Nationals recall Andrew Stevenson

The Washington Nationals recalled outfielder Andrew Stevenson from Triple-A Syracuse and placed outfielder Brian Goodwin on the 10-day disabled list (retroactive to April 16) with a left wrist contusion on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Stevenson, 23, gets the call for his first Major League assignment of the season. He joins the Nationals after a strong

Max Scherzer named National League Player of the Week

Following a week in which he went 2-0 with a 1.13 ERA (2 ER/16.0 IP) and 21 strikeouts against just one walk, Nationals right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer was named the National League Player of the Week on Monday. Major League Baseball made the announcement on MLB Network. Scherzer, 33, tossed his ninth career complete game (fifth career shutout) in Monday’s 2-0 win over Atlanta. He

Oriole Park at Camden Yards achieves first Leed Gold certification for existing facility in Major League Baseball

The Orioles and Maryland Stadium Authority (MSA) today announced that after a multi-year effort of research and enhancements, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has awarded Oriole Park at Camden Yards with Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for an existing building. Oriole Park joins AT&T Park in San Francisco, Calif., Marlins Park in Miami, Fla., and Target Field in Minneapolis, Minn.,

Chris and Jill Davis to host second annual "Crush's Homers for Hearts" benefiting University of Maryland Children's Hospital

The Orioles today announced that Chris and Jill Davis will host the second annual “Crush’s Homers for Hearts,” a charity Home Run Derby event at Oriole Park at Camden Yards, on Monday, May 14, from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. ET. Proceeds from the event will again benefit the Pediatric Heart Program of the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital (UMCH) at the University of Maryland Medical

Nationals reinstate Matt Wieters, select contract of Moisés Sierra

The Washington Nationals recalled from rehab and reinstated catcher Matt Wieters from the 10-day disabled list and selected the contract of outfielder Moisés Sierra on Wednesday. Additionally, they placed outfielder Adam Eaton on the 10-day disabled list (retroactive to April 9) with a bone bruise to his left ankle and designated catcher Miguel Montero for assignment. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike

Nationals recall Matt Reynolds and select the contract of Jhonatan Solano

The Washington Nationals recalled infielder/outfielder Matt Reynolds and selected the contract of catcher Jhonatan Solano from Triple-A Syracuse on Saturday. Additionally, they placed catcher Miguel Montero on the paternity list and designated for assignment left-handed pitcher Enny Romero. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Reynolds, 27, joins the Nationals for his first Major League assignment of the season

Orioles announce series of O's Zone events for fans

The Orioles today announced dates for six O’s Zone events, presented by Budweiser. Each event will include Orioles giveaways, trivia and prizes, an appearance by the Oriole Bird, and autograph sessions with former Orioles players. Additionally, Rob Long, host of “The Mid-Atlantic Sports Report” on MASN and “Baltimore’s Big Bad Morning Show” on 105.7 The Fan, the flagship station of the Orioles Radio Network, will

Nationals extend contract with Mike Rizzo

The Washington Nationals have agreed to a two-year contract extension with President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo, keeping him with the club through the 2020 season. Rizzo, 57, was the first and most significant hire made by the Lerner family after assuming control of the Nationals franchise in July of 2006. Brought on first as Assistant General Manager, Rizzo’s arrival in