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Washington Nationals

TEAM INFO
MANAGEMENT:
Manager: Matt Williams
GM: Mike Rizzo
STADIUM:
Name: Nationals Park
Capacity: 41,888
Surface: Grass
More News Team News
Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman did some light throwing on Thursday afternoon according to James Wagner of the Washington Post. 08/21/2014 3:26 PM
Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond is not in Thursday's starting lineup. 08/21/2014 12:57 PM
Nationals left-handed starter Gio Gonzalez has not pitched well over his last four games, posting a 6.52 ERA, 1.862 WHIP and a 0-3 record. 08/21/2014 11:19 AM
Standings
Division Standings
GP W L Pct GB RF RA
1 Washington 125 72 53 .576 - 530 429
2 Atlanta 127 66 61 .520 7.0 483 469
3 Miami 126 63 63 .500 9.5 507 533
4 NY Mets 128 60 68 .469 13.5 485 493
5 Philadelphia 127 56 71 .441 17.0 488 565
Wsh MOVES
Aug 18, 2014
Nate Schierholtz (RF) Signed by the Washington Nationals to a minor league contract.
Aug 17, 2014
Jayson Werth (RF) Missed 5 games (sore right shoulder).
Aug 12, 2014
Jayson Werth (RF) Sore right shoulder, day-to-day.
Aug 10, 2014
Steven Souza Jr. (OF) Left shoulder injury, 15-day DL.
Michael A. Taylor (OF) Recalled from Syracuse (AAA).
Aug 7, 2014
Sandy Leon (C) Optioned to Syracuse (AAA).
Wilson Ramos (C) Missed 2 games (paternity leave list).
Aug 6, 2014
Blake Treinen (P) Optioned to Syracuse (AAA).
Aug 5, 2014
Taylor Jordan (SP) Sore right elbow, 60-day DL.
Sandy Leon (C) Recalled from Syracuse (AAA).
Wilson Ramos (C) Paternity leave list, day-to-day.
Matt Thornton (P) Claimed off waivers from the New York Yankees.
Aug 4, 2014
Nate McLouth (OF) Right shoulder inflammation, 15-day DL (retroactive to August 2nd, 2014).
Steven Souza Jr. (OF) Recalled from Syracuse (AAA).
Aug 3, 2014
Nate McLouth (OF) Sore right shoulder, day-to-day.
Aug 1, 2014
Aaron Barrett (P) Optioned to Syracuse (AAA).
Jul 31, 2014
Asdrubal Cabrera (IF) Acquired from the Cleveland Indians.
Blake Treinen (P) Recalled from Syracuse (AAA).
Jul 25, 2014
Eury Perez (OF) Missed 59 games (fractured toe).
Eury Perez (OF) Optioned to Syracuse (AAA).
Matt Purke (SP) Tommy John surgery, 60-day DL.
Matt Purke (SP) Recalled from Harrisburg (AA).
Jul 24, 2014
Brandon Sisk (P) Signed by the Washington Nationals to a minor league contract.
Jul 23, 2014
Zach Walters (IF) Recalled from Syracuse (AAA).
Ryan Zimmerman (IF) Right hamstring injury, 15-day DL.
Jul 21, 2014
Ryan Perry (P) Released by the Washington Nationals.
TEAM LEADERS
Batting Avg.

Denard Span Wsh - .300
Jayson Werth Wsh - .284
Anthony Rendon Wsh - .278
Adam LaRoche Wsh - .271
Ian Desmond Wsh - .249
Runs Batted In

Ian Desmond Wsh - 77
Adam LaRoche Wsh - 67
Jayson Werth Wsh - 66
Home Runs

Ian Desmond Wsh - 20
Adam LaRoche Wsh - 19
Jayson Werth Wsh - 12
Wins

Doug Fister Wsh - 12
Tanner Roark Wsh - 12
Strikeouts

Gio Gonzalez Wsh - 121
Tanner Roark Wsh - 118
Doug Fister Wsh - 74
ERA

Tanner Roark Wsh - 2.80

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