Nationals Press Releases
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Nationals Holiday Gift Packs go on sale today
Washington Nationals fans will once again have the opportunity to give the gift of baseball this upcoming holiday season when Holiday Gift Packs go on sale today, Wednesday, November 19.
Nationals agree to terms with INF/OF Kevin Frandsen
The Washington Nationals today agreed to terms on a Major League contract with infielder/outfielder Kevin Frandsen, avoiding arbitration and securing the utility man for a second season in D.C. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.
Nationals announce return of entire coaching staff
The Washington Nationals announced today that they will welcome back all of their coaches from the 2014 staff. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.
Williams named 2014 BBWAA National League Manager of the Year
Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams was named the 2014 National League Manager of the Year Tuesday night by the Baseball Writers Association of America. Williams received a total 109 points, including 80 first-place votes. Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle finished second in the voting, and San Francisco Giants Manager Bruce Bochy was third.
Ian Desmond, Anthony Rendon Earn 2014 Louisville Slugger Silver Slugger Awards
Washington Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond and third baseman Anthony Rendon were named recipients of 2014 Louisville Slugger Silver Slugger Awards on Thursday night, the third such honor for Desmond and first for Rendon.
Nationals announce exhibition game vs. Yankees at Nationals Park
The Washington Nationals announced today that their 2015 Spring Training schedule will conclude on April 4 with an exhibition game vs. the New York Yankees at Nationals Park.
Nationals announce 2015 Spring Training schedule
The Washington Nationals today released their 30-game 2015 Spring Training schedule, which features 14 home games at Space Coast Stadium in Viera, FL, including their Grapefruit League home opener on Thursday, March 5 vs. New York Mets
Nationals acquire RHP Eric Fornataro on waiver claim
The Washington Nationals acquired right-hander Eric Fornataro on a waiver claim from the St. Louis Cardinals today. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.
NatsFest to return this December
Following what proved to be an exciting 2014 season, the Washington Nationals invite fans of all ages to celebrate with their hometown team this offseason at NatsFest, returning to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on Saturday, December 13, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tickets will be available for purchase online at nationals.com/natsfest on Wednesday, October 29 at 10:00 a.m.