Found September 15, 2012 on Nationals Enquirer:
Not nearly as impressive as the Flying Shark video from Houston back in August, but here's video (via of Roger Bernadina's leaping, wall crashing catch of a Jason Heyward fly ball in the fifth inning last night: Shark was shaken up, but wasn't hurt. (Screen cap via Befriend Nats Enquirer on Facebook. Follow on Twitter.

Roger Bernadina Crashes into Wall On Catch

Video: Smashing Grab to Rob An Extra Base Hit

Doctor wasn’t aware of Nationals Plans for Strasburg

Apparently, the doctor who performed Tommy John surgery on Stephen Strasburg wasn’t aware of the Nationals plan of shutting their ace down. This is according to When the Nationals shutdown Strasburg the entire MLB was in shock. Even though this news wasn’t out of the blue. It seemed inevitable that the Nationals front office was going to shutdown Strasburg after...

Davey says clinching wild card not a big moment, just a nice moment

Keep the champagne on ice when the Washington Nationals inevitably clinch a wild card berth in the next few days: "That’s not a big moment. It’s a nice moment, but it’s not a big moment. The additional wild card, to me, just really put more of a burden on the manager, because nobody wants that one. A one-game playoff to get in? The other format, if you were the...

Nationals Lose by Shutting down Strasburg

He may be shut down for the season, however, the Stephen Strasburg topic will not die. I know, I know, this has been beaten like a rented mule – but until now I haven’t been able to put my feelings down on paper. As the Nationals approach the postseason with one of the best records in the game, they’ll be second guessed time and again for their decision to cut off one of the...

Fan has customized Washington Nationals shirt with the name as ‘Nickelback’ (photo)

No. Words. For what it’s worth, the player on the Washington Nationals roster who currently wears No. 28 is outfielder Jayson Werth. Don’t know if this clearly misguided fan is attempting to make any kind of connection with the choice of number on his shirt and how he bastardized it by putting “NICKELBACK” on the [...]

Nationals' Morse may miss series with hurt wrist

Washington Nationals slugger Michael Morse was not in Friday's lineup and may be out the entire weekend series against the Atlanta Braves, according to Morse is nursing a bone bruise and a slight tear in his left wrist that might keep him out until Tuesday. "I kind of knew it was being real optimistic that he could've been available (Friday)," manager...

Davey Johnson earns first ejection on awful call by umpire Marvin Hudson (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Nationals manager Davey Johnson earned his first ejection of the season after arguing an awful call at first base by umpire Marvin Hudson on Saturday. Braves left fielder Martin Prado was leading off the bottom of the sixth and hit a come-backer to pitcher Edwin Jackson. The ball went off Jackson’s glove, but he recovered and threw to first...

"There was a probably one in ten chance, and didn’t get him"

"I’ve got a prayer, basically, with Andrelton Simmons at third. Just tried to get it as quick as I could and get rid of it. If I set, he’s already sliding in celebrating. There was a probably 1 in 10 chance, and didn’t get him." (Ian Desmond, via Washington Post, 9/15/2012) Braves 2, Nationals 1: Nats lose on a walk-off fielder's choice, throwing error...

Prime Nine: Washington Nationals

The Nationals farm system is a lot like other farm systems. When teams move from the cellar to the penthouse, the farm system goes through a number of changes. Players either graduate from the farm system to the ML lineup or they are traded to acquire players that become integral parts of the teams turnaround. In the case of the Nationals, they had both at the same time...

"Even with my old eyes, I knew I was right."

There's Davey Johnson in the process of getting ejected for the first time this season on a blown call by first base umpire Marvin Hudson in the sixth, which was immediately followed by a game-tying home run by Jason Heyward. Here's Davey, via Washington Post: "If I can see it from 150 feet that the throw beats him, and he’s on the bag and he was out of position...
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