12:48 PM EST, Mon November 24, 2014

Trio of pitching greats highlights 2015 Hall of Fame ballot

The Baseball Hall of Fame revealed its 2015 ballot on Thursday, and the list surely will add even more fuel to the annual debate about which of the game’s greats deserve enshrinement in Cooperstown. Pitchers Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz are the biggest names of the 17 newcomers on an already-crowded ballot, along with the…

Orioles reassign hitting coach Jim Presley - School of Roch

So much for the Orioles returning all of their coaches in 2015. Though the entire staff is under contract, the Orioles have reassigned hitting coach Jim Presley within the organization and will begin interviewing candidates this week, according to multiple sources. Presley's reassignment is due to personal reasons, according to...
Baltimore Sun 38 mins ago

Jim Presley won't be Orioles' hitting coach in 2015; club interviewing starting today

Jim Presley, the Orioles' hitting coach for the past four seasons, will not be back at the job in 2015, according to an industry source. He has been re-assigned, though the specifics of that job have not been determined.

Jim Presley won't be Orioles' hitting coach in 2015; club interviewing starting today

Jim Presley, the Orioles' hitting coach for the past four seasons, will not be back at the job in 2015, according to an industry source. He has been reassigned, though the specifics of that new job have not been determined.

Boone lone ex-National on 2015 Hall of Fame ballot

Aaron Boone is lone former National to appear on new ballot for the Hall of Fame
CSN Washington 1 hour ago

Update on playing status of Mike Green

Capitals defenseman Mike Green did not practice on Monday after slamming his right elbow against the glass in the first period of the Caps’ 2-1 loss to the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night.
CSN Washington 1 hour ago

Gruden and Belichick handle supensions differently

Faced with similar situations, Jay Gruden took a harder line on player discipline than did Bill Belichick.
Washington Post 1 hour ago

DC Sports Bog: Watch the Capitals-centric trailer for Epix’s “Road to the NHL Winter Classic”

With the premiere of Epix’s four-episode “Road to the NHL Winter Classic” show approaching, Braden Holtby and his Capitals teammates say they’re excited for fans to get an all-access, behind-the-scenes look at their preparation under first-year Coach Barry Trotz. Read full article >>

Five former Orioles are on 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot

The 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot was announced Monday, and five of the 34 candidates are former Orioles who were holdovers from last year.

Caps Insider: In Hershey, goaltending and defense powering Troy Mann’s Bears

HERSHEY, Pa. — Before the regular season began, their first together as head coaches within the Washington Capitals organization, Barry Trotz and Troy Mann decided upon a 48-hour rule of communication. No two days would pass, they agreed, without sharing notes on Trotz’s Capitals and Mann’s Hershey Bears. Then the schedule kicked into overdrive, meetings and preparation and road trips commandeering the hours, so the rule became more of a guideline. Read full article >>

In Hershey, goaltending and defense powering Troy Mann’s Bears

HERSHEY, Pa. – Before the regular season began, their first together as head coaches within the Washington Capitals organization, Barry Trotz and Troy Mann decided upon a 48-hour rule of communication. No two days would pass, they agreed, without sharing notes on Trotz’s Capitals and Mann’s Hershey Bears. Then the schedule kicked into overdrive, meetings […]
Washington Post 1 hour ago

After Man U’s victory at Arsenal, Robin van Persie future is cloudy

It’s fair to say that the scoreline did not tell the whole story in Manchester United’s 2-1 victory at Arsenal. The hosts largely dominated proceedings, with Arsenal controlling 58.3 percent of possession and attempting almost twice as many shots as United (23-12); however Manchester United took a 2-0 lead thanks to the combination of a Wojciech Szczesny error and Kieran Gibbs own goal for its first, before an excellent counter attack allowed Wayne Rooney to double the visitor’s lead. Angel Di Maria had a golden opportunity to make it 3-0 before Olivier Giroud’s consolation for...

BBWAA announces Hall of Fame ballot - School of Roch

Five former Orioles are included on the 2015 Hall of Fame ballot, which was released today by the Baseball Writers Association of America. The ballot contains 17 newcomers and 17 holdovers and is being mailed this week to more than 575 voting members of the BBWAA. The former Orioles are...
CSN Washington 1 hour ago

OPEN THREAD: Just how good of a performance from Redskins defense?

After a narrow 17-13 loss to San Francisco, many credited the Redskins defense with a stout effort, but should the Skins D be celebrated?
CSN Washington 2 hours ago

Greatest catch of all time? Not if you ask Beckham

The Cowboys win over the Giants was just a footnote if you witnessed Odell Beckham’s spectacular one-handed 43-yard touchdown grab.

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