Nats Updates: Stras Has "Slight Strain" Of Oblique

Washington Nationals' manager Davey Johnson updates reporters on Stephen Strasburg's injured oblique before tonight's game which will have the Nats wearing the old Homestead Grays uniforms as part of the Atlanta Braves' Heritage Weekend celebration.

Official: Anthony Rendon Promoted To Triple-A SYR

What was rumored to be true last night has proven to in fact be so. The Washington Nationals' top prospect Anthony Rendon was promoted from Double-A Harrisburg to Triple-A Syracuse this afternoon in a move which has him now one step away...

Reports: Harper To DL; Erik Davis Gets Call...

Washington Nationals' manager Davey Johnson told reporters Friday night that Bryce Harper wouldn't return for the series in Atlanta, and after Stephen Strasburg's injury last night it appears Harper will be headed to the DL with Erik Davis coming up.

Nats' Stephen Strasburg Has Strained Oblique

Washington Nationals' manager Davey Johnson and pitcher Stephen Strasburg talked after tonight's win over the Atlanta Braves about the injury which led to Strasburg leaving the mound in Turner Field after just two innings of work on Friday night.

Report: Anthony Rendon Promoted To Triple-A SYR?

According to a report from Harrisburg, PA tonight, which hasn't been confirmed by the Washington Nationals, Anthony Rendon was informed that he was being promoted to the Nats' top affiliate, the Triple-A Syracuse Chiefs. Is it true? No word, yet...

Game 55 WPA: Harrowing win. Nats 3, Barves 2

Stras out with an injury, Clip being as "interesting" as we've ever seen him, and just enough offense.

Nats 3, ATL 2: Strasburg Leaves Game w/ Back Issue

The Washington Nationals took the first game of three they'll play in Turner Field this weekend from the Atlanta Braves by a score of 3-2. The big news, however, was that the Nats' 24-year-old starter Stephen Strasburg was lifted after just 2.0 IP.

Nats' Strasburg Done After Two Innings In Atlanta

Nationals' right-hander Stephen Strasburg appeared uncomfortable on the mound and Davey Johnson and Steve McCatty were clearly concerned as they lifted the Nats' starter after just two innings of work tonight in the series opener with Atlanta.

Nats' Bryce Harper's Knee Might Land Him On DL...

There was some hope that Bryce Harper would return to the lineup tonight in Atlanta, but when his knee didn't react well to Thursday's workout, Nationals' manager Davey Johnson said he wouldn't play and would probably miss the whole series.

Series Preview: Nationals @ Braves

We take a look at the Nationals and Braves as they face off for what may the most important games of the season so far. With the Braves 5.5 games ahead in the NL East, the Nationals cannot afford to fall too far behind.

Nats' Friday Night Lineup vs ATL: Lombo's In... LF

Washington Nationals' manager Davey Johnson said there may be some changes coming for the defending NL East Champs, but there's only so much the Nats can do with the players they have available right now. Bryce Harper's not back yet...

Nats PDB Rewind: Teheran, Zimmermann, and Gonzalez

This Pitching Daily Brief looks back at the Atlanta Braves' Julio Teheran, who opposes the Nats this evening in Atlanta. Because it's a shorter analysis, I also checked in on the Washington Nationals' Jordan Zimmermann and Gio Gonzalez.

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