Fournier scores 31, Magic beat Beal, Wizards 127-120

WASHINGTON (AP) — Evan Fournier scored 31 points, D.J. Augustin added 16 of his 24 in the fourth quarter and the Orlando Magic beat the Washington Wizards 127-120 on Tuesday night. B...

Harper: Nationals fans crossed the line heckling

WASHINGTON (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies slugger Bryce Harper called out some Washington Nationals fans, saying they crossed the line heckling him in the eighth inning. The former Nat...

Difo hits tie-breaking RBI single, Nats beat Phillies 5-2

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wilmer Difo drove in the go-ahead run with an RBI single in the seventh inning and Anibal Sanchez pitched seven solid innings as the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Philli...

Soroka silences Nationals' bats in 5-0 Braves win

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mike Soroka allowed one hit over six innings, Ozzie Albies had three hits including a home run and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 5-0 on Friday night. ...

Duvall homers twice, Braves open big lead and beat Nats 11-8

WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Duvall had two home runs and four hits, Josh Donaldson added a three-run homer and the Atlanta Braves beat Washington 11-8 on Tuesday night to reopen a 5½-game lead over the sec...

Smith HR, 6 RBIs, leads Kershaw, Dodgers over Nationals 9-3

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rookie catcher Will Smith homered and drove in six runs, leading Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Washington Nationals 9-3 on Saturday. Playing ...

Turner hits for 2nd cycle, Nationals rout Rockies 11-1

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trea Turner hit his second career cycle, Stephen Strasburg earned his major league-leading 13th win and the Washington Nationals routed the Colorado Rockies 11-1 Tuesday night. ...

Scherzer stays hot, Nationals blank Royals 6-0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer sustained a dominant stretch with seven strong innings, Kurt Suzuki homered and the Washington Nationals beat the Kansas City Royals 6-0 on Saturday. T...

Greinke takes no-hitter into 7th, Diamondbacks beat Nats 5-0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Zack Greinke doesn't think much about no-hitters. He was in the minority Thursday night when he took a bid into the seventh inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks cruis...

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals' rally for 6-5 win

WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Rizzo homered, Albert Almora Jr. had three hits and the Chicago Cubs held off the Washington Nationals for a 6-5 victory Sunday night. Chicago led 6-1 befor...

Parra lifts Nats to 7-6 win over Mets; Conforto, McNeil hurt

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals survived a dramatic ninth inning to secure their first series win in a month. Gerardo Parra hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the fifth a...

Corbin Ks 11, Robles homers as Nationals beat Mets 5-1

WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin struck out 11 in eight strong innings and Victor Robles homered to help the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 5-1 on Wednesday night. Antho...

Strasburg fastest to 1,500 Ks, Nationals beat Cardinals 2-1

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stephen Strasburg reached 1,500 strikeouts in fewer innings than any pitcher in major league history, and the Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 after a long rain ...

Beal scores 40 points, Wizards beat Grizzlies 135-128

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bradley Beal scored 40 points for the second straight night and the Washington Wizards beat the Memphis Grizzlies 135-128 on Saturday. Beal shot 12 of 17 from the f...

Matthews extends goal streak, Maple Leafs beat Capitals 4-2

WASHINGTON (AP) — Auston Matthews scored a goal in his sixth consecutive game to start the season, Frederick Andersen made 25 saves and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 on Satu...