| May 28, 2013
| 4:53 PM
UPDATE: The tarp came off the field at 7:50 p.m. Estimated start time is 8:25.
WASHINGTON -- The start of tonight's Orioles game against the Nationals at Nationals Park has been delayed by rain.
Heavy rain is still coming down at Nationals Park and...
| May 31, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Orioles’ right-hander Freddy Garcia isn’t going to throw eight scoreless innings every time out like he did Thursday night against the Washington Nationals in the Orioles’ 2-0 win.
In fact, he hasn’t done that since Sept. 19,...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 2:57 PM
When Mount St. Joseph baseball coach Dave Norton finally got the chance to see Steve Clevenger play in a major league uniform, he was given a reminder of the kind of player he coached years before.
Clevenger -- a 2004 graduate of Mount St. Joseph who...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 1:07 PM
So, was that one small carry-on for a pope, one giant leap for Roman Catholics?
Heading off Monday for his first overseas trip, Pope Francis demonstrated the common touch we heard so much about when he was elected pontiff: He waited in line to board,...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 5:42 PM
For Magic Johnson and his partners, a long day and a surreal night spilled into the wee hours of the morning.
Johnson and Co. awoke Tuesday morning as one of three remaining bidders for the Dodgers, with a final auction set to start Wednesday. Baseball'...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. sounded noticeably excited about the news that a group led by Magic Johnson had agreed to purchase the Dodgers.
"I'm pumped," Gwynn said. "I'm only pumped because I'm the biggest Lakers fan. I grew up a huge Magic Johnson fan."...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 12:17 PM
As yet, nobody's succeeded in bring Bruce Springsteen back to Hampton Coliseum. (It's been a few decades since he last rocked there.) On the positive side, Springsteen will return to Charlottesville on Oct. 23, promoters have announced.
Tickets go on...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 9:46 PM
Though its chances of making it out of pool play at the Cal Ripken World Series faded a few days ago, the Harford County squad from Forest Hill did not lie down in its final game of the tournament Tuesday afternoon, handing the Midwest Plains squad of...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 8:53 PM
By Bill Ladson / MLB.com | 9/20/2012 10:00 PM ET
WASHINGTON -- The Nationals are in the playoffs and they were able advance to the postseason on a great effort from left-hander Ross Detwiler, who pitched six solid innings in a 4-1 victory over the...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 12:14 PM
The Washington Post
By Adam Kilgore, Published: September 30
ST. LOUIS — The Washington Nationals played 158 games for the opportunity they arrived at Sunday morning. The baseball season is a complex, twisted endeavor, and the Nationals had reduced...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 9:43 AM
Washington Nationals clinch NL East crown as D.C. celebrates its first first-place baseball team since 1933
His shirt already soaked through, Ryan Zimmerman grabbed a bottle of Dom Perignon 2002 and plodded forward on the squishy carpet of the Washington...