Dodgers Acquire Max Scherzer, Trea Turner

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The Los Angeles Dodgers have completed a trade to acquire Washington Nationals superstar starting pitcher Max Scherzer and shortstop Trea Turner. Trade rumors have been swirling around the three-time Cy Young Award winner all summer long. Scherzer is in the final year of a seven-year contract with the Nationals. The Nationals are in fourth place […] READ MORE


New York Mets Trade Deadline: Potential Targets

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The New York Mets kicked off their 2021 trade deadline activity last Friday, acquiring veteran lefty starter Rich Hill from the Tampa Bay Rays for fellow vet pitcher Tommy Hunter and minor leaguer Matt Dyer. This move provides much-needed backup to their injury-beleaguered rotation, and Mets fans hope it is merely the first in a […] READ MORE



Dodgers Visit White House

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The 2020 World Champion Los Angeles Dodgers visited the White House on Friday. The Dodgers are in Washington D.C. to take on the Washington Nationals. Thursday’s series opener began but was halted in the fifth inning due to thunderstorms with the Dodgers leading 6-2. Vice President Kamala Harris visited the Dodgers clubhouse during Thursday’s game. […] READ MORE


Cardinals Need Major Shakeup, Not Minor Moves

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The St. Louis Cardinals made a number of small moves on Monday to shake up a roster that has underperformed in the month of June. The Cardinals designated under-utilized John Nogowski for assignment. Right-handed pitchers Seth Elledge and Jake Woodford were optioned to Triple-A.  Brandon Waddell and Roel Ramirez join a struggling bullpen. The changes […] READ MORE


Nationals Clobber Wounded Diamondbacks, but David Peralta Accomplishes a Personal Goal

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Nationals 17, Diamondbacks 2 Washington Nationals third baseman Starlin Castro entered Friday’s game against the host Arizona Diamondbacks riding an 11-game hit streak. The Diamondbacks snapped his hitting streak, but that was the only good news of the night for them. Castro’s teammates socked 22 hits, including 10 for extra bases, as the Nationals drubbed […] READ MORE


The National League East: A Slumbering Giant

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Before this season began, many in the baseball world had high hopes for the National League East. It was considered to be one of the most competitive divisions in the game. One part of that remains true, as the division is only separated by a game and a half. However, those high hopes have quickly […] READ MORE



Nationals Edge Diamondbacks in Walk-off Thriller

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Nationals 1, Diamondbacks 0 Kyle Schwarber hit a tape-measure home run in the bottom of the ninth to give the Washington Nationals a 1-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks Friday night. It came on a night where both starting pitchers deserved to win. Nationals starter Max Scherzer and Diamondbacks starter Taylor Widener each were terrific. […] READ MORE


MLB Career Milestones to Watch for in 2021

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Last year, plenty of MLB milestones occurred. One that stood out the most was when Albert Pujols surpassed Willie Mays for fifth-most home runs in MLB history, where Pujols currently sits at 662. The future Hall of Famer needs 35 home runs to move into fourth place all-time. Now, we’re quickly approaching the 2021 MLB season. […] READ MORE