| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:11 PM
With baseball at the ceremonial midpoint of the season, the biggest overachievers and underachievers are division rivals.
The American League West is home to the teams with the major leagues' best records, the Oakland Athletics (59-36) and the Los...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Baseball, such a stupid game. Such an impossible, wonderful, completely insane game.
It was all that and still more on a surreal Wednesday afternoon at Dodger Stadium. It wasn’t one game, it was about seven. Had more twists than 10 Agatha Christie...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 8:54 PM
The stretch drive called, and the Dodgers kind of yawned. Not exactly the desired response.
Not with the San Francisco Giants suddenly hot as a Death Valley Labor Day and the Washington Nationals in town trying to claim best-record status in the...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 9:41 PM
KEY MOMENT: After the teams traded first-inning home runs, Denard Span and Asdrubal Cabrera hit home runs one batter apart in the third inning, erasing a one-run deficit and putting the Nationals ahead to stay. But it wasn't always comfortable. The...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 8:56 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It seems with each passing day, another player takes issue with Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg.
Tuesday night, it was Cole Hamels' turn.
Hamels was visibly upset with Sandberg as he was pulled after allowing a game-tying home run in...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 2:46 PM
The Marlins got nine games and 35 at-bats out of projected leadoff hitter Rafael Furcal. They found a replacement in Christian Yelich. In turning himself into one of the league's most productive table-setters, Yelich merely re-affirmed what the Marlins...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 5:49 PM
How can the notorious Richie Incognito play for a guy named Lovie? The NFL's well-known bully visited the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday and could sign with the team. Head coach Lovie Smith said the team is evaluating the offensive lineman, but the...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Stephen Strasburg finally found some success on the road as his Washington Nationals continued their dominance of the New York Mets at Citi Field.
Backed by two-run homers from Adam LaRoche and Bryce Harper, Strasburg fired seven sharp innings to lead...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:10 PM
WASHINGTON -- The Washington Nationals are flying high as they head to Atlanta on Friday for a showdown with the Braves.
And left fielder Bryce Harper will certainly be on the trip and not headed to the minor leagues, as rookie manager Matt Williams...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 7:52 PM
WASHINGTON -- Whether they are competing against each other or feeding off one another, Philadelphia Phillies outfielders have risen to the occasion in the first two games of a series against the Washington Nationals.
Right fielder Marlon Byrd, who...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:59 PM
By David Driver, The Sports Xchange
WASHINGTON -- Anthony Rendon had three hits and four RBIs and Jordan Zimmerman pitched seven shutout innings as the Washington Nationals blitzed the Philadelphia Phillies 11-0 on Saturday after losing the first two...