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Byrd tries continue hot streak against Nationals

Behind star slugger Bryce Harper and an overpowering rotation, the surging Washington Nationals are closing in on their longest run at home in 10 years. Doug Fister hopes to add to that success as the Nationals seek their 10th straight home victory Monday night in the opener of a three-game series against the struggling Cincinnati Reds. Washington starters have posted an 0.44 ERA...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Byrd tries continue hot streak against Nationals

Behind star slugger Bryce Harper and an overpowering rotation, the surging Washington Nationals are closing in on their longest run at home in 10 years. Doug Fister hopes to add to that success as the Nationals seek their 10th straight home victory Monday night in the opener of a three-game series against the struggling Cincinnati Reds. Washington starters have posted an 0.44 ERA...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Reds-Nationals Preview

Behind star slugger Bryce Harper and an overpowering rotation, the surging Washington Nationals are closing in on their longest run at home in 10 years. Doug Fister hopes to add to that success as the Nationals seek their 10th straight home victory Monday night in the opener of a three-game series against the struggling Cincinnati Reds. Washington starters have posted an 0.44 ERA...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

NL East-Leading Nationals Continue To Be Popular Draw In Ticket Sales

View image | gettyimages.com The Washington Nationals storm into July looking every bit as good as they were expected to be leading up to the 2015 MLB season. Already atop the NL East, Bryce Harper and co. look to distance themselves even further from the pesky New York Mets as they aim to secure the division and return to the playoffs. After a slow start because of injuries...
Via KCM Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals starting rotation sets franchise record for consecutive shutout innings

The Washington Nationals starting pitchers have been on quite a roll lately, and that continued during Thursday’s 7-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves. Doug Fister allowed just four hits over seven scoreless innings, pushing his record to 3-3 on the year and giving the Nationals their sixth straight win. The Nats starting rotation has now thrown 41 1/3 consecutive scoreless innings...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ignorance is bliss: Nationals' Fister doesn't know score, inning when locked in

When Washington Nationals starter Doug Fister is in the zone, he's completely locked in. So locked in, in fact, that he's oblivious to the things you'd imagine every baseball player is cognizant of while on the diamond. After throwing seven scoreless innings in the Nationals' 7-0 win over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday, Fister gave a glimpse into his mindset while he's locked in...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Fister pitches 4-hit ball as Nationals shut out Braves

  Doug Fister said he really hadn't heard about the scoreless innings streak being crafted by his fellow Washington Nationals starters. Fister allowed four hits over seven innings in another superb outing by a Washington starter, and the Nationals defeated the Atlanta Braves 7-0 on Thursday for their sixth straight win. Washington's rotation has thrown a franchise-record 41 1/3...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Fister continues dominant string of pitching for Washington Nationals

The Washington Nationals continued their hot streak on Thursday, earning a 7-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves for their 6th straight victory. Key in the victory, as throughout the last 6 games, was dominant pitching, particularly by the starting pitcher. Doug Fister pitched brilliantly over 7 innings for the Nationals, striking out 4 Braves and giving up just 4 hits. This is nothing...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Fister pitches 4-hit ball as Nationals beat Braves 7-0

WASHINGTON (AP) Doug Fister allowed four hits over seven innings in another superb outing by a Washington starter, and the Nationals defeated the Atlanta Braves 7-0 on Thursday for their sixth straight win. Washington's rotation has thrown a franchise-record 41 1-3 consecutive scoreless innings over its last six games, the longest streak in the major leagues since Cleveland starters...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Ross Like a Boss

Joe Ross was spectacular again Friday night, pitching 7.1 innings, allowing just six hits, one walk, one earned run and striking out 11 Pirates. He  grabbed his second win after coming off an 8.0 IP, 2 ER, 8 K gem last week in Milwaukee. Owning the zone, like a Boss. Striking out hitters, like a Boss. Racking up wins, like a--Ross. Ohh. See what I did there? Ross holds a 2.66 ERA...
Via Razzball
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Fister loses wedding ring on pitch, finds it in the dirt on mound (video)

Washington Nationals pitcher Doug Fister experienced a potentially troubling mishap at the conclusion of the top of 1st inning in his start against the Tampa Bay Rays when his wedding ring fell off his finger during the delivery of a pitch. After striking out Evan Longoria to end the inning, Fister immediately began picking around...Read More The post Doug Fister loses wedding ring...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: National’s Pitcher Doug Fister Loses Wedding Ring On The Mound

Thursday night, Doug Fister lost his wedding ring on the mound after striking out a batter.
Via Gamedayr
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals pitcher Doug Fister's wedding ring slips off on changeup (Video)

Washington Nationals pitcher Doug Fister had his wedding ring slip off his finger while throwing a changeup to strike out Tampa Bay Rays batter Evan Longoria to finish the first inning of Thursday's game in D.C.Fister must have known immediately when it slipped off the finger in his glove. Fortunately, it didn't take him long to track down the ring laying on the mound. Otherwise...
Via Holdout Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Oh crap, Nats pitcher Doug Fister dropped his wedding ring on the mound last night

Washington Nationals pitcher Doug Fister's wedding ring fell off his pitching hand as he struck out Evan Longoria in the 1st inning last night.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals' Doug Fister drops wedding ring on pitcher's mound

Doug Fister is hoping to win a championship ring with the Washington Nationals, but before he adds that priceless ring to his jewelry chest, he'll need to make sure he holds onto an even more important one. In the first inning of Fister's start against the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday, his first since coming off the disabled list, the 31-year-old righty was seen bending down to pick...
Via Fox Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

RHP Fister returns to Nationals, RHP Hill sent to Triple-A

WASHINGTON (AP) The Washington Nationals have activated Doug Fister from the disabled list to start Thursday night against Tampa Bay. The right-handed Fister spent 35 days on the disabled list with forearm tightness. He is 2-2 with a 4.31 ERA in seven starts. Right-handed reliever Taylor Hill was optioned to Triple-A Syracuse. The 26-year-old Hill had a 3.75 ERA in six relief appearances...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Nats' Fister to start Thursday; Span out with back issue

WASHINGTON (AP) Washington Nationals right-hander Doug Fister will return from the disabled list to start Thursday night against the Tampa Bay Rays. The Nationals will also hope to get back center fielder Denard Span, who is out of Wednesday's lineup with back tightness. Fister went on the disabled list on May 15 with right forearm tightness after pitching to a 4.31 ERA in seven...
Via AP on Fox
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Fister could reportedly rejoin Nationals this week

Hitters beware: The Washington Nationals' rotation might be getting even stronger very soon. With ace Max Scherzer as good as ever, as he displayed in a 16-strikeout gem over the weekend, Doug Fister is set to rejoin the Nats' pitching staff this week, according to the Washington Post. Fister, who has been sidelined since May 15 with a strained flexor muscle in his throwing forearm...
Via Fox Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals’ Doug Fister has efficient rehab start for Double-A Harrisburg

Tonight’s minor league rehab start in Harrisburg for Washington Nationals’ right-hander Doug Fister went about as well as the club and pitcher could have hoped. Fister shut out the Trenton Thunder in the Senators’ 4-2 win, and looked like a Major Leaguer pitching to outclassed hitters nearly the entire six-inning start. Fister, who was placed on the disabled list on May 14...
Via Baseball Essential
24 days ago  |  Discuss

When Mike Rizzo almost quit over Doug Fister

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Via Fox Sports
June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Game 2015.49: Tigers at Angels

The Tigers exploded for 3 runs yesterday, which was enough to hold off the A’s for a 3-2 victory and series win. 4 runs in 3 games isn’t the way I would have called it, but a series win is a series win. This doesn’t do much, however, to dampen the loud concerns regarding this offense. I know I mentioned last week that the dearth of run production emanates from the 4 hole, but...
Via Tigers Weblog
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Nationals starter Doug Fister scheduled to throw Wednesday

Washington Nationals starter Doug Fister is one step closer to returning to the hill for the Nats. According to the Washington Post, Fister will begin a throwing program on Wednesday as he continues to rehab a right flexor strain that sent him to the disabled list on May 15. Given that he'll need time to get his arm back into pitching shape, Fister is expected to miss at least one...
Via Fox Sports
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth Joins Doug Fister on Washington Nationals 15-day Disabled List

Jayson Werth #28 of the Washington Nationals prepares to scoop up a line drive single hit by A.J. Pierzynski #15 of the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field on April 28, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) The Washington Nationals placed star outfielder Jayson Werth on the team’s 15-day disabled list Tuesday afternoon. The move is retroactive...
Via The Sports Journal
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Nationals’ Doug Fister Diagnosed with Flexor Strain

Yet another high-caliber pitcher has gone down to injury in the young season of 2015. This time it is the Washington Nationals, whom have been hit with an unfortunate injury to one of their many talented starting pitchers. Right-handed starting pitcher Doug Fister has been diagnosed with a flexor strain in his right forearm and will be placed on the 15-day DL as reported by William...
Via Baseball Essential
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals: Replacing Doug Fister in the rotation

Tanner Roark has played a big role in the bullpen, but he may be better suited replacing Fister in the rotation. Doug Fister of the Washington Nationals has been placed on the disabled list after complaints of forearm tightness. The Nationals quickly called up prospect A.J. Cole from Syracuse on Friday, likely to replace Fister in the rotation. Fister, the leading man of the Nationals’...
Via isportsweb.com
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss
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