Saturday's National League roundup: Nationals win in extra innings, Bronson Arroyo continues hot streak and Jason Kubel homers twice.
The Atlanta Braves won a Kris Medlen start for the 19th consecutive time as they used a team effort to beat the Mets 11-3 amid bad weather.
Stephen Strasburg isn't happy about sitting — "I don't know if I'm ever going to accept it" — but his team has enough arms to be dangerous.
Hanley Ramirez drove in Adrian Gonzalez for the winning run as the Los Angeles Dodgers took a key game against the San Francisco Giants.
Chicago Cubs catcher Steve Clevenger was suspended for one game for his role in a benches-clearing incident against the Nationals.
Marco Scutaro hit a tiebreaking single in the seventh as the Giants beat the Dodgers 5-2 to extend their division lead to 5 1/2 games.
Nationals starter Stephen Strasburg lasted only three innings in his final start at home, giving up five runs and two homers.
Four people were ejected when benches cleared twice in two innings of Thursday's game between the Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals.
Andrew McCutchen retook the NL batting race lead Tuesday, and somewhere in MLB's offices, a few folks had to be smiling.
Washington had six home runs for the second consecutive game, including two from Bryce Harper, and beat the Cubs 9-1.
The Giants made a comeback Tuesday night, though the Diamondbacks won in 11 innings.
Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter is taking another step in a bid to bolster the club's NL wild card chances by throwing a simulated game.
Marco Scutaro hit an RBI single in the 10th inning after Buster Posey's tying double in the ninth as the Giants rallied to beat Arizona 9-8
A day after announcing Strasburg's shutdown date, Nationals manager Davey Johnson met with the pitcher to explain the decision.
Sunday's National League roundup: Adrian Gonzalez hit a two-run, walk-off double to help the Dodgers split a series with the Diamondbacks.
Chipper Jones hit a three-run homer off Jonathan Papelbon with two outs in the ninth as the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies.
Fredi Gonzalez is looking for ways to lighten the load on his late-innings relievers, which were a factor last September.
Gio Gonzalez threw his first career shutout as the Washington Nationals hammered St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright.
R.A. Dickey pitched a five-hit shutout for his 17th win and Ike Davis homered as the New York Mets beat the Miami Marlins 3-0 Friday night.
Alfonso Soriano hit a two-run home run onto Waveland Avenue and a two-out RBI single to help the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants.
Bryce Harper homered twice for the first itme, then was ejected after a double play as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins.
Wednesday's National League roundup: Pedro Alvarez stays hot for the Pirates, and Joe Blanton gets first victory for Dodgers.
Chase Utley, the Philadelphia Phillies' five-time All-Star second baseman, practiced at third base Wednesday and is considering a move.
National League roundup: New York Mets rout Philadelphia Phillies in 10th, and Milwaukee Brewers best Chicago Cubs
Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp turned into the padding while running full speed and fell backward onto the warning track.
Stephen Strasburg gave up a career-high seven runs in five innings against the Miami Marlins in a 9-0 Washington Nationals loss.
Matt Holliday hit a tiebreaking home run and Kyle Lohse won his eighth consecutive decision, leading the Cardinals to a 4-3 win.
A year ago, manager Davey Johnson recalls, he knew the Washington Nationals would win the pennant.
Tim Hudson pitched seven strong innings for his seventh consecutive victory help Atlanta beat San Francisco 7-1 on Sunday.
Rob Brantly hit his first major league home run, and Giancarlo Stanton, Jose Reyes and Carlos Lee also homered to lead Miami to a 6-2 win.