Gio Gonzalez allowed two runs in seven innings, Bryce Harper had three hits, and the Washington Nationals kept up their push for home-field advantage in the NL playoffs by beating the Miami Marlins 6-2 on Thursday night.
There was a time when the Baltimore Orioles had very little to play for in September.
In the eternal battle for baseball supremacy in the Baltimore-Washington corridor, D.C.-area native Kevin Durant has spoken: He’s backing the Washington Nationals in the playoffs.
The Baltimore Orioles had every right to experience a letdown just one night after clinching their first AL East title in 17 years.
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman is appealing his six-game suspension that Major League Baseball imposed for throwing at the head of a Baltimore hitter.
After winning the National League East Division title in 2012 for the first time in team history, the Washington Nationals looked like a rising power in Major League Baseball.
Look for Ryan Zimmerman to split time at multiple positions if he fully recovers from a hamstring strain in time for the Nationals playoff run, Matt Williams said Wednesday.
The Nationals clinching the NL East means Kevin Frandsen will finally make his playoff debut, after narrowly missing the playoffs repeatedly in his career.
Matt Williams congratulated his Nationals on their NL East division championship in this victory speech, before reminding them they’ve got “miles to go before we sleep.”
Not to be outdone by the Nats winning their second NL East title in three years, Drew Storen earned his sixth straight save against the Braves Tuesday night.
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.