Tagged: ‘Washington Nationals’

Seven most impressive young cornerstone players in MLB today
April 21st, 2017 at 8:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Apr 8, 2017; Baltimore, MD, USA; Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado (13) looks on in the seventh inning against the New York Yankees at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Patrick McDermott-USA TODAY Sports The future of baseball is already in front of us. This isn't in reference to...

10 MLB players off to scorching hot starts
April 15th, 2017 at 12:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** Apr 11, 2017; Philadelphia, PA, USA; New York Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes (52) hits a three RBI home run against the Philadelphia Phillies during the first inning at Citizens Bank Park.  Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports The 2017 MLB season isn't even two weeks old, yet some players...

Manny Machado downplays rumors linking him to Yankees
April 8th, 2017 at 6:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** Machado is at least entertained by the idea, but wants folks to hold off on dreaming of him in Yankee pinstripes. Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports Big-money free agents tend to be linked to the New York Yankees. Manny Machado and Bryce Harper will both hit the open market after...

Rumors and Rumblings: Nationals’ closer choice a surprise
April 4th, 2017 at 8:37 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Washington Nationals' decision to begin the season with right-hander Blake Treinen as their closer left many scouts who followed them during spring training scratching their heads. "Treinen is their third-best option," a scout from a National League team said. Many scouts felt the Nationals should have...

Top 10 storylines for 2017 MLB season
March 31st, 2017 at 7:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** Can Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs repeat their title run in 2017? Rick Scuteri-USA TODAY Sports The smell of hot dogs and freshly cut grass is in the air. The 2017 MLB season is here. Now that it's here, what storylines should we be following? Of course,...