| Jun 17, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses.
1. Cardinals (1): Slowed down a little since a 23-7 stretch April 30-June 1. But they have lost more than two games in a row only once and never more than three. Starting pitching limits losing streaks.
| Apr 27, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A.J. Pierzynski had one of the great quotes of the season.
"He had all seven of his pitches working,'' said Pierzynski, who jumped from the White Sox to the Rangers last winter.
Pierzynski wasn't kidding. The catcher was giving an honest account of Yu...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 9:52 PM
Sports Legends Museum
Ravens' Brigance to receive Community Service Award
The Babe Ruth Birthplace Foundation announced that it will present former Ravens player O.J. Brigance and his wife, Chanda, with its Community Service Award at the annual "Babe'...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Editor’s note: This is the second installment in a six-part series compiled by staff writer Tim Koelble looking back at some of the biggest local, regional and national stories of 2012.
1 - In boys basketball, Smithsburg beats Brunswick 59-...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 9:24 PM
That the Boston Red Sox are talking to free-agent outfielder Adam LaRoche, which was reported Wednesday, isn't exactly new. The Red Sox were among a handful of teams — the Texas Rangers, Seattle Mariners, Tampa Bay Rays also on that list —...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Will the third time be the charm for the World Baseball Classic?
Not if the underwhelming U.S. roster is any indication.
While many of Commissioner Bud Selig's innovations have enjoyed immediate success — especially expanded playoffs and...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:00 AM
There’s no secret that the Orioles are interested in acquiring first baseman-outfielder Michael Morse from the Nationals, but they aren’t the only ones.
Now that the Nationals have re-signed first baseman Adam LaRoche to a two-year deal, the...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:52 PM
Delaware's Hagins among six to work out for Wizards
Former Delaware power forward Jamelle Hagins was one of six prospects to work out for the Washington Wizards on Tuesday morning at Verizon Center as the team moved into the second day of...
| May 1, 2013
| 11:02 PM
SEATTLE – After winning three of four in Oakland to begin their season-longest 11-game road trip, the Orioles headed to Seattle looking to capture another series and, perhaps, guarantee a winning West Coast jaunt without yet stepping foot in...
| Feb 1, 2012
No. 16 Nationals: 15th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Blue Jays
Bryce Harper hasn't played a day in the big leagues, and unfortunately for him there is only one way to go. It is opposite of up.
But if you want to bet on Harper as...
| May 30, 2012
| 4:25 PM
The first thing I thought of when I heard Roy Halladay had lat strain was Michael Morse. The Nationals right fielder still hasn’t seen a pitch in 2012, and it all started with a lat strain. Morse was originally diagnosed......
| Mar 31, 2012
| 5:34 PM
In the Washington Nationals' dugout Saturday morning, manager Davey Johnson explained his contingency plans at shortstop. If Ian Desmond suffered any kind of long-term injury, he said, Danny Espinosa would become the regular shortstop. If Desmond simply...