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Cavalli selected for 2021 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game

Washington Nationals top pitching prospect Cade Cavalli has been selected to represent the organization in the 2021 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game. Major League Baseball made the announcement today on MLB Network’s “MLB Central.” The 22nd SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game features the top Minor League prospects competing as part of All-Star Sunday. Cavalli, 22, leads all of Minor League Baseball with 88 strikeouts and ranks among

Orioles Hall of Fame luncheon tickets on sale now

Tickets for the 2021 Orioles Hall of Fame luncheon, honoring shortstop J.J. Hardy, outfielder Mike Devereaux, broadcaster Joe Angel, and superfan Mo Gaba, are now on sale. The inductees will be guests at a luncheon at Oriole Park at Camden Yards sponsored by the Oriole Advocates, founders of the Orioles Hall of Fame, on Friday, August 6, at 12:00 p.m. ET, as well as during

Nationals recall Andres Machado

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Andres Machado from Triple-A Rochester and placed right-handed pitcher Erick Fedde on the 10-day Injured List (retroactive to June 24) with an oblique strain on Sunday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Machado, 28, has pitched to a 2.63 ERA (4 ER/13.2 IP) with 18 strikeouts, three walks and one home run

Nationals Philanthropies to honor Chef José Andrés at Home Plate Celebration event

Washington Nationals Philanthropies, the official charitable arm of the Washington Nationals, announced today plans to hold a signature fundraising event this fall in lieu of its traditional gala. The Nationals Home Plate Celebration, to be held on September 27 at Nationals Park, will uniquely showcase the cornerstone elements of the organization’s holistic food access program in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. While the team is

Nationals reinstate Max Scherzer

The Washington Nationals reinstated right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer from the 10-day Injured List and placed right-handed pitcher Kyle Finnegan on the 10-day Injured List (retroactive to June 21) with a left hamstring strain on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Scherzer, 36, will start Tuesday night’s series opener against the Philadelphia Phillies. His last full start came

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

BetMGM partners with Nationals to debut BetMGM sports betting app at Nationals Park

BetMGM announced today the expansion of its market-leading sports betting app into Washington, D.C. in partnership with the Washington Nationals, making BetMGM the only mobile sports betting app available at Nationals Park. Today’s news is part of BetMGM’s multi-year, exclusive partnership with the Washington Nationals, which also includes a retail BetMGM Sportsbook connected to Nationals Park, scheduled to open later this year. “Launching in Washington,

Nationals announce changes to ballpark protocols as Nationals Park returns to 100 percent capacity

In accordance with Mayor Bowser’s plans to fully reopen the District of Columbia, Nationals Park will open to 100% seating capacity starting on Thursday, June 10 against the San Francisco Giants. With the ballpark returning to full capacity, fans will notice many changes around the ballpark, including several updates to health and safety protocols and the return of many fan-favorite ballpark experiences. Single game tickets

Orioles to host LGBTQ Pride Night at Oriole Park on June 22

In celebration of LGBTQ Pride Month, fans are invited to attend LGBTQ Pride Night at Oriole Park on Tuesday, June 22, when the Orioles take on the Houston Astros at 7:05 p.m. ET. LGBTQ Pride Night ticket packages, which include a ticket to the game and a pair of O’s Pride Sunglasses, are available for purchase at visit Orioles.com/Pride. A portion of proceeds from each

Nationals recall Ryne Harper

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Ryne Harper from Triple-A Rochester and placed right-handed pitcher Austin Voth on the 10-day Injured List (retroactive to June 7) with a fractured nose on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Harper, 32, joins the Nationals for his third Major League stint of the season. He’s made two appearances out of

Nationals announce promotional schedule for remainder of 2021 season

With the battle for another National League East title well underway, the Nationals are thrilled to welcome all fans back to Nationals Park, just in time for summer! In May, the Government of the District of Columbia approved the team’s request to operate at 100% capacity starting Thursday, June 10, to coincide with the beginning of the team’s next homestand. As the Nationals reopen the

Washington Nationals recall Kyle McGowin

The Washington Nationals recalled right-handed pitcher Kyle McGowin from Triple-A Rochester and placed right-handed pitcher Stephen Strasburg on the 10-day Injured List (neck strain) on Wednesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. McGowin, 29, has pitched to a 3.09 ERA (4 ER/11.2 IP) with seven strikeouts in 10 appearances out of Washington’s bullpen this season. Opposing batters are

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