Hall of Famer John Thompson remembered at virtual memorial

WASHINGTON (AP) — John Thompson was remembered as a coach but also as so much more during a virtual memorial held on Saturday in conjunction with the Georgetown University and the Thompson Family thro...

Mets lose 4-3 to Washington, eliminated from playoffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The New York Mets were eliminated from the playoffs in a mistake-filled 4-3 loss to the Washington Nationals in the first game of a doubleheader on Saturday. The Me...

Harper hitless, Girardi ejected, Phils lose to Nats 5-1

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryce Harper was hitless in his return from back stiffness and Philadelpia manager Joe Girardi was ejected in the third inning of a 5-1 loss to the Washington Nati...

Braves beat Nationals 2-1 behind Anderson's strong outing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rookie Ian Anderson allowed one hit over seven scoreless innings and the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves held on to beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 on Saturday night after closer Ma...

Nationals outlast Braves 8-7 on Taylor's single in 12th

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael A. Taylor hit a game-ending single in the 12th inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 8-7 on Friday night after blowing a five-run lead for the second s...

Soto returns, Nats beat Rays 5-3 to finish 2-game sweep

WASHINGTON (AP) — Juan Soto drove in a run in his return to the lineup and the Washington Nationals used strong relief pitching to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 on Tuesday night to sweep the two-game se...

Ewing hopes to carry on Thompson's legacy at Georgetown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Georgetown coach Patrick Ewing said Friday he will try to carry on the legacy of his former coach and lifelong mentor John Thompson, who died Sunday at age 78. Ewin...

Aguilar drives in 3 runs, Marlins outlast Nationals 11-8

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jesús Aguilar drove in three runs and the Miami Marlins defeated the Washington Nationals 11-8 on Monday night, taking three of the five games in the series. Miami ...

Sánchez pitches Nationals past Marlins 9-3

WASHINGTON (AP) — Aníbal Sánchez pitched seven effective innings, Trea Turner drove in three runs and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 9-3 on Sunday. Sánchez (1-3) all...

Marlins' Rojas homers in return from COVID; Miami tops Nats

WASHINGTON (AP) — Miguel Rojas hit a three-run homer in his first at-bat after being activated from the COVID-19 injured list, and the Miami Marlins snapped a five-game skid by beating the Washington ...

World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg might require surgery

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg was diagnosed with carpal tunnel neuritis on his throwing hand after seeing a nerve specialist, manager Dave Martinez said Friday. ...

Santander, O's rough up Nats relievers, rally for 5-3 win

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pat Valaika, Pedro Severino and Anthony Santander homered during a five-run rally in the eighth inning as the Baltimore Orioles roughed up Washington's relievers and beat the Nationa...

No. 14 Villanova holds on to beat Georgetown 70-69

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jermaine Samuels had a 3-point play with 5.6 seconds left as No. 14 Villanova survived a late scare to defeat Georgetown 70-69 Saturday. Samuels was fouled on a dri...

Toppin, No. 4 Dayton survive scare at George Mason

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Even though the fourth-ranked Dayton Flyers have far bigger ambitions, Obi Toppin and his teammates were able to appreciate their first milestone in what has been an unprecedented ...

Powell scores 34, No. 12 Seton Hall beats Georgetown 78-71

WASHINGTON (AP) — Myles Powell scored 34 points, Romaro Gill tied a career-high with eight blocks and No. 12 Seton Hall raced out to a big lead and beat Georgetown 78-71 Wednesday night. ...