Kyle Schwarber named National League Player of the Week

Following a week in which he led the National League with six home runs and tied for the lead with 11 RBI, Washington Nationals left fielder Kyle Schwarber was named National League Player of the Week on Monday. Major League Baseball made the announcement on MLB Network. Schwarber tied a Major League record with five home runs in a two-game span, June 19-20 vs. New

Nationals select the contract of Gerardo Parra

The Washington Nationals selected the contract of outfielder Gerardo Parra on Sunday and optioned infielder Luis García to Triple-A Rochester following Saturday night’s game. Additionally, the Nationals designated left-handed pitcher Ben Braymer for assignment. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Parra, 34, joins the Nationals after hitting .219 with three doubles, one triple, one homer, 12 RBI, 19

Nationals announce roster moves

The Washington Nationals announced the following roster moves Friday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements: * Returned infielder Starlin Castro from the Restricted List * Reinstated right-handed pitcher Austin Voth from the 10-day Injured List * Placed outfielder Andrew Stevenson on the 10-day Injured list (retroactive to June 17) with an oblique strain * Optioned right-handed pitcher Ryne

Live music returns to downtown Baltimore through Birdland Summer Music Series

The Orioles today announced that the Birdland Summer Music Series will return to Oriole Park in 2021 with a pair of post-game concerts following two Orioles home games later this summer. On Saturday, July 24, the Orioles will welcome Grammy-winning artist Diplo following that night’s game against the Washington Nationals, which has been moved to 6:35 p.m. ET. On Thursday, September 16, rising country star

Nationals recall Luis García

The Washington Nationals recalled infielder Luis García from Triple-A Rochester and placed infielder Starlin Castro on the Restricted List on Wednesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. García, 21, batted .319/ .396/ .553 in 11 games in the month of June, prior to his promotion. He was named Triple-A East Player of the Week on June 7. García

Nationals select contract of Justin Miller

The Washington Nationals selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Justin Miller and designated right-handed pitcher Rogelio Armenteros for assignment on Tuesday. Additionally, the Nationals placed right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer on the 10-day Injured List (retroactive to June 12) with groin inflammation. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Miller, 34, joins the Nationals after going 1-0 with five saves,

Orioles partner with Maryland Department of Health to offer free, voluntary COVID-19 vaccines at Oriole Park

The Orioles, along with Major League Baseball and the Maryland Department of Health (MDH), today announced a partnership to host on-site vaccination opportunities at Oriole Park at Camden Yards during the homestand beginning Friday, June 18, through Wednesday, June 23, when the Orioles host the Toronto Blue Jays and Houston Astros. The vaccination opportunities are part of the new “MLB Vaccinate at the Plate” program,

Nationals announce roster moves

The Washington Nationals announced the following roster moves Saturday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements: * Returned from rehabilitation assignment and reinstated right-handed pitcher Erick Fedde from the Injured List * Selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Jefry Rodriguez * Selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Andres Machado, optioned him and selected him as the 27th man for