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Yoenis Cespedes Shows Off Power, Beats Bryce Harper in 2013 Home Run Derby

It was a battle of the MLB sophomores in the final round of the Home Run Derby on Monday night at Citi Field in New York. Yoenis Cespedes and Bryce Harper each advanced with 23 and 16 homers respectively. Harper hit eight in each of the two rounds while Cespedes hit 17 of his in […]

Lester Solid, but Red Sox Swept By Nationals

The Washington Nationals completed the sweep of the Boston Red Sox on Sunday afternoon in Boston. The Nationals edged out a 4-3 victory as Bryce Harper scored the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, after starting the game on the bench. The Nationals came out of the gates swinging as lead-off hitter Danny Espinosa doubled […]

Youth Prevails as Stephen Strasburg Overpowers Red Sox

The Washington Nationals are loaded with talent. On Friday night at Fenway Park, they brought their well-balanced roster into a weekend series and defeated the Red Sox 7-4 led by a dominant Stephen Strasburg. The Washington team has received a great amount of attention this season for their uprising success, as well as the emergence of […]

Brian Daubach Hired by Nationals, Could Manage Bryce Harper

Former Red Sox first baseman Brian Daubach has been hired to manage the Hagerstown Suns, the low Class A affiliate of the Washington Nationals. The move puts him in line to be No. 1 pick Bryce Harper’s first manager in professional baseball. Daubach previously managed the Pittsfield Colonials of the independent Canadian-American league in 2010, […]

Two for Two: Nationals Draft Bryce Harper to Join Strasburg

With their second No. 1 overall pick in as many years, the Washington Nationals selected Bryce Harper, the latest possessor of one of sports’ most prematurely dubious distinctions: The Chosen One. The Harper pick comes on the heels of Washington’s selection of baseball’s former Chosen One, Stephen Strasburg. In the past year, the ubiquitous NFL […]