The Nationals slugger’s upcoming free agency has been talked about for years. But even after a home run derby win, questions about his approach to the shift persist.
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Philadelphia is up, and Washington is down — way down — from what oddsmakers predicted. But no team has overachieved quite like Boston.
Daniel Murphy’s pinch-hit two-run single was part of a huge seventh inning as Washington easily beat their division rival.
It was not unusual for a first-year manager to make a few mistakes in a key series. But Boone set himself apart by admitted the mistakes and apologizing.
As a foul ball came screaming toward me, I remembered a few key ones.
A series of defensive miscues by the Indians gave the Yankees a lead in the seventh inning, and their bullpen continued its hot streak.
When pitcher Edwin Jackson joined the Oakland A’s last month, he tied the major league record for playing with the most teams.
Chapman decided on Friday to forgo his place in next week’s All-Star Game as he tries to recover from tendinitis in his left knee.
After seven weeks on the disabled list because of an injury to his right index finger, the would-be ace looked rusty but allowed only one run and even had an R.B.I.
The ace of the Nationals struggled some in his final showcase to be the N.L.’s starter in the All-Star game, but Washington’s offense picked him up.
The Yankees’ Luis Severino and Corey Kluber of the Indians were expected to put on an enthralling duel, but it was the Yankees’ resilient offense that decided the game.
In a key moment, Baltimore’s Dylan Bundy threw out the lead runner rather than trying for a double-play, and then watched as the Yankees offense exploded.
Depending on the Mets’ trade plans and their rotation over the next few weeks, deGrom’s performance might have been his last with the Mets at Citi Field.
The starting pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies was making his major league debut, and thanks to the Mets’ anemic offense, he earned his first win.
Manny Machado, a potential trade target, blasted two home runs as the Yankees fell even further back from the division-leading Boston Red Sox.
Frazier, 32, is one of several aging off-season acquisitions that have not worked out well this season for the Mets.
Another loss to the lowly Orioles dropped the Yankees further behind the Boston Red Sox, who have beaten Baltimore nine times in 10 games this year.
Mike Trout, Aaron Judge and Mookie Betts form a dream outfield for the A.L. for next week’s game in Washington.
In what was originally going to be a prime time game, the Yankees finished off the Blue Jays in a timely manner before heading to Baltimore for a doubleheader.
Nathan Eovaldi was masterful on Sunday. He and a reliever combined to face just two more than the minimum number of batters against an anemic Mets lineup.