MLB, Sports

MLB All-Star Game has tough act following HR Derby

The Midsummer Classic is finally here, and with it comes big shoes to fill following Giancarlo Stanton’s HR Derby-winning 61 dingers on Monday night. As is often the case for managers of the MLB All-Star Game, it’s a difficult balance … Continued

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MLB All-Star Game has tough act following HR Derby

The Midsummer Classic is finally here, and with it comes big shoes to fill following Giancarlo Stanton’s HR Derby-winning 61 dingers on Monday night. As is often the case for managers of the MLB All-Star Game, it’s a difficult balance … Continued

MLB, Sports

Songs these 18 MLB players SHOULD use as their walk-up music

Ever wonder how baseball players choose their walk-up music? Music plays before each batter steps up to the plate, before each pitcher takes the mound, but what does the music say about the player? Some players might use their walk-up … Continued

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Songs these 18 MLB players SHOULD use as their walk-up music

Ever wonder how baseball players choose their walk-up music? Music plays before each batter steps up to the plate, before each pitcher takes the mound, but what does the music say about the player? Some players might use their walk-up … Continued

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Max Scherzer makes MLB history, joins Clemens, Johnson and Wood as only pitchers to K 20+ in a game

A mere five days after the nostalgia bug had all of us giddily recalling Kerry Wood’s electric, 20-strikeout performance 18 years ago, Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals delivered a pitching clinic with a 20-K game of his very own last night. … Continued

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Max Scherzer makes MLB history, joins Clemens, Johnson and Wood as only pitchers to K 20+ in a game

A mere five days after the nostalgia bug had all of us giddily recalling Kerry Wood’s electric, 20-strikeout performance 18 years ago, Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals delivered a pitching clinic with a 20-K game of his very own last night. … Continued

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Bryce Harper is every MLB pitcher’s worst nightmare

A counterpoint to astute Cubs manager, Joe Maddon’s stance on Bryce Harper. Bryce Harper is already the closest thing MLB has to Barry Bonds since, well, Barry Bonds. I paid $70 to watch Harper take numerous walks in Chicago on Sunday. Six … Continued

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Bryce Harper is every MLB pitcher’s worst nightmare

A counterpoint to astute Cubs manager, Joe Maddon’s stance on Bryce Harper. Bryce Harper is already the closest thing MLB has to Barry Bonds since, well, Barry Bonds. I paid $70 to watch Harper take numerous walks in Chicago on Sunday. Six … Continued

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Baseball superlatives: MLB Network Radio’s favorite players

Who are the best players in the MLB? We polled nine MLB Network Radio hosts to find out. Take a look at the results: Miguel Cabrera beat out Bryce Harper, Paul Goldschmidt and Mike Trout as “Best Hitter.” The Detroit … Continued

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Baseball superlatives: MLB Network Radio’s favorite players

Who are the best players in the MLB? We polled nine MLB Network Radio hosts to find out. Take a look at the results: Miguel Cabrera beat out Bryce Harper, Paul Goldschmidt and Mike Trout as “Best Hitter.” The Detroit … Continued

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Steve Phillips: ‘I would strongly consider releasing Jonathan Pabelbon’

Just one day after being eliminated from playoff contention, tensions were high in the Nationals’ dugout on Sunday as a scuffle broke out between outfielder Bryce Harper and closer Jonathan Pabelbon. The fight between the two that had to be … Continued

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Steve Phillips: ‘I would strongly consider releasing Jonathan Pabelbon’

Just one day after being eliminated from playoff contention, tensions were high in the Nationals’ dugout on Sunday as a scuffle broke out between outfielder Bryce Harper and closer Jonathan Pabelbon. The fight between the two that had to be … Continued

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Can Yoenis Cespedes really win MVP over Bryce Harper?

New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes came up huge for his team once again last night, as his 8th inning home run off Drew Storen helped the Mets complete a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals. Cespedes’ home run was … Continued

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Can Yoenis Cespedes really win MVP over Bryce Harper?

New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes came up huge for his team once again last night, as his 8th inning home run off Drew Storen helped the Mets complete a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals. Cespedes’ home run was … Continued

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Matt Williams defends Bryce Harper fake out

Last night, in the bottom of the sixth inning of the Washington Nationals-San Diego Padres game, Bryce Harper hobbled around after hitting a grounder to first that seemingly resulted in an out. But Harper stepped back in the box, claiming … Continued

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Matt Williams defends Bryce Harper fake out

Last night, in the bottom of the sixth inning of the Washington Nationals-San Diego Padres game, Bryce Harper hobbled around after hitting a grounder to first that seemingly resulted in an out. But Harper stepped back in the box, claiming … Continued

Fantasy Sports, MLB

Steve Sax breaks down Bryce Harper’s hot start

It’s safe to say, Bryce Harper has officially arrived. The 22-year-old is off to a ridiculous start this season for the Washington Nationals, on pace to set personal records in every statistical category. Prior to this season, Harper’s career highs included … Continued

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Steve Sax breaks down Bryce Harper’s hot start

It’s safe to say, Bryce Harper has officially arrived. The 22-year-old is off to a ridiculous start this season for the Washington Nationals, on pace to set personal records in every statistical category. Prior to this season, Harper’s career highs included … Continued

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Nats’ Matt Williams on Bryce Harper’s hustle: ‘The way he plays 99% of the time, that helps us’

Bryce Harper may have been benched on Saturday for lack of hustle (which made the Nats game program rather ironic), but for Nationals manager Matt Williams, it ends there.

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Nats’ Matt Williams on Bryce Harper’s hustle: ‘The way he plays 99% of the time, that helps us’

Bryce Harper may have been benched on Saturday for lack of hustle (which made the Nats game program rather ironic), but for Nationals manager Matt Williams, it ends there.

MLB, Sports

Washington Nationals 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio wrapped up its 2014 Spring Training Tour as Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Washington Nationals in Viera, Florida. Washington Nationals 2014 outlook The Nationals are coming off a disappointing year following their postseason berth in 2012, … Continued

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Washington Nationals 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio wrapped up its 2014 Spring Training Tour as Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Washington Nationals in Viera, Florida. Washington Nationals 2014 outlook The Nationals are coming off a disappointing year following their postseason berth in 2012, … Continued

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