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2012 Washington Nationals
2012 Washington Nationals / Franchise: Washington Nationals / BR Team Page
Clinched Division: October 1, 2012, vs. Philadelphia Phillies
Managed by Davey Johnson
History, Comments, Contributions
The 2012 Nationals had three different pitchers win NL Pitcher of the Month honors: Stephen Strasburg (April), Gio Gonzalez (May) and Jordan Zimmerman (July). That was the most since the 1979 Astros had four Pitchers of the Month. They became the first Washington-based team to make the postseason since the 1933 Senators.
Awards and Honors
- All-Stars: Ian Desmond, Gio Gonzalez, Bryce Harper and Stephen Strasburg
- NL Rookie of the Year Award: Bryce Harper
- NL Gold Glove Award: Adam LaRoche (1B)
- NL Silver Slugger Award: Ian Desmond (SS), Adam LaRoche (1B) and Stephen Strasburg (P)
- 2012 Topps All-Star Rookie Team: Bryce Harper (OF) and Steve Lombardozzi (2B)
- NL Manager of the Year Award: Davey Johnson
- 2022 Washington Nationals Media Guide, pg. 251