Oct 26, 2011, 3:24 PM EST
MLB Network will televise all five games of the upcoming Taiwan All-Star Series that will see a team of major leaguers (including several members of the Nationals) travel to Asia to face an squad of players from Taiwan. Michael Morse, Ross Detwiler and Collin Balester are all slated to make the trip to Taiwan and…
Oct 25, 2011, 11:00 AM EST
US Presswire photo C.J. Wilson was erratic but effective last night for the Rangers. A few scattershot thoughts on this morning after another fantastic game in what has turned into an epic World Series… – Is C.J. Wilson really worth the money he's going to get this winter? Look, I would never say teams should…
Oct 24, 2011, 10:00 PM EST
US Presswire photo The Rangers came roaring back last night to even up the series. Two important things happened last night at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington: 1) Derek Holland turned in one of the best World Series pitching performances in a really long time, and 2) Texas' victory ensured this series will go back to…
Oct 24, 2011, 1:00 PM EST
US Presswire photo Rangers Ballpark hosted the World Series over the weekend. If you haven't been watching baseball over the last three weeks, what's wrong with you? You've been missing out on one of the most compelling postseasons this sport has experienced in quite a while. After some fantastic showdowns in both the Division Series…
Oct 23, 2011, 10:00 PM EST
US Presswire photo Albert Pujols had a performance for the ages last night in Game 3. When you're one of only three players in baseball to do something, and when the other two guys are named Babe Ruth and Reggie Jackson, it's safe to say you've done something special. Actually, there's an argument to be…
Oct 22, 2011, 10:00 PM EST
US Presswire photo Ian Kinsler's stolen base helped set up the Rangers' winning rally in Game 2. After a day off for travel and ripping Albert Pujols for bailing on the media following Game 2, the World Series reconvenes tonight in the Great Republic of Texas, where the stars tonight will be big and bright.…
Oct 21, 2011, 5:48 PM EST
US Presswire photo Ian Desmond led the Nats in sacrifice flies … with five. A wonderfully quirky and genuinely nice man who for decades served as an official scorer at both Yankees and Mets games, Bill Shannon, hated the sacrifice fly. When he was scoring a game and someone would drive in a run via…
Oct 21, 2011, 11:00 AM EST
General manager Mike Rizzo was kind enough to sit down this week for a lengthy interview at Nationals Park and answer questions on all sorts of topics facing the organization as the offseason begins. You may already have read my article off the interview, in which I focused on Rizzo’s take on the Nationals’ situation…
Oct 20, 2011, 11:30 PM EST
US Presswire photo Hitting coach Mark McGwire congratulates Jason Motte following last night's win. I hope I wasn't the only one who really enjoyed watching Game 1 of the World Series last night, happy to see a couple of aces actually pitch well and a tight, one-run game come down to a couple of key…
Oct 20, 2011, 8:17 PM EST
Despite speculation from national media outlets that the Nationals will be among the clubs making serious overtures to free agent first basemen Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder this winter, general manager Mike Rizzo insists he’s “comfortable” with his team’s current crop of first basemen. The Nationals already have veteran Adam LaRoche (who missed most of…
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