1. Inside the 2014 Numbers of Each MLB Team's Regular-Season Injury Impact

    For the past 10 years, I've been keeping track of injuries in baseball. Using a proprietary database, the difference in how teams manage injuries has often led to insights. Some teams are good at keeping their players healthy; some aren't...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 1 month ago 7,634 reads 2 comments

  2. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, October 8, 2014

    Bryce Harper joins Miguel Cabrera as the only other player in MLB history to hit three home runs in a postseason series while under the age of 22...

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  3. Consistency Is Key for Bryce Harper If Nationals Are to Come Back in NLDS

    Winning Game 3 of the National League Division Series over the San Francisco Giants provides no break for Bryce Harper and the Washington Nationals , who still face another do-or-die ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 1 month ago 25,560 reads 17 comments

  4. Bryce Harper Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Illness and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, Sept. 16 Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post reported on Bryce Harper 's return to the Nationals' lineup: James Wagner of the Washington Post ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 2,490 reads 3 comments

  5. Bryce Harper Poised to Silence Critics with Monster Stretch Run

    The critics have always been there, picking, prodding, scoffing. They started making their case when he was a teenager, not old enough to legally operate a motor vehicle but good enough to be dubbed baseball’s LeBron James...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 2 months ago 6,908 reads 3 comments

  6. Bryce Harper Crushes Home Run High into Right Field Stands vs. Seattle Mariners

    Bryce Harper has had an up-and-down season, but plays like this one show us why he's still one of the buzziest young players in Major League Baseball...

    Jake Silver Written by Jake Silver about 3 months ago 287,435 reads 48 comments

  7. Why Did Bryce Harper Use Yasiel Puig's Bat? Because He Uses Everyone's Bat

    On Thursday, cameras caught the unusual sight of Bryce Harper hitting with a bat that with Yasiel Puig's name etched into the barrel. For Harper, it turned out, it was not unusual at all...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  8. Nationals Clicking at the Right Time to Grab a Firm Hold on NL East Crown

    The Washington Nationals are feeling it. On Thursday night, the Nationals completed a three-game road sweep of the New York Mets , winning 4-1 behind a dominant start from ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 2,997 reads 8 comments

  9. Bryce Harper's Disaster Season Leaves Nationals in Difficult Situation

    On April 19, Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams benched his young outfielder Bryce Harper for failing to run out a ground ball back to the pitcher...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 3 months ago 51,974 reads 107 comments

  10. Braves Fans Upset with Bryce Harper Dragging His Foot Across Home Plate 'A'

    Washington Nationals phenom Bryce Harper has more than a few Atlanta Braves fans upset after what happened on Saturday night. During the game between the NL East rivals, Harper was seen dragging his foot across the Braves' "A" logo behind home plate.

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 3 months ago 119,857 reads 254 comments

  11. Stephen Strasburg, Bryce Harper Must Match the Hype in 2014 Pennant Race

    It seems silly to claim that the Washington Nationals , despite being 60-49 and in first place in the NL East, have been a bit disappointing for a second straight season...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 2,474 reads 8 comments

  12. Bryce Harper Tagged Out at 1st Base After Dive Comes Up Short

    Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper may have had the most embarrassing moment of his young career on Sunday. Harper led off the sixth inning of the Nationals' game against the Milwaukee Brewers with a walk...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 4 months ago 87,282 reads 47 comments

  13. Bryce Harper Shows His Sensitive Side in New ESPN Commercial

    He’s a lover, not a bat breaker. Bryce Harper wears eyeblack, crushes pitches and can outstare a stuffed bighorn . The Washington Nationals outfielder is, among many things, an intimidating sight to behold...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 4 months ago 47,173 reads 24 comments

  14. Bryce Harper Still the Right MLB Superstar to Build Franchise Around

    Before we get on with what, I think, is going to be something like my 16th spirited defense of Bryce Harper , I must grant that this is one for the "had you told me" file...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 18,921 reads 43 comments

  15. Bryce Harper Tries to Break His Bat over His Knee, Bat Doesn't Break

    After striking out in a game against the Chicago Cubs on Sunday, Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper tried to let off some steam by breaking his bat over his knee. Unfortunately for Harper, maple ain't no twig...

    Jake Silver Written by Jake Silver about 5 months ago 54,055 reads 37 comments

  16. Under the Knife: MLB Injury Analysis on Harper, Wright, Bautista and More

    Oven Mitts? That's what the Washington Nationals are using to protect both Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman, essentially...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 5 months ago 4,266 reads 1 comments

  17. Healthy Bryce Harper Shows How He Can Boost Nationals Lineup to New Level

    Many moons from now, we're probably not going to be singing songs of Bryce Harper 's return from the disabled list on June 30, 2014. In this moment, however, Harper's return is at least worth talking about...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 months ago 60,217 reads 17 comments

  18. Bryce Harper Making Progress after Thumb Surgery, Back to Nationals Soon

    Bryce Harper is making progress. Nationals fans should be paying attention to Josh Hamilton, who's had a relatively simple return from his similar thumb surgery...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 5 months ago 2,885 reads 1 comments

  19. Bryce Harper Has Fun with NFL Draft, Jadeveon Clowney Pick on Twitter

    On Tuesday, it will be 11 months to the day since Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper uttered his famous "That's a clown question, bro" response to a reporter during a game in Toronto...

    Michael Natelli Written by Michael Natelli about 7 months ago 1,910 reads 1 comments

  20. Keith Law Blasts Kevin Frandsen over Accurate Assessment of Anthony Rendon

    I usually don't have a problem with ESPN's Keith Law, but as a Nationals fan and a baseball writer, I take issue with some comments he made in his SportsNation chat with fans this afternoon...

    Michael Natelli Written by Michael Natelli about 7 months ago 792 reads 0 comments

  21. Washington D.C. Appears to Be Forgetting What It Has in Bryce Harper

    Stories, comments and whatever else meant to knock young Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper down a peg are nothing new. The stream of 'em has been steady ever since his grand introduction via Sports Illustrated in 2009...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 11,522 reads 70 comments

  22. Under the Knife: MLB Injury Analysis on Harper, Puig, Wieters and More

    Every week, it seems like I'm writing about more and more injuries, but in the decade-plus I've been doing this, there's been so much progress...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 7 months ago 6,025 reads 3 comments

  23. Loss of Bryce Harper Not Catastrophic for Washington Nationals

    It was reported on Monday that Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper will be out until at least July after undergoing surgery on a broken thumb...

    Michael Natelli Written by Michael Natelli about 7 months ago 829 reads 0 comments

  24. Bryce Harper Has Immaculate Post-Surgery Hair

    The Washington Nationals ' Bryce Harper underwent thumb surgery today and is expected to be out until July . But that didn't stop him from having a great hair day...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 7 months ago 27,188 reads 46 comments

  25. Bryce Harper's Injury Leaves Nationals Hustling to Keep Up in Tough NL East

    Bryce Harper and the Washington Nationals came into the 2014 season showered with predictions of October glory...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 7 months ago 2,297 reads 12 comments