Juan Soto, the youngest player in the majors at 19, hit a three-run homer in his first career start as the Washington Nationals defeated the San Diego Padres 10-2 on Monday.
by: Associated Press — NBC Sports Washington 20 May
Kike Hernandez and Yasiel Puig each hit two-run homers, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals 7-2 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
by: Associated Press — NBC Sports Washington 19 May
Ross Stripling struck out a career-high nine in six innings and the Dodgers beat the Nationals 4-1 in the opener of a day-night doubleheader on Saturday.