Out Of The Box: Umps Eject Nats GM Rizzo From Luxury SuiteWashington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo was tossed for yelling at umpires from a luxury suite in Atlanta on Sunday, with longtime crew chief Joe West saying, “enough is enough.”
Dr. Anthony Fauci's First Pitch At Nationals Game Now On A Baseball CardDr. Anthony Fauci's first pitch at the Washington Nationals' opening day game Thursday night is now available as a trading card.
Nationals' Juan Soto Tests Positive For COVID-19, Reports SayWashington Nationals outfielder Juan Soto has tested positive for the coronavirus, according to multiple reports.
Orioles Pay Tribute To Late Rep. John Lewis Ahead Of Exhibition Game Against NationalsThe Baltimore Orioles paid tribute to Georgia congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis Monday evening before taking to the field for their exhibition game against the Washington Nationals.
Orioles Ask Court To Refuse Arbitration Decision With NatsLawyers for the Baltimore Orioles were met by skeptical questions from a judge they asked to reject an arbitration decision from baseball executives awarding the Washington Nationals $296.8 million for their television rights from 2012-16.
Jimenez Gets 100th Career Victory, Orioles Beat NationalsUbaldo Jimenez pitched six gritty innings to earn his 100th career win and added an RBI single as the Baltimore Orioles beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 Tuesday night in the rain-delayed opener of a series between teams fighting to remain in the playoff race.
Scott Miller MLB Writer For Bleacher ReportThe aforementioned outfield changes in Boston are a direct reflection of the team’s issues offensively in 2014. After acquiring Cespedes from Oakland in exchange for SP Jon Lester, Boston made their goals clear. “I know everyone in Boston is wondering who’s going to pitch, but I thought when they traded Lester for Cespedes, they were really smart to cut bait,” said Miller.
Roch Kubatko Of MASN Sports Talks Letting Go Of Reimold And Gausman's StatusKubatko, along with most other local media members, have begun to consider the Orioles not just legitimate playoff contenders, but AL East champions. “It’s there for the taking. You wonder if that makes them go for a bold move, or just stick with what they have,” Kubatko said.
Machado Hits A Career High As O's Beat Nats 8-2 In 11 InningsChris Davis snapped a lengthy slump with a tiebreaking homer in the 11th inning, part of a six-run uprising that carried the Baltimore Orioles past the Washington Nationals 8-2 on Monday night.
Fans Scream Foul Over Orioles Billboard 7 Miles From Nats ParkThe Baltimore Orioles have strategically placed a billboard, featuring Adam Jones, Chris Davis and Manny Machado, alongside I-295 in Maryland, just before the Washington, D.C. border.
Steve Davis: Orioles' Attendance Talk Packing Camden Yards during the week, which was the norm during the playoff years in 1996 and 1997, might be unrealistic.
Steve Davis: 'O' In AnthemMike Wise from the Washington Post wrote a column chastising Orioles fans for their use of "O" in the anthem.
Rob Long: One Thing's For Sure...As the Baltimore Orioles sport a 25-14 record, many will look with doubt, wondering whether or not this team will be able to sustain this pace.
Nationals Manager Riggleman Ejected In 1st InningNationals manager Jim Riggleman has been ejected in the first inning of Washington's game against the Baltimore Orioles for arguing a call with home plate umpire Todd Tichenor.