The Nationals looked stacked even before spending huge for luxury ace Max Scherzer. But Al Melchior sees potential issues beyond a riveting rotation.
Jayson Werth is reportedly going to have shoulder surgery and his recovery timetable places him around an opening day return. The Nationals could use Ben Zobrist real bad now.
Sunday's MLB recap -- news, transactions, rumors and injury updates -- can be found within.
After an MRI revealed a strain, the Nats will lose their hot-hitting first baseman Adam LaRoche to the 15-day disabled list.
Another National was placed on the DL on Sunday. This time it was outfielder Scott Hairston, who is out with an oblique problem.
Time to preview the Washington Nationals as part of our 30-team series. Is the theme this season "better late than never?"
Khris Davis is making a name for himself and Danny Duffy is flying under the radar. Our Nando Di Fino takes a dive into the depths of the waiver wire.
The injured knee of Nationals phenom Bryce Harper will force him to the 15-day disabled list.
Tyler Moore of the Nationals and Erik Kratz of the Phillies had a spirited encounter at home plate on Friday night.
Nats RF Jayson Werth was hoping to be back May 18. Instead it's May 20 and the club has gotten bad news on his injured right hamstring.

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