Nationals agree to terms with 27 international free agents

The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with 27 international free agents. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo and Vice President of International Operations Johnny DiPuglia made the joint announcement. COLOMBIA PLAYER POS B/T HT WT HOMETOWN Leandro Emiliani OF L/L 6-1 180 San Antero DOMINICAN REPUBLIC PLAYER POS B/T HT WT HOMETOWN Addiel Matias 3B R/R 6-1 170 Villa La

Nationals right-hander Max Scherzer named National League Pitcher of the Month

After leading Major League Baseball with a miniscule 0.99 ERA across five starts in the month of June, Nationals right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer was named National League Pitcher of the Month - his third such honor as a member of the Washington Nationals. Major League Baseball made the announcement on MLB Network. Scherzer allowed just four earned runs in 36.1 innings pitched during the month.

Five Nationals named to NL All-Star team

Five Washington Nationals players were named 2017 Major League All-Stars on Sunday evening, with outfielder Bryce Harper, first baseman Ryan Zimmerman, second baseman Daniel Murphy, right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer, and right-handed pitcher Stephen Strasburg all awarded the annual mid-season honor. Harper, Murphy, and Zimmerman were all voted by fans as starters for the NL squad, the most starting players Washington has ever had in the

Nationals reinstate left-hander Sammy Solís

The Washington Nationals returned from rehab assignment and reinstated left-handed pitcher Sammy Solís from the 10-day disabled list on Saturday and designated right-handed pitcher Jacob Turner for assignment. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Solis, 28, returns to the Nationals’ bullpen after missing 65 games with left elbow inflammation. The left-handed reliever made seven appearances on rehab assignment

Orioles agree to terms with first-round draft selection, left-hander DL Hall

The Orioles today announced that they have agreed to terms with their first round selection of the 2017 First-Year Player Draft, LHP DL HALL, from Valdosta (GA) High School. Hall was selected with the 21st overall pick in the first round of the 2017 First-Year Player Draft. Hall, 18, compiled a 1.36 ERA in 51.1 innings while striking out 105 for Valdosta High School this

Nationals select infielder Adrian Sanchez

The Washington Nationals selected the contract of infielder Adrian Sanchez from Triple-A Syracuse on Friday, placed shortstop Trea Turner on the 10-day disabled list with a non-displaced fracture of his right wrist, and transferred left-handed pitcher Sammy Solis to the 60-day disabled list. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. This is the first Major League assignment of Sanchez’s

Orioles, OriolesREACH to host fundraising event Aug. 18 to benefit Shannon's Fund

The Orioles and OriolesREACH will host a private fundraising event for Shannon’s Fund on Friday, August 18, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Oriole Park prior to the 7:05 p.m. game against the Los Angeles Angels. A limited number of tickets are available for $50 for seating in Eutaw Street Reserve. The ticket includes a private pregame barbeque, an opportunity to watch batting practice

Orioles partner with Catholic Relief Services to host 25,000 Meal Challenge

For the second year, the Orioles will host Catholic Relief Services (CRS) Helping Hands, a volunteer meal-packaging program, for a special fundraiser and meal-packaging event at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Saturday, September 2, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. After a successful fundraiser in 2016, which more than doubled the organization’s initial goal of 10,000 meals, the Orioles and CRS Helping Hands will