Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
By BEN WALKER Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) _ Masahiro Tanaka outpitched Max Scherzer, Stephen Drew hit two solo home runs and the New York Yankees beat the Washington Nationals 6-1 Tuesday night for […]
A little over a quarter of the season has been played, which means it’s time to hand out some early season awards.
“I don’t think 40,000 people came to see him ump tonight.”
By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ An agitated Stephen Strasburg settled down in a hurry after a rocky start and the Washington Nationals became the first visiting team to win […]
By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer WASHINGTON (AP) _ Max Scherzer took a no-hitter into the sixth inning of his Washington debut but was unable to overcome two costly errors by shortstop Ian Desmond, […]
Bryce Harper’s two-run homer in the bottom of the 13th inning lifted Washington past the New York Mets 5-3 Thursday and gave the Nationals a season-high 4 1/2-game lead in the NL East.
CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players in the outfield for your fantasy baseball draft.
by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. It’s all about crashing in this week’s That Thing You Missed. Jake “The Snake” Roberts crashes and burns while singing at a Braves game, Bryce Harper crashes into the wall, Manny […]
The future will only get brighter for Bryce Harper, who has a good chance to develop into a perennial All-Star and MVP candidate.