Ernie Banks, the Hall of Fame slugger and two-time MVP who always maintained his boundless enthusiasm for baseball despite decades of playing on miserable teams, died Friday night. He was 83.
The Washington Nationals are hosting auditions this weekend to find a fan who will become the next “racing president.”
Newest National Max Scherzer opens up about perception in the league of Bryce Harper, and his relationship to facial hair, media, and the tops of pizza.
Of all the teams, why did Max Scherzer choose the Nationals? “Winning,” the pitcher said during his introductory press conference. “Winning, and winning a lot.”
Nationals’ Stephen Strasburg is “very much available” for trade, as both sides believe it’s “time to move on,” reports USA Today’s John Perrotto.
Max Scherzer will reportedly earn $210 million over seven years from the Nationals, according to Ken Rosenthal.
The Nationals have reached an agreement to sign pitcher Max Scherzer for seven years, reportedly worth more than $180 million, according to multiple outlets.
The Nationals have agreed to terms with pitchers Doug Fister, Stephen Strasburg and Drew Storen, to avoid salary arbitration for the 2015 season.
Ian Desmond is “penciled in” on the Nationals’ Opening Day roster, says GM Mike Rizzo of the shortstop heavily attached to offseason trade rumors. Also, Rizzo’s remarks on the Clippard-Escobar trade.
With the news of teammate, friend, and former roommate Tyler Clippard being traded, Nationals closer Drew Storen called upon the movie “Old School” to capture the moment.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your recap for the week ending April 8, 2013.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in the MLB. Here’s what to look for this year as baseball gets under way.