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DC Sports Hall of Fame 2019 induction ceremony to honor 10 standouts representing 10 sports, first team

A two-time Olympic gold medalist, a national high school and college basketball player of the year, two current University of Maryland coaches who have led teams to multiple NCAA titles, a coach and a player who led the Washington Redskins to championships in different eras and, for the first time, an area team have been selected for induction into the Washington DC Sports Hall of

Nationals recall Adrián Sanchez

The Washington Nationals recalled infielder Adrián Sanchez from Double-A Harrisburg and optioned right-handed pitcher Erick Fedde to Double-A Harrisburg on Monday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Sanchez, 28, joins the Nationals for his second Major League assignment of the season. He hit .276 with three doubles, one triple, one homer, six RBI, three stolen bases and nine

Nationals recall Fedde, place Zimmerman on injured list

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Erick Fedde from Double-A Harrisburg and placed first baseman Ryan Zimmerman on the 10-day Injured List with Plantar Fasciitis in his right foot on Sunday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Fedde, 26, joins the Nationals after going 2-0 with a 2.66 ERA (7 ER/23.2 IP) in four starts for the Harrisburg

Nationals select contract of infielder Carter Kieboom

The Washington Nationals selected the contract of infielder Carter Kieboom on Friday. On Thursday, the Nationals optioned infielder Jake Noll to Triple-A Fresno. Additionally, the Nationals transferred right-handed pitcher Koda Glover to the 60-day Injured List. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Kieboom, 21, joins the Nationals after hitting .379 (25-for-66) with six doubles, one triple, three homers,

Tonight’s Orioles-Twins game postponed due to rain

Tonight’s scheduled game between the Orioles and Minnesota Twins has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be made up as part of a traditional (single-admission) doubleheader on Saturday, April 20. The first game of the April 20 doubleheader will begin at 4:05 p.m. ET, followed by the regularly-scheduled game approximately 30 minutes after the first game concludes. Fans holding tickets for the

Orioles to host Game of Thrones® Night at Oriole Park on May 21

The Orioles invite fans to enjoy Game of Thrones® Night at Oriole Park on Tuesday, May 21, as they take on the New York Yankees at 7:05 p.m. ET. A limited number of ticket packages are available, featuring an exclusive pregame party in the bullpen picnic area located in center field from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., a game ticket in the left field lower

Nationals recall Austen Williams

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Austen Williams from Triple-A Fresno and placed right-handed pitcher Justin Miller on the 10-day Injured List with a lower back strain on Saturday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Williams, 26, joins the Nationals for his first Major League assignment of 2019. He enjoyed a strong 2019 Spring Training, retiring all but

Nationals reinstate Michael A. Taylor

The Washington Nationals recalled from rehab assignment and reinstated outfielder Michael A. Taylor (left knee/hip sprain) from the 10-day injured list and optioned outfielder Andrew Stevenson to Triple-A Fresno on Monday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Taylor, 28, returns to the active roster after having missed the first eight games of the 2019 season with a right

Nationals recall Joe Ross

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Joe Ross from Triple-A Fresno and optioned infielder Adrián Sanchez to Double-A Harrisburg on Sunday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Ross, 25, is called upon for his first Major League assignment of 2019. He was optioned to Triple-A Fresno on March 23, but did not appear in a game prior to

Nationals reinstate Howie Kendrick

The Washington Nationals reinstated infielder Howie Kendrick (left-hamstring strain) from the 10-day injured list and optioned infielder Jake Noll to Triple-A Fresno on Thursday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Kendrick, 35, missed the first five games of the 2019 season with a left-hamstring strain suffered on March 5. Kendrick returns to action after rupturing his right Achilles

Orioles announce new food offerings and enhanced concessions experience at Oriole Park

The Orioles today announced several new food offerings and enhanced concessions experiences at Oriole Park for the 2019 season, beginning at Thursday’s home opener at 3:05 p.m. ET against the New York Yankees. REIMAGINED EUTAW STREET EXPERIENCE & EXPANDED BOOG’S BBQ When gates open on Thursday for Opening Day, fans will enjoy a significantly-enhanced Eutaw Street experience with festoon lighting and expanded concessions and retail

Nationals recall Adrián Sanchez

The Washington Nationals recalled infielder Adrián Sanchez from Triple-A Fresno and placed shortstop Trea Turner (broken right index finger) on the 10-day injured list on Wednesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Sanchez, 28, has hit .271 with nine doubles, one triple, 14 RBI, and 14 runs scored in 62 games across two seasons (2017-18) with Washington.

Orioles announce Opening Day plans for April 4

The Orioles today announced plans for the club’s home opener on Thursday, April 4, at 3:05 p.m. ET against the New York Yankees, which will air on MASN and the 44-station Orioles Radio Network including flagship 105.7 The Fan. To allow fans the opportunity to experience the excitement of Opening Day, the entire ballpark will open at noon on Thursday. Each fan will receive a

Papa John’s local franchisees announce renewed partnership with the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy

Over 110 locally owned and operated Papa John’s franchisees in the Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia area are proud partners again this year with the Washington Nationals and Max Scherzer to support the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy. Sales of the “Max Scherzer Special” - which donates 10% of each Special ordered to the Academy - generated a donation of more than $13,000 last year

Nationals Patriotic Series returns for 2019

The Washington Nationals will mark the return of the Patriotic Series presented by SAIC when the team hosts Military Appreciation Day on Tuesday, April 2 vs. the Philadelphia Phillies. To honor the men and women of the U.S. military, the Nationals will offer complimentary tickets to military service members and their families for Tuesday’s game. Active duty service members, dependents, veterans, retirees, and reservistsmay claim

Orioles baseball continues in Sarasota with extended spring training

With the Major League Baseball season now underway, the Orioles’ year-round baseball operations continue in Sarasota with Extended Spring Training. The public is invited to watch Orioles minor league players in action at the Ed Smith Stadium complex in April, May, and June. Gates open 30 minutes before game time, and there is no charge to attend the games. Free parking is available in the

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