Nationals Press Releases
Updated Division Series start times announced
Major League Baseball today announced the revised start times for all potential Division Series games following this afternoon's postponement in Boston. Please see the following pages for a listing of all Division Series first pitch times and possible scenarios.
Nationals announce 2016 NLDS roster
The Washington Nationals announced their 2016 National League Division Series roster on Friday, in advance of the series' opening game against the Los Angeles Dodgers. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.
Nationals INF/OF Trea Turner Named NL Rookie of the Month
Posting a .339 batting average with five doubles, two triples, eight home runs, eight walks, 18 RBI and 15 stolen bases in the final month of his rookie regular season, Nationals infielder/outfielder Trea Turner earned his second consecutive National League Rookie of the Month award.
Nationals kick off 2016 postseason festivities
For the third time in five years, the Washington Nationals are headed to the Postseason. The Nationals announced today several initiatives to help build excitement for the return of October baseball to Washington, D.C., including a Postseason Ticket Scavenger Hunt throughout the city.
Nationals announce 2016 award winners
Three Washington Nationals players will be honored by the Washington, D.C. media with a 2016 end-of-season award, the first season in which balloting for such awards was conducted. Second baseman Daniel Murphy was voted the 2016 Nationals Player of the Year, right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer the 2016 Pitcher of the Year, and first baseman Ryan Zimmerman was selected for the 'Good Guy' Award, given to a player who is exceptionally accommodating to the media and the community.
Nationals honor 1B Jose Marmolejos, RHP Reynaldo Lopez, and OF Rafael Baustista
The Washington Nationals named first baseman Jose Marmolejos their 2016 Minor League Player of the Year, right-handed pitcher Reynaldo Lopez their 2016 Minor League Pitcher of the Year, and outfielder Rafael Bautista the recipient of the fourth-annual Bob Boone Award. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo, Vice President & Senior Advisor to the GM Bob Boone, Assistant General Manager & Vice President, Player Personnel Doug Harris and Director of Player Development Mark Scialabba made the announcements.
Nationals select C Spencer Kieboom
The Washington Nationals selected the contract of catcher Spencer Kieboom from Double-A Harrisburg on Tuesday.
Washington Nationals homestand highlights (Sept. 26-Oct. 2)
The final homestand of the 2016 regular season features our Election Night event, including the Nationals branded donkey or elephant figurine giveaway.
Nationals announce 2017 regular season schedule
The Washington Nationals announced their 2017 schedule on Wednesday, in conjunction with Major League Baseball, revealing an 81-game home slate that will begin on Opening Day, April 3, at Nationals Park vs. the Miami Marlins