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University of Maryland announces Lacy-Smith Award

The University of Maryland has announced the creation of an annual award that will be given to a sports journalist or broadcaster who has made "significant contributions to racial and gender equality in sports."

Monday - 07/29/2013, 05:27pm EDT

Tags: University of Maryland, Jackie Robinson, Sam Lacy, Wendell Smith, sports journalism

Ag dept. research reduces number of broken MLB bats

If you take a close look at a Major League Baseball bat, it may not look different. But thanks to some government research it is less likely to break and injure players and fans.

Tuesday - 07/16/2013, 07:20am EDT

Tags: Forest Products Laboratory, Tom Vilsack, Hank Silverberg, baseball bats, Louisville Slugger

Orioles comeback bid denied in 5-4 loss to Red Sox

The ball was soaring toward right field, hooking toward the corner, and pinch-runner Alexi Casilla was absolutely certain it was going to drop.

Sunday - 06/16/2013, 07:41am EDT

Tags: orioles,

'Beltway Brawl' begins as Nats, O's face off

The 2012 season marked the first time since baseball returned to Washington, D.C., in 2005 that the Nationals and the Baltimore Orioles both made the playoffs.

Monday - 05/27/2013, 07:56am EDT

Tags: Nationals, orioles, Camden Yards, Nationals Park, beltway brawl,

Has Young pitched his last game for the Nats?

Chris Young gave up one unearned run over four innings and pitched what was likely his last start in a Nationals uniform as the Astros rallied with a five-run seventh inning to beat the Nats 6-4 at Osceola County Stadium.

Tuesday - 03/26/2013, 12:59am EDT

Tags: Chris Young, craig heist, Washington Nationals, spring training,

Zimmermann looks good as Nats rally late to beat the Braves

Jordan Zimmermann allowed two runs on five hits over three innings, striking out four; Bryce Harper hit his first homer of the spring as the Nationals hung on to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-5 at Champion Stadium.

Saturday - 03/02/2013, 02:12am EST

Tags: Washington Nationals, spring training, craig heist

Nats' LaRoche wins first Gold Glove, Orioles take 3

Three Orioles players plus the Nationals' Adam LaRoche take home Gold Glove awards.

Wednesday - 10/31/2012, 05:18am EDT

Tags: Adam LaRoche, JJ Hardy, Matt Wieters, Adam Jones, Gold Glove,

What the Nats have to do for next season

What went wrong in the series and what the Nats have to do now going forward is on the minds of both WTOP Nats beat reporter Craig Heist and MLB.com's Nats beat reporter Bill Ladson.

Saturday - 10/13/2012, 08:30pm EDT

Tags: Nationals, craig heist

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