| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:54 PM
The interleague portion of the 2014 schedule will have special significance for Angels outfielder Mike Trout, who will play in Philadelphia’s Citizen’s Bank Park, which is 45 miles north of his hometown of Millville, N.J., and in Washington&...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 1:07 PM
So, was that one small carry-on for a pope, one giant leap for Roman Catholics?
Heading off Monday for his first overseas trip, Pope Francis demonstrated the common touch we heard so much about when he was elected pontiff: He waited in line to board,...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:20 PM
WASHINGTON — About month and a half ago, Andre Ethier spoke to Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly and the hitting coaches about how he wasn't making solid contact with the ball.
In that meeting, the group set a modest goal for the then-slumping...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 8:54 PM
The Pittsburgh Pirates weren’t in the mood to celebrate after Andrew McCutchen hit two home runs in a 6-5 win over Washington.
The victory, accomplished Monday night against the skidding Nationals, was meaningless in comparison to the ramifications...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:53 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Andrew McCutchen hit a pair of two-run homers to back a solid outing by right-hander Charlie Morton, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the skidding Washington Nationals 6-5 Monday night.
McCutchen connected in the first...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:06 PM
Nothing about Hanley Ramirez surprises anyone in the Dodgers' clubhouse anymore — except, perhaps, that opposing teams are still pitching to him.
Ramirez was again the man of the moment Saturday night, when he doubled in Adrian Gonzalez and...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 7:05 PM
The Washington Nationals’ attempts to jump-start their season have so far been false starts. Perhaps, on the Fourth of July, the return of Wilson Ramos and an “epiphany” change in the batting order provided the final pieces that can...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 8:22 PM
Wilson Ramos drove in three runs, Gio Gonzalez won his third straight start and the Washington Nationals defeated the San Diego Padres 8-5 Friday night.
Jayson Werth had three hits and Denard Span added a two-run double for Washington, which has won...
| Mar 4, 2013
Baltimore's Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower, once the city's supreme skyscraper, always delivers a smile. It's a symbol of kitsch and nostalgia, like the city itself. It's a reminder of a gritty past and an uncertain present.
And right now, it's making me feel...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Donald “Don” Burley is remembered by his family as a man who touched the lives of many through his quiet, humble ways. His community involvement and volunteer efforts were done to help others, not for recognition or fanfare.
Don was the...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 8:14 PM
Ian Desmond doubled home the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and the Washington Nationals made manager Davey Johnson’s “fun day” even better Sunday with a 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins to complete a sweep of a day-night...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Steve Lombardozzi’s sacrifice fly in the ninth Tuesday night gave the Washington Nationals their first late-inning comeback win of the season, capping a two-run rally for a 3-2 victory over the New York Mets.
The Nationals won for the first time...