RotoWire Partners

Washington Nationals

Fantasy baseball player news, upcoming starters, and more.

Next 5 Days: Upcoming Games & Starters
April 21, 2015
 vs. St. Louis Cardinals
April 22, 2015
 vs. St. Louis Cardinals
April 23, 2015
 vs. St. Louis Cardinals
April 24, 2015
 @ Miami Marlins
April 25, 2015
 @ Miami Marlins
Latest Washington Nationals Fantasy News
Casey Janssen    P   Washington Nationals
Nationals GM Mike Rizzo said Sunday that Janssen (shoulder) is making progress, but he wouldn't give a timetable for his return, the Washington Post reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Anthony Rendon    2B   Washington Nationals
Rendon (knee) has been running, hitting and fielding grounders at the Nationals' spring training facility, but there's still no timetable for his return, the Washington Post reports. "Hes continuing his rehab and I think hes making progress," GM Mike Rizzo said on Sunday.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Yunel Escobar    SS   Washington Nationals
After taking some grounders and working in the batting cage Sunday, Escobar (groin) is still on pace for a return to the lineup on Tuesday, the Washington Post reports. "I think for Tuesday Ill be fine," Escobar said. "Im gonna try. Well see."

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Denard Span    OF   Washington Nationals
Span went 1-for-5 with a run scored and two strikeouts in his return to the lineup Sunday.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Ian Desmond    SS   Washington Nationals
Desmond went 2-for-4 with an RBI and two runs scored Sunday against the Phillies, extending his current hitting streak to six games.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Drew Storen    P   Washington Nationals
Storen gave up two hits during a scoreless ninth inning en route to his fourth save of the season Sunday against the Phillies.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Stephen Strasburg    P   Washington Nationals
Strasburg was dominant in a 4-1 win over the Phillies on Sunday, giving up just one run while striking out seven and walking two over 7.1 innings.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Michael Taylor    OF   Washington Nationals
Taylor was optioned to Triple-A Syracuse on Sunday, MLB.com's William Ladson reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Denard Span    OF   Washington Nationals
Span (abdomen) was activated from the 15-day DL and will play center field and bat leadoff in Sunday's game against the Phillies, Dan Kolko of MASN Sports reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Yunel Escobar    SS   Washington Nationals
An MRI on Escobar's groin showed just inflammation, and he's hoping to return to the starting lineup Tuesday against the Cardinals, James Wagner of the Washington Post reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Ian Desmond    SS   Washington Nationals
Desmond went 3-for-5 on Saturday, but also booted a couple of balls on defense and was charged with his eighth error in 12 games.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Bryce Harper    OF   Washington Nationals
Harper went 2-for-3 Saturday with a home run, a monster 454-foot solo shot off Aaron Harang.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Jordan Zimmermann    P   Washington Nationals
Zimmermann took the loss Saturday, allowing four runs (two earned) on four hits and four walks over 6.1 innings, while striking out three.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Yunel Escobar    SS   Washington Nationals
Escobar (groin) will undergo an MRI on Saturday, the Washington Post reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Danny Espinosa    2B   Washington Nationals
Espinosa got the start at second base Friday, going 1-for-3 with a solo home run, but shifted over to third base when Yunel Escobar exited with a minor groin strain.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Ian Desmond    SS   Washington Nationals
Desmond went 3-for-4 on Friday with two runs scored.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Wilson Ramos    C   Washington Nationals
Ramos is not in the starting lineup Saturday against the Phillies, MASN's Dan Kolko reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Jayson Werth    OF   Washington Nationals
Werth is not in the starting lineup Saturday against the Phillies, MASN's Dan Kolko reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Yunel Escobar    SS   Washington Nationals
Escobar is not in the lineup Saturday against Philadelphia, but he doesn't expect to require a stint on the DL after leaving Friday's game with a strained groin, William Ladson of MLB.com reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Bryce Harper    OF   Washington Nationals
Harper was 1-for-2 with a pair of walks and a three-run home run in the Nationals' win over Philadelphia Friday night.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Max Scherzer    P   Washington Nationals
Scherzer allowed just one run on four hits, he did not walk a batter, and struck out nine over eight innings of a 7-2 win against Philadelphia on Friday night.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Yunel Escobar    SS   Washington Nationals
Escobar left Friday's game against the Phillies after after attempting to leg out a single, Mark Zuckerman of CSN Washington reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Drew Storen    P   Washington Nationals
Storen gave up a hit and struck out one Thursday against the Phillies to pick up his third save of the season .

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Doug Fister    P   Washington Nationals
Fister pitched 6.2 innings Wednesday, giving up two runs -- one earned -- on four hits and four walks while striking out four to pick up the win against the Phillies.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Denard Span    OF   Washington Nationals
Span (abdomen) will play at least one more rehab game before returning from the disabled list, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Craig Stammen    P   Washington Nationals
Stammen (forearm) has been diagnosed with a torn right flexor tendon, and he will likely miss the remainder of the season, James Wagner of the Washington Post reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Dan Uggla    2B   Washington Nationals
Uggla is out of the lineup Thursday, MASN's Dan Kolko reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Felipe Rivero    P   Washington Nationals
Rivero was called up from Triple-A Syracuse on Thursday.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Taylor Jordan    P   Washington Nationals
Jordan was optioned to Triple-A Syracuse on Thursday.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Rafael Martin    P   Washington Nationals
Martin had an eye-popping major league debut on Wednesday, tossing two shutout innings and striking out five of the seven batters he faced.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Wilson Ramos    C   Washington Nationals
Ramos singled, doubled and drove in three runs Wednesday against the Red Sox.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Tyler Moore    OF   Washington Nationals
Moore hit a two-run homer and added a single in five at-bats Wednesday in a win over Boston.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Ian Desmond    SS   Washington Nationals
Desmond socked his first homer of the year and drew a walk Wednesday in a win over the Red Sox.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Gio Gonzalez    P   Washington Nationals
Gonzalez (1-1) got the win Wednesday despite allowing five runs (four earned) on six hits over six innings against the Red Sox. He struck out six and walked a pair.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Denard Span    OF   Washington Nationals
Span (abdomen) is scheduled to play nine innings in a rehab game with Low-A Hagerstown on Thursday, CSN's Mark Zuckerman reports.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Michael Taylor    OF   Washington Nationals
Taylor went 2-for-4 Tuesday with three RBI and his second stolen base of the season.

Exclusive Fantasy Analysis

Subscribe to RotoWire now to instantly reveal our analysis.
Washington Nationals MLB Roster