) — All-star John Wall had 15 points and 14 assists in his first game in two months, Otto Porter Jr. had 26 points and 11 rebounds, and the Washington Wizards beat the Charlotte Hornets ...

Wizards hold on to beat Clippers 100-91

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the second time in a week Mike Scott was almost perfect. Both times it happened against the Los Angeles Clippers. Scott tied a season-high with 22 points while ...

Mavericks stops 6-game slide with victory over Wizards

WASHINGTON (AP) — Harrison Barnes scored 31 points, rookie Dennis Smith Jr. had 22 and the Dallas Mavericks snapped a six-game losing streak with a 113-99 victory over John Wall and the Washington Wiz...