Nationals reinstate right-handers Koda Glover and Shawn Kelley

The Washington Nationals returned from rehab and reinstated right-handed pitcher Koda Glover, reinstated right-handed pitcher Shawn Kelley, and optioned right-handed pitcher A.J. Cole and left-handed pitcher Matt Grace to Triple-A Syracuse on Friday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Glover, 24, returns to the Nationals’ active roster after missing 14 games with a left hip impingement. The right-hander

Scherzer stars in Humane Rescue Alliance public service announcement

The Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) has enlisted the assistance of an All-Star to encourage the public to adopt rescue animals. Washington Nationals All-Star and two-time Cy Young award winner Max Scherzer and adoptable dog “Glee” star in the public service announcement, which will debut this week. The public service announcement was recorded at HRA’s Oglethorpe Street Adoption Center this spring. During the video, Scherzer explains

Nationals recall outfielder Brian Goodwin

The Washington Nationals recalled outfielder Brian Goodwin from Triple-A Syracuse on Monday and optioned outfielder Rafael Bautista to Syracuse. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Goodwin, 26, joins the Nationals for his first Major League assignment of the 2017 season. In 25 games for Triple-A Syracuse, Goodwin is hitting .256 (23-for-90) with four doubles, two home runs, 11

Nationals to recognize 2017 Honorary Bat Girl Contest winner on Mother's Day

Yesterday, Major League Baseball announced the winners of the 2017 Honorary Bat Girl contest, which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and have demonstrated a commitment to battling the disease. This year’s Honorary Bat Girl for the Washington Nationals is Melissa Green of Arlington, Va. She will be honored during the pregame ceremony before the team plays the Philadelphia Phillies on

Orioles team up with Southwest Airlines on "Trip Around the Ballpark" promotion

As part of the 25th anniversary of Oriole Park at Camden Yards, the Orioles and Southwest Airlines have teamed up to launch a new interactive promotion throughout the 2017 season. Available exclusively within the free MLB.com Ballpark mobile application, “Trip Around the Ballpark” presented by Southwest Airlines encourages fans to check in at designated points of interest around “The Ballpark That Forever Changed Baseball.” Beginning

Honorary Bat Girl Contest winner to be recognized May 19 at Camden Yards

Major League Baseball today announced the 30 winners of the 2017 Honorary Bat Girl Contest, which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease. The winner of the Honorary Bat Girl Contest for the Orioles is Amber Shaw, who will be recognized in a pregame ceremony at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Friday, May

Zimmerman named NL Player of the Month for April

On the heels of his first National League Player of the Week award since 2012, Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman continued his early-season haul with the National League Player of the Month award for April. Major League Baseball made the announcement on MLB Network. Zimmerman, who set a Nationals record (2005-present) for RBI in a month with 29, entered May hitting .420 and leading the

Tickets for Father's Day Catch on the Field on sale Wednesday at 10 a.m.

The Orioles today announced that tickets for the Father’s Day Catch on the Field opportunity for parents and their children will go on sale tomorrow, Wednesday, May 3, at 10:00 a.m. ET. The Father’s Day Catch on the Field will be held on Sunday, June 18, prior to the 1:35 p.m. game against the St. Louis Cardinals. Fans may purchase one of two ticket packages