'Trea Turner Is The Catalyst For Everything They Do': CBS Sports MLB Writer Mike Axisa On Washington NationalsThe National begin their quest for back to back championships on Thursday and CBS Sports.com's Mike Axisa says Trea Turner is a big key in making that happen.
Strasburg, Soto Share Postseason MVP From New York WritersWashington pitcher Stephen Strasburg and Nationals outfielder Juan Soto have been selected as joint winners of the Babe Ruth award as postseason MVP in voting by the New York chapter of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
Five Things You Missed: Astros, Dodgers Await OpponentsThere's more Strasburg drama as the Nationals and Cubs prepare for Game 4.
Kahn: Will The Nationals Win In October?The Washington Nationals have had plenty of success in recent years—just not in the playoffs.
Keidel: Stephen Strasburg Finally Living Up To HypeWashington Nationals' pitcher Stephen Strasburg is having a marvelous season at 13-0. Will it become a historic Cy Young season?
Jake Arrieta Not Surprised By Strasburg's ContractArrieta is one of several players potentially affected by Strasburg's $175 million, seven-year deal with the Nationals, preventing the right-hander from testing free agency after this season. Arrieta is coming off a breakout season, helping the Cubs get to the NL Championship Series. The 30-year-old right-hander went 22-6 with a 1.77 ERA last year.
Battle Of The Beltways Preview: Orioles-Nationals Game 1Chris Tillman and Gio Gonzalez will both be looking to get a win before heading into the All-Star Break in the first game of a local rivalry series.
Steve Davis: A Case for Signing James ShieldsThe Orioles have done very little this off-season in free agency to improve the team. There is a player still sitting there that could do that: James Shields.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Four LDS Matchups In Full Swing For Weekend ActionAll four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.
Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League PlayoffsThe National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Starting PitcherCBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.