Michael Morse

Michael Morse, exactly how you remember him. Well, all except for the uniform. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Ex-Nats Slugger Michael Morse Hits Game-Tying Homer for Giants, Headed to World Series (Watch)

Ex-Nats’ slugger Michael Morse hit the game-tying homer for the Giants Thursday night, and how he’s heading to the World Series. It’s still okay to root for him, right?


NEW YORK, NY - JULY 22: Newly aquired Chase Headley of the New York Yankees looks on from the dugout during the fourth inning against the Texas Rangers on July 22, 2014 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 18 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.


PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.



CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 13 Starts And Sits

It’s always tough to start a platoon bat in Fantasy baseball. While some players can absolutely mash depending on the handedness of the pitcher, there’s always concern about their lack of playing time hurting their value. In many situations, this is the case.


Washington Nationals v Colorado Rockies

Q&A: Spring Training 101 with Nats Reliever Ryan Mattheus

Someone who’s accustomed to the pressure of trying to crack an everyday Major League roster, Ryan Mattheus is entering his second full season with the Nats, and his first as a proven commodity in their bullpen. He sat down with Holden and Danny to explain the ins and outs of Spring Training on Wednesday.


Washington Nationals v Chicago Cubs

What You May Have Missed Yesterday: Mike Morse No Longer a National

When the story of Manti Te’o’s alleged deceased girlfriend broke Wednesday, it pushed immediately to the forefront of every sports desk in America, overshadowing many other very relevant sports stories. Here are some local stories you may have missed in the cloud of Te’o dust.


Division Series - Washington Nationals v St Louis Cardinals - Game One

Nats Trade Morse in Three-Team Deal That Brings Cole Back to DC

The Nationals have dealt Michael Morse in a three-way trade, involving the Mariners and the Athletics, that brings right-handed pitcher A.J. Cole back to Washington, according to the Washington Post.


Michael Morse (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

A Case for the Nationals to Keep Michael Morse

The Washington Nationals are shopping outfielder/first baseman Michael Morse, who slammed 31 home runs with 95 RBI, 73 runs and a .303 batting average just two years ago, because they have nowhere to play him after acquiring center fielder Denard Span from Minnesota and re-signing first baseman Adam LaRoche.


Chicago Cubs v Washington Nationals

LaRoche Agrees to Terms on Two-Year Deal with Nats

The Washington Nationals have reached an agreement with first baseman Adam LaRoche, according to the Washington Post.



Washington Nationals’ 2012 playoff run only the beginning for young, talented Nats

In 2012, the Washington Nationals had their first winning record since they began play in D.C. in 2005, and they played the first playoff series in Washington in 79 years. The Nationals took D.C. fans through a roller coaster of emotions in the National League Division Series. Now that D.C. fans have had a taste of playoff baseball, they can only hope that this year was just the beginning.