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Top 5 Starting Rotations If The Playoffs Started Today

By Jordan Tracy The trade deadline has come and gone. All that is left is possibly waiver wire trades that could include someone like Cliff Lee being dealt but major moves have been made before […]

07/31/2014

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Top 5 MLB Closer Celebrations

Do closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.

07/21/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

Tim Hudson #17 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the Washington Nationals during the first inning at AT&T Park on June 12, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Hudson Lowers MLB’s Best ERA, Giants Win

Giants manager Bruce Bochy expected good things from Tim Hudson. He’s getting even better results than he anticipated. Hudson threw seven strong innings and left with a major league-best 1.81 ERA as San Francisco avoided […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/12/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 11:  Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants takes a moment on the field after giving up a two-run single to Adam LaRoche #25 of the Washington Nationals in the first inning at AT&T Park on June 11, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Nationals Crack Cain Early, Beat Giants 6-2

Even with standouts Bryce Harper and Gio Gonzalez on the disabled list, the Washington Nationals are shutting down the team with the best record in baseball and taking over the title as the league’s hottest […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/11/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 10:  Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants is tagged out at home plate by catcher Wilson Ramos #40 of the Washington Nationals in the bottom of the sixth inning at AT&T Park on June 10, 2014 in San Francisco, California. Sandoval was attempting to score from second base on a base hit to right field from Brandon Crawford.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Fall To Fister, Nationals 2-1

Madison Bumgarner couldn’t outlast Doug Fister on the mound the way he did the last time they started opposite each other in the 2012 World Series. The rest of the San Francisco Giants couldn’t figure […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/11/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 09:  Manager Bruce Bochy #15 of the San Francisco Giants takes the ball from pitcher Ryan Vogelsong #32 taking him out of the game in the top of the seventh inning against the Washington Nationals at AT&T Park on June 9, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Vogelsong Roughed Up, Giants Lose To Nats 9-2

Ryan Vogelsong shrugged off a tough start and tried to turn in a decent performance. The game just got out of hand. Ian Desmond had a career-high five RBIs and Stephen Strasburg pitched the Washington […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/10/2014

OAKLAND, CA - MAY 11: Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates after hitting a three-run homer in the bottom of the first inning against the Washington Nationals at O.co Coliseum on May 11, 2014 in Oakland, California. The home run was Norris's first of two three-run homer in the first two innings. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Norris Homers Twice; A’s Complete Sweep Of Nats

By MICHAEL WAGAMAN Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Derek Norris wasn’t too surprised to hit a three-run home run on a 3-0 count in the first inning. The Athletics catcher was only mildly shocked when […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/12/2014

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Pujols Becomes 26th To Reach 500 Homers

Albert Pujols has hit the 500th home run of his career, becoming the 26th player in major league history to reach that milestone. The Angels’ slugger did it with a pair of shots against the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/22/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 12: Anthony Rendon #6 of the Washington Nationals follows through on a seventh inning run scoring sacrifice fly against the New York Mets at Citi Field on September 12, 2013 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Nationals defeated the Mets 7-2.

Can The Nationals’ Anthony Rendon Overcome Growing Pains?

Anthony Rendon has settled in at second base for the Nationals. But his job isn’t safe yet.

03/07/2014

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Exclusive Excerpt From John Feinstein’s ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein’s book, “Where Nobody Knows Your Name,” which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.

02/25/2014

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A’s Acquire Outfielder Brown From Nationals

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) In yet another December trade by general manager Billy Beane, the Oakland Athletics have acquired outfielder Corey Brown from the Washington Nationals for cash. Brown has played in 36 major league games […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/19/2013

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