RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

National League

A collection of news and information related to National League published by this site and its partners.

Top National League Articles

Displaying items 78-88
  • Clayton Kershaw adds first MVP to three Cy Youngs

    Clayton Kershaw adds first MVP to three Cy Youngs
    Clayton Kershaw didn't win a World Series ring this year, but landed the ultimate consolation prize Thursday. Kershaw was named the most valuable player of the National League, becoming the first pitcher to win the award since Bob Gibson in 1968....
  • Daily Dodger in Review: Zack Greinke, the team's other ace

    Daily Dodger in Review: Zack Greinke, the team's other ace
    ZACK GREINKE, 31, starting pitcher. Final 2014 stats: 17-8, 2.71 ERA, 1.15 WHIP, 9.2 strikeouts per nine innings, .247 opponent batting average in a team-high 202 1/3 innings. Also batted .200 with six doubles. Contract status: Will be in third year...
  • Cubs make their pitch for premium free-agent starter Jon Lester

    Cubs make their pitch for premium free-agent starter Jon Lester
    The massive construction project underway at chilly Wrigley Field mirrors the ominous task facing the Cubs as they court Jon Lester. The marquee free-agent left-hander met team officials Tuesday, according to a source. Despite Lester's familiarity...
  • Looking at Orioles' arbitration-eligible decisions, rumors about Matt Kemp and Torii Hunter

    Looking at Orioles' arbitration-eligible decisions, rumors about Matt Kemp and Torii Hunter
    This is traditionally a big week for baseball’s hot stove action, though a lot of it ends up as preparation for next week’s annual winter meetings, which officially begin Dec. 8 in San Diego. One of the more important lead-ins to free agency...
  • Nelson Cruz agrees to terms on four-year deal with Seattle Mariners

    Nelson Cruz agrees to terms on four-year deal with Seattle Mariners
    From the moment the Orioles signed Nelson Cruz to a club-friendly, one-year contract in February, both sides knew the slugger would be able to test the free-agent market again this offseason, seeking the lucrative deal he didn't receive then. The...
  • Orioles' trade talks with Dodgers regarding Matt Kemp were preliminary

    Orioles' trade talks with Dodgers regarding Matt Kemp were preliminary
    There has been a lot of speculation about the Orioles’ interest in Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp recently. Even though it is true that the teams have discussed a trade, it is believed that those talks were preliminary and have not...
  • Marlins sign Narveson, Gillespie to minor league deals

    Marlins sign Narveson, Gillespie to minor league deals
    The Marlins struck gold when they signed Casey McGehee after his 2013 season in Japan. They’ve returned to the same well. Former major league left-hander Chris Narveson has agreed to a minor league deal with the Marlins. A veteran of 97 major...
  • Maury Wills, Gil Hodges denied election to Baseball Hall of Fame

    Maury Wills, Gil Hodges denied election to Baseball Hall of Fame
    For the second time in two years, a Hall of Fame voting body elected no one to the Hall of Fame. In January 2013, the Baseball Writers Assn. of America declined to elect any of the 37 candidates on its ballot, an election most notably read as a...
  • Orioles out of the running for Matt Kemp, sources say

    Orioles out of the running for Matt Kemp, sources say
    It appears that any visions of Dodgers slugger Matt Kemp wearing an Orioles uniform this upcoming season can be put to rest. The Orioles are out on Kemp, according to multiple industry sources.  It currently seems that if the Dodgers deal Kemp, his...
  • Cubs acquire catcher Miguel Montero from the Diamondbacks

    SAN DIEGO -- The Chicago Cubs have acquired two-time National League All-Star catcher Miguel Montero from the Arizona Diamondbacks. The left-handed hitting Montero was acquired for minor league pitchers Jeferson Mejia and Zack Godley, a source confirmed...
  • Joe Maddon looking forward to changes with Cubs

    Joe Maddon looking forward to changes with Cubs
    SAN DIEGO -- Manager Joe Maddon admitted there’s some curiosity as he switches from the underdog Tampa Bay Rays to the Cubs and the surroundings of a big league city. “And I'm really excited about it,” Maddon told reporters Tuesday...