Author Archives: Ben Belford-Peltzman

Nationals promote Drew Millas, Blake Rutherford back to Triple-A

The Washington Nationals made a few roster moves afted yesterday’s finale in Miami and before Monday night’s game in Toronto. The Washington Nationals announced they selected the contract of Drew Millas, optioned OF Blake Rutherford, and placed RHP Carl Edwards … Continue reading

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Report: Nationals extend Martinez, nearing new deal for Rizzo

The Washington Nationals, who have dramatically turned things around from last season and are on track for a 74-win season, have reached an agreement with manager Dave Martinez and are nearing a deal with President of Baseball Operations Mike Rizzo. … Continue reading

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Reports: Dylan Crews promoted to Double-A Harrisburg, Morales and Pinckney to Wilmington

The Washington Nationals are promoting second-overall pick Dylan Crews to Double-AA Harrisburg after 62 at-bats in Single-A Fredericksburg, according to ESPN’s Buster Olney.

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Nationals option Luis García and release Corey Dickerson, promote Blake Rutherford and Jeter Downs

On Wednesday afternoon, the Washington Nationals announced two major roster moves after their exciting walk-off win against the Brewers. The Nationals have requested an unconditional release waiver on veteran outfielder Corey Dickerson and have optioned infielder Luis García to Triple-A … Continue reading

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Series Preview: Nationals at Astros

The Washington Nationals will play in Houston for the first time since game 7 of the 2019 World Series when the Nats became World Champions. Since then, the Nats victory lap was victimized by COVID, and then a painful rebuild … Continue reading

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Should the Nationals draft LSU OF Dylan Crews if he is available?

The 2023 MLB draft is fast approaching and exactly four weeks from today, so the time is ticking for the Washington Nationals to make a franchise-altering decision. Do they go with the standout LSU pitcher, Paul Skenes, who has been … Continue reading

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Series Preview: Nationals at Braves

The Washington Nationals will play at Truist Park for the first time this season when they kick-off a three-game weekend series with their division rival, the Atlanta Braves. After going on a hot streak in early May, the Nationals have … Continue reading

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Series preview: Nationals vs Diamondbacks

The Nationals will host the Diamondbacks for a three-game set as Washington prepares for their second and final series against Arizona this season. The Nationals need a good series, as they’ve only gone 4-6 in their last 10-games. The offense … Continue reading

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What to Know about the MLB All-Star Game Voting System

The baseball season is moving along, and the All-Star game is less than six weeks away. The mid-summer classic will occur on July 11 at T-Mobile Park in Seattle. It will mark the third time Seattle hosts the All-Star game, … Continue reading

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LSU head coach: Paul Skenes is the “closest comparison since Stephen Strasburg”

The Washington Nationals franchise was in a dark and ominous place a year ago as Juan Soto was turning down record-breaking offers from the Nats — a team that was rumored to be sold imminently at the time. Also, the … Continue reading

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