1. Jay Bruce Catching Fire as Mets Seek Heroes for 2016 Playoffs

    They won't have Matt Harvey, they won't have Jacob deGrom, and they won't have Daniel Murphy. If you're expecting the New York Mets to be the same roadblock they were for the ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 months ago 7,932 reads 8 comments

  2. Jose Fernandez Celebrated at Funeral, Public Memorial in Miami

    A public memorial service was held Wednesday for former Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Fernandez , and his family and friends held a private service Thursday. The 24-year-old died Sunday morning in a boating accident...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 29,971 reads 11 comments

  3. Marcell Ozuna, 2 Teammates Declined Invitations to Ride on Jose Fernandez's Boat

    Marcell Ozuna was among the Miami Marlins players who declined an invitation to join pitcher Jose Fernandez on a boat the night he was killed in a fatal crash...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 2,478 reads 0 comments

  4. A.J. Cole Suspended: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    MLB announced Tuesday that it suspended Washington Nationals rookie pitcher A.J. Cole five games for intentionally throwing close to the head of Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang during Sunday afternoon's contest...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 months ago 10,122 reads 7 comments

  5. Wilson Ramos' Torn ACL Could Be Straw That Breaks Ailing Nationals Offense

    The Washington Nationals offense has taken some big hits lately. On Tuesday, the Nats might have received a knockout punch...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 7,527 reads 13 comments

  6. Wilson Ramos Injury: Updates on Nationals Catcher's Recovery from Knee Surgery

    Washington Nationals  All-Star catcher Wilson Ramos suffered a torn ACL during Sept. 26's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks . He had surgery and faces multiple months of rehab...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 9,787 reads 31 comments

  7. Martin Prado, Marlins Agree on New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Miami Marlins prevented third baseman Martin Prado from hitting free agency at season's end by signing him to a contract extension. The team announced the deal on Wednesday after Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reported on Sept...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 5,787 reads 7 comments

  8. Is Max Scherzer Ready to Become MLB's Next Elite Postseason Ace?

    The term "ace" gets tossed around too liberally. There's more to it than simply being the best pitcher on your team. The Washington Nationals ' Max Scherzer , however, checks most of the ace boxes...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 3,050 reads 9 comments

  9. Dee Gordon, Marlins' Tearful Salute to Jose Fernandez Is Transcendent MLB Moment

    Baseball, perhaps more than any other sport, is a game of moments. On Monday night in Miami, Dee Gordon and the Marlins gave us all an incredible one...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 55,028 reads 35 comments

  10. Dee Gordon Hits Leadoff Home Run After Jose Fernandez Pregame Tribute

    It doesn't matter whether you're a Miami Marlins fan, you're a New York Mets fan or you don't like sports at all. This was a special moment for all of us...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 2 months ago 47,557 reads 13 comments

  11. Jose Fernandez's No. 16 to Be Retired by Marlins

    Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez , who died Sunday in a boating accident , will be forever remembered as part of the franchise. According to Hal Habib of the Palm Beach Post , the organization announced Monday it will retire his No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 56,985 reads 106 comments

  12. Bryce Harper Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Wrist and Return

    Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper suffered a wrist injury on Sept. 25 against the Pittsburgh Pirates after an awkward slide into third base. However, he has been cleared to return to the lineup...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 2,767 reads 8 comments

  13. Miami Marlins SP Jose Fernandez Dies at Age 24 in Boating Accident

    Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez died in a boating accident, the team announced Sunday morning, per Manny Navarro of the Miami Herald ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 495,286 reads 400 comments

  14. Bryce Harper Rocks Katie Ledecky Swim Cap as Nationals Clinch NL East

    The Washington Nationals clinched their third NL East title Saturday evening, defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates , 6-1...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 3 months ago 7,177 reads 1 comments

  15. NL East-Clinching Nationals Face Steep NL Playoff Climb with Battered Roster

    The Washington Nationals are your 2016 NL East champions, having clinched the division Saturday night. Their only worry right now is how much champagne stings when it gets in their eyes...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 7,142 reads 20 comments

  16. Nationals Clinch NL East: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    A year after they imploded down the stretch, the Washington Nationals put the clamps on a division title, clinching the National League East on Saturday with a 6-1 win over the ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 2,830 reads 4 comments

  17. Daniel Murphy Injury: Updates on Nationals 2B's Buttocks and Return

    Washington Nationals All-Star second baseman Daniel Murphy was dealing with a strained buttock that had kept him out of action since Sept. 20. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 2,308 reads 2 comments

  18. Noah Syndergaard Illness: Updates on Mets Pitcher's Status and Return

    New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard missed his scheduled start on Saturday against the Philadelphia Phillies due to a bout with strep throat . It is currently unclear when he'll return to the mound...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 3,261 reads 4 comments

  19. Asdrubal Cabrera Wins Game with Walk-Off Home Run, Delivers Epic Bat Flip

    New York Mets fans felt just about every emotion imaginable Thursday night. The Mets trailed the Philadelphia Phillies 6-4 in the bottom of the ninth inning at Citi Field when ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 4,434 reads 1 comments

  20. Bryce Harper, Nationals GM and Trainer Reportedly Meet to Discuss Injury Rumors

    Following a report that a shoulder injury has hampered Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper , the reigning NL MVP reportedly denied any issues in a closed-door meeting with management Tuesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 5,736 reads 9 comments

  21. Ender Inciarte Robs Yoenis Cespedes to Clinch Braves' Win over Mets

    It appeared New York Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes would clinch the win over the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on Wednesday night. Atlanta center fielder Ender Inciarte wrote a different ending...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 9,687 reads 5 comments

  22. Jose Fernandez's 2016 Dominance Sets Stage for Wild Offseason Bidding War

    Sometime soon, Jose Fernandez will be an ex-Miami Marlin. At the latest, it'll happen in the 2018-19 offseason, when Fernandez is set to hit the open market...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 31,013 reads 77 comments

  23. Trea Turner Already Earning Place Among MLB's Elite Young Stars

    The Atlanta Braves tried fastballs and changeups , sliders and cutters, in and out, up and down. Whatever they threw, wherever they threw it, Trea Turner hit it...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 3 months ago 11,578 reads 15 comments

  24. Jacob deGrom Injury Ends Mets' Hopes for Another Deep Postseason Run

    The injury bug has been trying to block the New York Mets from returning to the World Series in 2016. Credit the Mets for putting up a strong resistance. But the fight has finally been lost...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 46,548 reads 62 comments

  25. Noah Syndergaard Is Back to Peak Dominance When Mets Need Him Most

    A New York Mets starting rotation that was supposed to be the mightiest force on this or any other planet has become battered, broken and badly in need of a hero. Enter Thor...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 8,492 reads 12 comments