Nationals announce roster moves

The Washington Nationals made the following roster moves on Monday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Michael Blazek from Triple-A Fresno Recalled outfielder Andrew Stevenson from Triple-A Fresno Placed first baseman Ryan Zimmerman on the 10-day Injured List with plantar fasciitis in his right foot Transferred right-handed pitcher Justin Miller to the

Nationals recall Joe Ross

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Joe Ross from Triple-A Fresno and placed right-handed pitcher Austin Voth on the 10-Day Injured List (retroactive to July 18) with right bicep tendinitis on Sunday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Ross, 26, was recalled to make his first Major League start of the season on Sunday night against the Atlanta

Washington Nationals launch Kids Eat Free program

Today, the Washington Nationals launched the Kids Eat Free program, a brand-new initiative that will offer complimentary meals for children ages 12 and under beginning with the July 22nd game against the Colorado Rockies and running through the Labor Day game vs. the New York Mets. The Nationals are the first Major League team to offer free meals to all young fans at every home

Fans advised to plan for road closures around Oriole Park this weekend

Due to an underground water main break in Baltimore City, multiple roads remain closed around Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Fans are encouraged to allow more time getting to and from Oriole Park for this weekend’s series against the Boston Red Sox. Pratt Street remains closed between Paca Street and Hopkins Place. Southbound Howard Street remains closed between Lombard Street and Conway Street. Northbound I-395

Nationals recall Erick Fedde

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Erick Fedde from Double-A Harrisburg and optioned infielder Adrián Sanchez to Double-A Harrisburg on Wednesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Fedde, 26, was recalled to make his seventh Major League start of the season on Wednesday night against the Baltimore Orioles. He is 1-1 with a 3.94 ERA in six starts

National Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony to air exclusively on MLB Network July 21

With a record number of Baseball Hall of Famers scheduled to be in attendance, MLB Network will exclusively televise the 2019 National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony featuring new members Harold Baines, Roy Halladay, Mike Mussina, Edgar Martinez, Mariano Rivera and Lee Smith this Sunday, July 21 in Cooperstown, New York. MLB Network analyst and former New York Yankees catcher and manager Joe Girardi

Nationals recall Austin Voth

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Austin Voth from Double-A Harrisburg and optioned catcher Spencer Kieboom to Double-A Harrisburg on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Voth, 27, returns to the Nationals after making one start for Double-A Harrisburg on July 11 against Richmond (SFG). He tossed 6.0 innings of two-hit, shutout ball with six strikeouts and

Trey Mancini wins Baltimore Orioles Heart and Hustle Award

Colorado Springs, Colo. - The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) is pleased to announce Trey Mancini as the Baltimore Orioles 2019 Heart and Hustle Award winner. This esteemed award honors active players who demonstrate a passion for the game of baseball and best embody the values, spirit and traditions of the game. The Heart and Hustle Award is also the only award in