Nats bench coach Randy Knorr told the Junkies how he reacted to hearing Matt Williams had been hired as manager, over him: “I called a couple buddies of mine and said, ‘Hey, meet me at the golf course. We’re gonna get drunk!’”
Nelson Cruz celebrated his Orioles debut by hitting a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning and Baltimore beat Jon Lester and the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox 2-1 Monday before an appreciative sellout crowd on opening day.
The Rockies expect big things from Nolan Arenado. But can he put it all together at the plate?
The Giants’ Madison Bumgarner, entering his sixth season, is beginning to show mastery of his pitches.
new performance-enhancing drug deterrent was announced by Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association on Friday, with the penalty for first-time offenders stiffening from 50 games to 80 games.
Doug Fister will start the 2014 MLB season on the 15-day disabled list, and Tanner Roark and Taylor Jordan have both been informed they’ve made the Opening Day roster, Bill Ladsen is reporting for MLB.com.
Andrew Cashner went from the Padres’ bullpen to staff ace last season. Can he continue that growth?
Jordan Zimmermann geared up for the season by throwing five innings of shutout ball, striking out four while throwing 71 pitches in his final spring training tune-up as the Nationals shutout the Mets 4-0 on Thursday.
Longtime MLB baseball writer/reporter Mel Antonen picks the Nationals to run away with the NL East in 2014: “I think they’re gonna steamroll through the division.”
PHOTOS: The latest upgrades to Nats Park were revealed on Thursday, which include suite level facelifts, modernized amenities in the common areas (computerized menu boards), and new flooring along the concourse.
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.