| Sep 28, 2014
| 3:00 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- When Washington Nationals starter Jordan Zimmermann headed to the bullpen to warm up for his start Sunday, bullpen coach Matt LeCroy did not notice anything different about the mild-mannered right-hander from tiny Auburndale, Wisc....
| Sep 29, 2014
| 4:01 PM
From the East Coast to the West Coast and points in between the Major League Baseball postseason starting on Tuesday provides tantalizing possibilities that a regional rivalry could determine the World Series champion.
From a possible "Freeway Series" in...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:25 PM
The clock had just struck 10 on Sunday morning, the dawn of a classic day of baseball. This was Game 162, and not one postseason matchup was set.
The Dodgers did not know what team they would play. But they knew they were in the playoffs, and their...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:56 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Washington Nationals took advantage of a two-run throwing error by San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner to break a scoreless tie in the seventh inning en route to a series-extending, 4-1 victory Monday afternoon.
| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:38 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Joe Panik scored on a wild pitch to break a seventh-inning tie, and the San Francisco Giants edged the Washington Nationals 3-2 Tuesday to grab a spot in the National League Championship Series.
The Giants, a wild-card entrant in the...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 9:49 AM
In the beginning, it wasn't about the money. But if the baseball gods deal you a 60 to 80 percent chance of winning, what would you do?
On opening day of last year's baseball season, a friend and I waited for our beloved Washington Nationals to take the...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Houston (EEUU), 9 oct (EFE).- La eliminación de los Dodgers de Los Ángeles y los Nacionales de Washington, en sus respectivas series de división del "Viejo Circuito", tuvo el mismo denominador común, ninguno de los dos equipos puso el bate oportuno cuando...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 9:57 PM
This is not the postseason of the ace.
If pitching wins in October, the best pitching ought to win the most. Not this October.
Clayton Kershaw, the best pitcher on the planet? Two tries, no wins. Jon Lester and Stephen Strasburg? One try for each,...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 10:40 PM
The aces went down in a hurry this October. Clayton Kershaw and David Price, gone. Stephen Strasburg and Max Scherzer, done. Zack Greinke and Justin Verlander, out. Jered Weaver and Jordan Zimmermann, see you in spring training.
The best starting...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Like any in-depth profile, there's going to be really good material that couldn't find its way into the story.
There was quite a bit to discuss when the topic was Coral Springs Christian pitcher Touki Toussaint. Toussaint, 17, is being projected as...
| May 8, 2014
KEY MOMENT: After a rough first inning, Dan Haren retired nine of the next 10 batters to keep the Dodgers in the game. But that came undone in the fifth when three of the first four batters reached base ahead of a bases-loaded sacrifice fly by Wilson...