Jul 10, 2012, 10:00 PM EST
Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER The Nats will be well-represented in tonight's Midsummer Classic at Kauffman Stadium. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Whether you believe the outcome of the All-Star Game should have any bearing on anything or not, if you're a Nationals fan here's a good reason to care who wins tonight's exhibition…
Jul 10, 2012, 8:50 PM EST
US Presswire file photo Nationals Park could host the All-Star Game three years from now. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — There's a good chance Major League Baseball's All-Star Game will be played in Washington in July 2015. Though the league hasn't yet announced where the Midsummer Classic will take place beyond next year (when the New…
Jul 10, 2012, 6:40 PM EST
US Presswire photo Commissioner Bud Selig is trying to negotiate a TV deal between the Nats and Orioles. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Though he could offer no details about the Nationals' ongoing television rights fee conflict with the Orioles, baseball commissioner Bud Selig expressed some frustration today that there has been no resolution to a…
Jul 10, 2012, 3:48 PM EST
Jul 10, 2012, 2:40 PM EST
US Presswire photo Former Nationals slugger Adam Dunn earned his first All-Star nod in 10 years. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — For all his accomplishments in the big leagues — all the towering home runs and all the walks — Adam Dunn's resume over the last decade had two disturbing entries: zero All-Star Games, zero postseason…
Jul 10, 2012, 12:49 AM EST
US Presswire photo Bryce Harper and Angels 20-year-old outfielder Mike Trout palled around. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — First came Sunday night's flight from Washington on Ted Lerner's private jet, with Stephen Strasburg's pet yorkie Bentley doing tricks on command for teammates Gio Gonzalez and Bryce Harper and members of the owner's family. Then came the…
Jul 9, 2012, 11:00 PM EST
Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Kauffman Stadium hosts the Home Run Derby tonight. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — No, there aren't any members of the Nationals competing in tonight's Home Run Derby (though it would have been tons of fun to see Bryce Harper take a whack at reaching the fountains beyond the fence…
Jul 9, 2012, 9:55 PM EST
US Presswire photo Bryce Harper received plenty of clown questions at his All-Star press conference. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — As expected, once the door opened inside the club level at Arrowhead Stadium this afternoon for the media's 45-minute session with members of the NL All-Star team, Bryce Harper and Stephen Strasburg immediately found themselves engulfed…
Jul 9, 2012, 6:19 PM EST
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — If Stephen Strasburg and Gio Gonzalez are going to pitch in tomorrow night's All-Star Game, they'll have to do so out of the bullpen. National League manager Tony La Russa named Giants right-hander Matt Cain his starter today, with American League skipper Ron Washington selecting Tigers ace Justin Verlander. Strasburg and…
Jul 9, 2012, 4:43 PM EST
Who’s #1? Robinson Cano won the 2011 Home Run Derby, and he’s back to defend his title. But is the Yankees’ slugger the favorite in tonight’s competition? Click here to view our rankings of the 8 Derby contestants.
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