Bryce Harper homered his first time up in New York, then hit a tiebreaking single to key a six-run burst in the 10th inning Monday night that sent the Washington Nationals over the Mets 8-2.
Angels’ rookie phenom Mike Trout is setting the baseball world alight and is earning MVP consideration.
In a season with two extra playoff teams and a great deal of parity, virtually every franchise has hope heading into the season’s second half. That’s why you should care about Tuesday’s Midsummer Classic.
Saturday afternoon, Pettitte and the Yanks squared off against Harper and the Nats, and Pettitte made sure it was an afternoon Harper wouldn’t forget.
The guys took a call from a female baseball fan who doesn’t care for all of the fraternizing that goes on between players on opposing teams in today’s game.
The Yankees increased the win streak to nine on Sunday after winning 4-1 and sweeping the Nationals.
Mark Teixeira delivered the game-winning two-RBI hit in the 14th inning as the Yankees defeated the Nationals 5-3 on Saturday.
A-Rod, he’s called, because he needed a handle. Being Alex wasn’t enough. Just as his talent wasn’t enough. He needed a needle.
Rookie Bryce Harper hit a game-winning single with two outs in the 12th inning to give the Washington Nationals a 7-6 victory over the New York Mets on Tuesday night.
Starter Jonathon Niese allowed two hits in three scoreless innings as the Nationals defeated the Mets 5-3.
Michael Morse hit a pair of two-run homers in the late innings and the Washington Nationals won their spring training opener by beating the New York Mets 9-3 on Monday.
Bryce Harper. Stephen Strasburg. Negotiating with super-agent Scott Boras right up until the last possible second to get a deal done.