Nationals Press Releases
Nationals to face Red Sox Saturday in Naval Academy Baseball Classic
The Washington Nationals are excited to play the Boston Red Sox in the first-ever Naval Academy Baseball Classic on Saturday, April 1 at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.
Nationals agree to terms with RHP Joe Blanton
The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with right-handed pitcher Joe Blanton on Thursday. Additionally, catcher Spencer Kieboom was designated for assignment. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements.
Nationals to face Astros in inaugural game at Ballpark of the Palm Beaches
The Washington Nationals and Houston Astros will celebrate the grand opening of their brand-new Spring Training ballpark on Tuesday, February 28 at 1:05 p.m.
Nationals agree to terms with C Matt Wieters
A four-time All-Star, Wieters joins the Nationals after eight years with the Baltimore Orioles where he won two Rawlings Gold Glove awards and helped lead Baltimore to the postseason in three of the past five seasons.
Washington Nationals announce 2017 promotional schedule
Following the reveal of select promotional items on the team's Twitter account (@nationals), the Washington Nationals released the team's full 2017 promotional calendar online at nationals.com/promotions!
Nationals agree to terms with 1B/OF Adam Lind
The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with a mutual 2018 option with first baseman/outfielder Adam Lind. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.
Nationals announce 2017 Spring Training broadcast schedule
Tickets are still available for Opening Day, February 28, as well as other games of the inaugural season of Nationals Spring Training in West Palm Beach, Fla.
Nationals announce 2017 non-roster invitees
Pitchers and catchers are slated to report to the Nationals' Spring Training facility in West Palm Beach, Fla., by Tuesday, Feb. 14. Washington's position players will report by Friday, Feb. 17, and the first full-squad workout is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 19.
Nationals to play Red Sox in exhibition game at U.S. Naval Academy on April 1
The Washington Nationals are excited to announce they will play the Boston Red Sox in an exhibition game on Saturday, April 1 at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. As part of a new three-year agreement, the Nationals will hold one exhibition game at the Naval Academy through 2019. The Nationals' opponent for the games in 2018 and 2019 will be determined at a future date.