Hometown Hero Harper Wins Thrilling Home Run DerbyWith an exceptional display of power and clutch hitting, Bryce Harper of the Nationals rallied in the final round, connecting on pitches from his father to beat Kyle Schwarber of the Cubs.
Harper Headlining MLB Home Run Derby At Nationals ParkNationals slugger Bryce Harper will take on Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman in the first round of the Home Run Derby on Monday night.
Bryce Harper Snaps Bat, But Still Hits Long Home RunIn a startling display, Nationals slugger Bryce Harper shattered his bat into two pieces, yet still hit a long home run Monday night in an 8-6 win over the Mets.
The Baseball Report: The New York Mets Are On FireThe New York Mets have won six straight on the strength of veteran additions like Adrian Gonzalez and Todd Frazier and good pitching.
Kahn: Will The Nationals Win In October?The Washington Nationals have had plenty of success in recent years—just not in the playoffs.
Kahn: Players WeekendNicknames on the backs of jerseys are part of a weekend-long celebration at end of the month.
Fantasy Baseball All-Star Team Is Often A Little Different Than MLB All-Star RosterIt's an easy trap to fall in to when playing fantasy baseball: An All-Star player in real life doesn't always equate to an All-Star player in fantasy sports. This 2017 provides more proof of just why this is true. Don't be blinded by MLB All-Star status in fantasy baseball!
Pregame Nuggets: Rangers Begin Toughest Road Trip Of SeasonJared Sandler drops some nuggets ahead of tonight's game against the Washington Nationals.
Beltre To Pitchers: Don't Bean Me After Hitting A Home RunAdrian Beltre said Tuesday he doesn't want to get beaned because a pitcher is mad at him for hitting a home run.
Basebrawl! Harper, Strickland Punch Away, Nats-Giants FightNationals slugger Bryce Harper and San Francisco reliever Hunter Strickland both landed punches to the head during a wild brawl that erupted Monday after a hit by pitch.
Keidel: Bryce Harper And Baseball's New Salary NarrativeBryce Harper's $21 million contract for 2018 bodes well for the Nats and reflects an MLB that lets teams more fairly compete for players.