10:51 PM EDT, Mon September 15, 2014

Bryce Harper leaves Monday’s game because of lightheadedness

Bryce Harper left Monday’s game in Atlanta in the fourth inning because he felt light-headed, the Nationals announced. Harper appeared fine in the clubhouse before Monday’s game, but he had been feeling a little sick over the weekend while he still played. Several Nationals players — Adam LaRoche, Anthony Rendon and Jayson Werth — have […]
Washington Post 2 hours ago

Nats Journal: Bryce Harper leaves Monday’s game because of lightheadedness

Bryce Harper left Monday’s game in Atlanta in the fourth inning because he felt light-headed, the Nationals announced. Harper appeared fine in the clubhouse before Monday’s game, but he had been feeling a little sick over the weekend while he still played. Several Nationals players — Adam LaRoche,...
Miami Herald 1 hour ago

Papelbon suspended seven games for gesture

Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon has been handed a seven-game suspension from major league baseball for inappropriate behavior during Sundays contest against the Miami Marlins.
Fenway Nation 9 hours ago

Jonathan Papelbon Gets Tossed After Blown Save

Cinco-Ocho GonnoAh, the memories. Former Red Sox closer Jonathan Papelbon was ejected from yesterday's game after giving up four ninth-inning runs in a blown save at Citizens Bank Park. As he left the field to boos, Papelbon grabbed his crotch in a perverse salute to the fanbase. After that little move,...
KFFL 3 hours ago

Phillies | Jonathan Papelbon suspended

Philadelphia Phillies CL Jonathan Papelbon was suspended for seven games and fined for making a ...

Adam LaRoche among six finalists for Marvin Miller man of the year award

Adam LaRoche is among six finalists for the Marvin Miller man of the year award, presented each year to the player who inspires others with his on-field performance and off-the-field contributions to his community. The award is presented by the MLB Players Association and named after the influential former union head who died in 2012. LaRoche […]
Washington Post 3 hours ago

Nats Journal: Adam LaRoche among six finalists for Marvin Miller man of the year award

Adam LaRoche is among six finalists for the Marvin Miller man of the year award, presented each year to the player who inspires others with his on-field performance and off-the-field contributions to his community. The award is presented by the MLB Players Association and named after the influential...
Newark Star-Ledger 11 hours ago
Is Mets' Jacob deGrom the National League Rookie of the Year?

Is Mets' Jacob deGrom the National League Rookie of the Year?

Here's the time to update his standing in the race.
MetsBlog 5 hours ago

Mr. Met is rocking Jacob deGrom’s hair

Mr. Met has grown his hair out in honor of @Mets NL ROY candidate, Jacob deGrom pic.twitter.com/A3EudrdAvM — Matt Dunn (@MattDunnSNY) September 15, 2014

Ryan Zimmerman to begin playing in rehab games this week

As he nears a return from his torn right hamstring, Ryan Zimmerman underwent a full workout Monday afternoon in Viera, Fla., and could rejoin the Nationals before the end of the week. Zimmerman has missed 50 games since he tore his hamstring trying to beat out a double play July 22 in Colorado. Zimmerman flew […]
Nats Insider | CSN Washington 4 hours ago

Zimmerman ready for game action in Viera

ATLANTA — Ryan Zimmerman participated in a full workout Monday at the Nationals’ spring training complex in Viera, and the injured third baseman now will begin playing in simulated games in anticipation of returning from a major hamstring strain for the final week of the regular season. Zimmerman is slated to play three innings at…
Ryu receives injection in injured shoulder

Ryu receives injection in injured shoulder

DENVER -- Left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu underwent an MRI in Los Angeles today and the results were "good news as far as we're concerned," Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said. The contrast MRI involving an injection of dye revealed no changes from the MRI...
KFFL 6 hours ago

Giants | Michael Morse, Brandon Belt swing

San Francisco Giants OF Michael Morse (oblique) and 1B Brandon Belt (concussion) both swung in ...
Denver Post 4 hours ago
Cristhian Adames recalled by Rockies from Double-A Tulsa

Cristhian Adames recalled by Rockies from Double-A Tulsa

The Rockies recalled infielder Cristhian Adames from Double-A Tulsa, the team announced Monday.
Los Angeles Times 1 hour ago
St. John Bosco quarterback Josh Rosen eager to start UCLA career

St. John Bosco quarterback Josh Rosen eager to start UCLA career

Bellflower St. John Bosco High quarterback Josh Rosen couldn’t wait to get started. So he signed a letter of a grant and aide document with UCLA on Monday.
Fenway Nation 10 hours ago

Red Sox Dumped One Carp, Looking At Another

Carp-To-Carp WalletingAccording to Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe (the boring broadsheet now owned by John Henry), the Red Sox may be in the hunt for Hiroshima Carp pitcher Kenta Maeda. The righthander will be available on the international market in November, and Boston (in need of two starters) will likely put up the $25 million posting fee. They will also explore trades with the Phillies for Cole Hamels and the Reds for Johnny Cueto. Look for a solid bid on AL East-tested James Shields as well. This would allow for—as suggested by Cafardo—Clay Buchholz and Joe Kelly to be...
KFFL 6 hours ago

Rockies | Michael Cuddyer returns, Nolan Arenado out

Colorado Rockies OF Michael Cuddyer (hamstring) is back in the lineup Monday, Sept. 15, while ...
KFFL 7 hours ago

Diamondbacks | Recall three

Arizona Diamondbacks SS Nick Ahmed, P Andrew Chafin and C Bobby Wilson were recalled from ...

Instant analysis: Nats 4, Braves 2

GAME IN A NUTSHELL: The Nationals arrived in Atlanta knowing they were on the verge of the NL East title. All they needed to do was exorcise one last demon: A Braves club that has been in a tailspin for the last month. For those who have watched this team stumble and bumble its way…
Monday’s Giants, Diamondbacks lineups; Plus, Hunter Pence acts out #HunterPenceSigns

Monday’s Giants, Diamondbacks lineups; Plus, Hunter Pence acts out #HunterPenceSigns

Pagan CF Panik 2B Posey C Pence RF Sandoval 3B Arias 1B Blanco LF Crawford SS Vogelsong RHP Inciarte LF Owings 2B Pollock CF Trumbo 1B Montero C Hill 3B Ross RF Gregorius SS Miley LHP 

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Los Angeles Times 4 mins ago

Shake-up at PUC, PG&E over emails related to San Bruno blast case

Stung by criticism that the Public Utilities Commission had developed "too cozy" of a relationship with the state's largest utility, PUC President Michael Peevey removed himself from further proceedings over a huge explosion in 2010 that killed eight people in the Bay Area city of San Bruno.
New York Daily News 12 mins ago
New ace in town? As Matt Harvey rehabs, Jacob deGrom dazzles but Mets lose

New ace in town? As Matt Harvey rehabs, Jacob deGrom dazzles but Mets lose

Jacob deGrom wandered out just before the second “inning.” The Mets rookie hoisted himself on the fence next to the dugout, sitting next to Zack Wheeler and looked on with casual interest.
CSN Washington 15 mins ago

Strasburg dominates as Nats win 4-2

Nationals reduce their magic number to two with a superb performance from Stephen Strasburg.
Newark Star-Ledger 28 mins ago

What Mets 6-5 loss to Miami Marlins means: Even deGrom's not enough

Jacob deGrom strikes out 13 in seven innings, tying major league record
Los Angeles Times 54 mins ago

Natural gas production contaminated drinking water in Texas, study finds

Natural gas production contaminated the well water of two homes in a Texas subdivision, according to a study published Monday.

National League Player News

  • 9 Jacob deGrom

    Jacob deGrom

    Jacob deGrom ties MLB mark by striking out first eight Marlins

  • 5 Vic Black

    Vic Black

    Vic Black diagnosed with rotator cuff strain, possibly done for season

  • 5 Jonathan Papelbon

    Jonathan Papelbon

    MLB suspends Papelbon for 7 games and fines him

  • 5 Adam LaRoche

    Adam LaRoche

    Nats Journal: Adam LaRoche among six finalists for Marvin Miller man of the year award

  • 4 Stephen Strasburg

    Stephen Strasburg

    Strasburg dominates as Nats win 4-2

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