| Apr 14, 2015
| 7:47 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Two errors by pitcher Blake Treinen allowed Boston to erase a seventh-inning deficit, and the Red Sox won 8-7 on Tuesday night as the Washington Nationals struggled in the field for the second straight game.
Boston went ahead with...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 6:43 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Mookie Betts took away a two-run homer with a leaping catch. He stole two bases on the same pitch. Then he hit a three-run homer.
All in the first two innings.
Boston's athletic, young leadoff hitter and center fielder thrilled the...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 7:31 PM
BOSTON — Sunglasses, backward cap, sweater tied around his waist, Tom Brady emerged Monday from behind the huge American flag draped over the left field wall at Fenway Park. Brady was joined in the march to the pitcher's mound by Robert Kraft,...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 4:35 PM
PHILADELPHIA Ryan Howard dropped his helmet onto the field. He peeled off his batting gloves and peered into the dugout. That would be it. Howard's day was finished Sunday after striking out four times in a 4-3, 10-inning loss to Washington.
| Apr 11, 2015
| 8:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Odubel Herrera doubled home the winning run in the 10th inning with his first major league hit, lifting the Philadelphia Phillies to a 3-2 comeback win over the Washington Nationals on Saturday night.
Carlos Ruiz led off the...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 10:40 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Before Friday night's game with the Washington Nationals, manager Ryne Sandberg said one key would be for the Phillies' offense to pick up runs early, allowing starter Jerome Williams to work on getting ground balls and maybe making...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 3:18 PM
Max Scherzer took a no-hitter into the sixth inning of his Washington debut but was unable to overcome two costly errors by shortstop Ian Desmond, and the New York Mets beat the Nationals 3-1 in their season opener Monday.
Bartolo Colon pitched six...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 2:26 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryce Harper's reaction to the news that the Washington Nationals added Max Scherzer to an already-talented starting staff drew quite a lot of attention.
"I just started laughing," Harper famously said. "I was like, `Where's my...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 1:32 PM
Jarred Cosart pitched with authority Wednesday in his final spring start, and afterward was just as assertive in discussing the gambling investigation that has cast uncertainty on his future with the Miami Marlins.
“I told all these guys, never...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 2:14 PM
VIERA, Fla. (AP) — Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon was scheduled to meet with Dr. Steven Singleton in Vail, Colorado, for a third opinion on his injured left knee.
Dr. James Andrews on Monday confirmed the team's initial...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 4:08 PM
VIERA, Fla. (AP) — Bryce Harper homered for the second straight day and Jose Lobaton hit a three-run drive run in the eighth, one of seven home runs on a windy afternoon as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 11-7 Sunday.