106.7 The Fan All News 99.1 WNEW CBS Sports Radio 1580
Albert Pujols of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acknowledges the Washington crowd after hitting a two-run home run against the Washington Nationals in the fifth inning at Nationals Park on April 22, 2014 in Washington, D.C. The home run home was Albert Pujols' 500th. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Pujols’ 500th HR Helps Angels Beat Nationals

Albert Pujols became the first major leaguer to hit his 499th and 500th homers in the same game, driving in five runs to help the Los Angeles Angels beat the Washington Nationals 7-2 Tuesday night.

04/22/2014

Angels slugger Albert Pujols  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Albert Pujols Hits 500th HR of MLB Career vs. Nats

Albert Pujols has hit the 500th home run of his career, becoming the 26th player in major league history to reach that milestone.

04/22/2014

Kris Medlen has endured two Tommy John surgeries in his 5-season career with the Braves. (Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Mazzone: Throwing ‘More Often with Less Exertion’ Key to Avoiding Arm Injuries

In the era of the pitch count and a seemingly growing Tommy John epidemic in Major League Baseball, former pitching coach Leo Mazzone says the “key to lowering risk of arm injury” is throwing more with less exertion.

04/22/2014

Raul Ibanez of the Los Angeles Angels hits a 3-run double during the eighth inning of the Angels' 4-2 win at Nationals Park on April 21, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Ibanez’s 3-Run Double Leads Angels Over Nats

Raul Ibanez delivered a tiebreaking three-run double as a pinch hitter in the eighth inning on a night that Mike Trout and Bryce Harper went a combined 2 for 8 with zero runs or RBIs in their first matchup as opponents.

04/21/2014

(Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

VIDEO: Easter Bunny Takes Out Teddy, Abe During Nats Presidents Race

The presidents races at Nationals games are always entertaining, but a special Easter guest added a surprising twist to Sunday’s contest.

04/21/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 20: Denard Span #2 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with Anthony Rendon #6 and Nate McLouth #15 after driving in the game winning run in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Nationals Park on April 20, 2014 in Washington, DC. Washington won the game 3-2. (Photo: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Span’s Sacrifice Fly in 9th Lifts Nats over Cards

Denard Span hit a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning and the Washington Nationals, with Bryce Harper back in the lineup, rallied past the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Sunday.

04/20/2014

Washington Nationals v St Louis Cardinals - Game Two

Harper Back in Nats Lineup After Benching

Bryce Harper will start Sunday in for the Nationals a day after he was replaced in the sixth inning for lack of hustle.

04/20/2014

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 13: Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals reacts after being thrown out at second base in the 3rd inning against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on April 13, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Bryce Harper Benched for ‘Lack of Hustle’

Bryce Harper was benched for “lack of hustle” in the Nationals 4-3 home loss to the Cardinals on Saturday, a decision which manager Matt Williams made for the young slugger’s failure “inability to run 90 feet,” he said after the game.

04/19/2014

Philadelphia Phillies v Washington Nationals

Wainwright’s 2-Hitter Leads Cards Past Nats 8-0

Adam Wainwright threw a two-hitter Thursday night for his seventh career shutout, chipped in at the plate with a double and single, and St. Louis benefited from four errors by Washington in the Cardinals’ 8-0 victory.

04/17/2014

Center fielder Denard Span #2 tends to right fielder Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals after Harper was shaken up running into the wall chasiing a triple hit by A.J. Ellis of the Los Angeles Dodgers in the fifth inning at Dodger Stadium on May 13, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Johnny Bench Lauds Bryce Harper, Takes Running-Into-Walls Shot

Hall of fame catcher Johnny Bench lauded Bryce Harper of the Nationals for his talent in a recent interview, while also taking a shot about his durability and inability to avoid running into outfield walls.

04/17/2014

Photo Galleries
20. Chicago White Sox (9-10)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – April 22, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on April 22nd.

2. Atlanta Braves (8-4)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – April 15, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on April 15th.

2. St. Louis Cardinals (3-3)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – April 8, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on April 6th.

PHOTOS: 106.7 The Fan’s Chalk Talk With Nationals Manager Matt Williams

8. Kansas City Royals

MLB Power Rankings – April 1, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for opening day.

Washington Nationals (86-76)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – September 30, 2013

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your recap for the week ending September 30, 2013.

More Galleries