Tagged: ‘MLB’

Max Scherzer will throw off a mound Saturday
February 24th, 2017 at 6:05 AM
***PHOTO1*** Max Scherzer, shown here playing catch Wednesday, is trying to work back into his regular grips. (Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post) WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. â?? The bulletin board in the new clubhouse at the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches is in the back of the room, near the...

Bryce Harper, Jayson Werth team up for ‘Step Brothers’ photo
February 23rd, 2017 at 9:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** Aug 3, 2016; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper (right) and outfielder Jayson Werth in the dugout against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.  Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY ... Read Original Post at Sports Media 101 searches and spiders for news it aggregates from across the web...

Best sights and sounds from MLB spring training
February 23rd, 2017 at 9:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** Spring training is officially underway and games (kind of) have begun. Across the world of the Internet, we are blessed with amazing news, photos, and fun little tidbits to get us excited for Opening Day. Let's take a look at some of the happenings around Arizona and Florida as...

Loverro: Lerners Side-Stepped Rizzo to Sign Matt Wieters
February 23rd, 2017 at 8:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** WASHINGTON â?? Newest Nationals catcher Matt Wieters will be arriving at spring training this week, possibly presenting an awkward situation for previously newest Nationals catcher Derek Norris. One of Washington's first offseason acquisitions, Norris was the presumptive Opening Day starter. That is, until earlier this week when the club swung...

Stephen Strasburg throws in intrasquad game, survives
February 23rd, 2017 at 7:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** Strasburg pitched in the Nats' intrasquad game Thursday. His right elbow looked just fine. (Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post) WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. â?? Stephen Strasburg pitched against Tanner Roark in what was almost certainly one of the more meaningless games of either pitcher's life Thursday morning. In an intrasquad...