1. Brian Snitker Named Manager of Atlanta Braves

    The Atlanta Braves have tabbed Brian Snitker as the man to help lead their rebuild on the field, naming him manager on Tuesday after his stint as their interim manager to end the 2016 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 19,762 reads 40 comments

  2. 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 7 months ago 7,964 reads 8 comments

  3. 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 7 months ago 30,031 reads 11 comments

  4. 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 7 months ago 2,540 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 7 months ago 10,191 reads 7 comments

  6. 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 7 months ago 7,550 reads 13 comments

  7. 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 7 months ago 9,937 reads 31 comments

  8. 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 7 months ago 5,922 reads 7 comments

  9. 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 7 months ago 3,135 reads 9 comments

  10. 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 7 months ago 55,179 reads 35 comments

  11. 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 7 months ago 47,616 reads 13 comments

  12. 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 7 months ago 57,043 reads 106 comments

  13. 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 7 months ago 2,844 reads 8 comments

  14. 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 7 months ago 495,456 reads 400 comments

  15. 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 7 months ago 7,213 reads 1 comments

  16. 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 7 months ago 7,158 reads 20 comments

  17. 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 7 months ago 2,833 reads 4 comments

  18. 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 7 months ago 2,338 reads 2 comments

  19. 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 7 months ago 3,328 reads 4 comments

  20. 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 7 months ago 4,478 reads 1 comments

  21. 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 7 months ago 5,821 reads 9 comments

  22. 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 7 months ago 9,695 reads 5 comments

  23. 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 7 months ago 31,042 reads 77 comments

  24. 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 7 months ago 11,680 reads 15 comments

  25. 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 7 months ago 46,626 reads 62 comments