Keuchel labors through Atlanta debut, Nats nip Braves 4-3

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dallas Keuchel labored through five innings in his Atlanta debut, coughing up a 3-0 lead as the Braves lost 4-3 to the Washington Nationals on Friday night. Keuchel...

Scherzer strikes out 10, Nationals beat Arizona 7-3

WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer struck out 10 in seven innings, Anthony Rendon and Howie Kendrick homered and the Washington Nationals defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-3 on Friday night. ...

Wainwright pitches Cardinals past Nationals for 3-2 win

WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Wainwright pitched neatly into the seventh inning, helping himself by kicking the ball over to first for a key out, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 3-2...

Tom Wilson breaks tie in 3rd, Capitals beat Sabres 2-1

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tom Wilson broke a tie with seven minutes left, Braden Holtby made 36 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 on Friday night. Evgeny Kuznetso...

Ovechkin leads Capitals past Red Wings 3-1

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michal Kempny and Alex Ovechkin scored 1:56 apart in the third period, helping the Washington Capitals beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-1 on Friday for their season-high fourth consecuti...

Carlson helps Capitals beat Avalanche 5-2

WASHINGTON (AP) — John Carlson scored a tiebreaking goal in the second period, and the Washington Capitals beat the Colorado Avalanche 5-2 on Tuesday night for their eighth win in 10 games. ...