Tagged: ‘Washington Nationals’

Zack Wheeler Shows Promise in New York Mets’ Exhibition Loss
March 16th, 2017 at 3:44 PM
The New York Mets lost for the second straight day this afternoon, falling to the Washington Nationals by a score of 3-1. The big positive for the Mets, however, was the solid showing from starting pitcher Zack Wheeler. Wheeler looked much crisper in this outing despite giving up runs in...

Top 10 favorites to win MLB Cy Young awards
March 13th, 2017 at 10:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** Spring Training has kicked into high gear, with batters getting ready for the season and pitchers rounding into shape. Before we know it, the World Baseball Classic and spring ball will come to an end, and MLB games that actually count will begin. Already this spring, we've taken a look...

Washington Nationals Shut Out New York Mets 6-0 in Exhibition Game
March 11th, 2017 at 5:07 PM
The New York Mets (8-8) lost for the second straight day, falling to the Washington Nationals in Grapefruit League action. Steven Matz started for the Mets and was solid, allowing only an unearned run on three hits in three innings of work while striking out a pair. Unfortunately for Matz,...

National Leaguers with something to prove in 2017
March 10th, 2017 at 1:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** It has been said that playing with a chip on your shoulder is good, that it is a motivational tool that brings out the best in a ballplayer. And while there are a variety of different conditions that govern such players on every team, ranging from justifying the hype,...

First Pitch: Highlighting women sportswriters
March 8th, 2017 at 3:11 PM
***PHOTO1*** In honor of International Women's Day, today's First Pitch will feature five baseball stories â?? some recent, some less so â?? from women writers around the industry. We hope you enjoy them and continue to support their work. From Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle, it looks like the Oakland...