| Feb 14, 2014
| 9:23 AM
The unfamiliar and unwanted chill in the Florida air will soon subside, and that means one thing -- it's time for spring training baseball in the Sunshine State.
Pitchers and catchers begin reporting for Grapefruit League teams in the second week of...
| Jan 15, 2014
The Phillies avoided arbitration with John Mayberry Jr and Kyle Kendrick by signing both to a one-year contract. That leaves Ben Revere and Antonio Bastardo as the team’s only unsigned arbitration-eligible players. … Eagles receiver DeSean...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 7:53 PM
WASHINGTON -- Starting pitcher Cole Hamels continued his mastery of Washington and batterymate Carlos Ruiz hit a three-run double as the Philadelphia Phillies won 5-4 on Saturday, ending a seven-game winning streak by the defending National League East...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:35 PM
It seems the only thing Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig hasn’t been able to do in the last month is earn a spot in the All-Star game. Fans voted Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman into the final National League spot in the Tuesday game...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 7:42 PM
The one thing Giancarlo Stanton knew for sure was Rafael Soriano was not going to throw a strike. Ahead in the count 1-2, Soriano threw a chase pitch. Stanton chased it and crushed it.
With the Marlins down a run in the ninth Saturday, Stanton...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Struggling as a table-setter for the Washington Nationals, Denard Span thrived Sunday as a run-producer.
Span was dropped from the top spot in the order for the first time this season, and he responded with three hits in the No. 7 position, including a...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:38 PM
By his standards, Andre Ethier had a fairly quiet first half. Not horrific, just not up to his standards.
He has willingly played every outfield position without complaint, but a .268 batting average, five home runs and 28 runs batted in in the first...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:54 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pirates left-hander Francisco Liriano did not allow a hit until the sixth inning against a struggling and depleted Nationals lineup, and Pedro Alvarez homered off an otherwise-dominant Stephen Strasburg, leading Pittsburgh past...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:49 PM
Ryan Zimmerman homered with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning Friday night, lifting the Washington Nationals to a 2-1 victory over the New York Mets for a doubleheader split.
In the opener, Jenrry Mejia pitched seven scoreless innings in his...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Dan Haren’s season-long struggles have hampered the Nationals. His latest outing was something different. He’s got the win to prove it.
Haren won for the first time since May 9, backed by home runs from Bryce Harper, Ian Desmond and Denard...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:14 PM
Wilson Ramos hit a grand slam and rookie right-hander Taylor Jordan had six strong innings for his first major league win to lead the Washington Nationals to a 14-1 rout of the New York Mets on Sunday.
The Nationals won their third game in a row and...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Adam LaRoche was struggling so much at the plate, he decided to try something different. So he grabbed teammate Jayson Werth's bat.
The move paid off as LaRoche hit his 15th home run of the season in the sixth inning to help lead the Nationals to a 3-0...