Stories tagged: Bryce Harper
SATURDAY, JULY 2, 2016, 5:48 P.M.
MLB Notes: C.J. Cron goes 6 for 6 in Angels 21-2 pounding of Red Sox
Byung Ho Park’s demotion to the minor leagues is just the latest setback for the Korean star. The Minnesota rookie became expendable when the Twins recalled Miguel Sano on Friday. …
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2016, 7:05 P.M.
Harper says his jersey being auctioned is not as advertised
An auction house says it is offering the jersey Bryce Harper wore during his memorable dugout fight with a teammate. The Washington Nationals star says they’ve got the wrong shirt. …
THURSDAY, MAY 12, 2016, 8:33 P.M.
Baseball Notes: Nationals make it a week to remember
Max Scherzer’s record-tying 20-strikeout performance was only the latest in a recent series of newsworthy moments for the Washington Nationals, one right after the other.
UPDATED: MONDAY, APRIL 25, 2016, 9:12 A.M.
Charles Krauthammer: It’s baseball season, and life is good
By 2019, we could all be underwater or living under Sharia law, depending on whether your doomsday is of the Democratic or Republican flavor. In the interim, I’m going to …
THURSDAY, NOV. 19, 2015, 6:18 P.M.
Bryce Harper becomes youngest unanimous MVP winner, taking National League award
Bryce Harper became the youngest unanimous MVP winner in baseball history, capturing the National League award during a season in which his Washington Nationals missed the playoffs.
TUESDAY, JULY 14, 2015
Young talent will be showcased at All-Star Game
CINCINNATI – Not too long ago, Mike Trout, Bryce Harper and Gerrit Cole were the ones picking up the extra balls and getting pranked into paying the pricey checks. Now, …
MONDAY, JULY 13, 2015, 9:13 P.M.
Young stars ready for All-Star showcase
Not too long ago, Mike Trout, Bryce Harper and Gerrit Cole were the ones picking up the extra balls and getting pranked into paying the pricey checks. Now, along with …
TUESDAY, JULY 7, 2015
King Felix named to All-Star roster
The gathering of baseball’s stars next week in Cincinnati will include the King. Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez was among the pitchers selected Monday to the American League roster for …
SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 2015
Nationals OF Bryce Harper sore, but avoids disabled list for now
Bryce Harper has temporarily avoided a trip to the disabled list, although his ailing left hamstring sidelined the right fielder for Washington’s Friday home game against Pittsburgh. Nationals manager Matt …
TUESDAY, DEC. 16, 2014
Yankees sign third-baseman Chase Headley; Alex Rodriguez a man without a position
Alex Rodriguez appears to be returning to the New York Yankees as a man without a position. Chase Headley agreed Monday to a $52 million, four-year contract and said the …
SUNDAY, DEC. 14, 2014
Nats ‘disappointed’ in Byrce Harper no-show at fan event
Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said that the club was “disappointed” that outfielder Bryce Harper did not show up Saturday at the NatsFest fan festival in Washington. In a statement …
TUESDAY, OCT. 7, 2014
Nationals emerge from fog
SAN FRANCISCO – Eye black and uniform still on, Bryce Harper emerged from a different kind of fog than is typically seen in San Francisco. This was the celebratory stuff …
FRIDAY, JUNE 20, 2014
MLB notes: Tigers end Royals’ 10-game winning streak
The Kansas City Royals finally lost, but slugger Billy Butler hopes their impressive push in the A.L. Central will go on. “This doesn’t end anything,” he said. “We’ve got 10-1 …
TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014
MLB notebook: Braves have an abundance of starting pitching
As they entered the season, the Atlanta Braves were hoping to just hang on through the first month while they waited for Mike Minor and Gavin Floyd to join a …
SATURDAY, MAY 5, 2012
Nationals will likely keep Harper in majors
WASHINGTON – Don’t expect Bryce Harper to return to the minors anytime soon. When it comes to the 19-year-old outfielder, Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo explained Friday, “We’re not …
SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 2012
Nationals to bring up top prospect Bryce Harper
Bryce Harper tends to do things ahead of schedule, so it should surprise no one that he’s already heading to the major leagues. The 19-year-old outfielder, who was the No. …
THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2011
Nationals won’t bring up hot prospect Harper this season
Bryce Harper won’t be hitting the major leagues this year, no matter how much he tears up minor league pitching. Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said Wednesday that Harper …