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Wednesday | Washington Nationals

Rendon comes through in pinch

Make it nine victories in a row. Anthony Rendon, who was scheduled to have a day off, came to the plate as a pinch-hitter and singled home the game-winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning to help the Nationals edge the D-backs, 3-2, at Nationals Park on Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Anthony Rendon, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Bryce Harper, Wilson Ramos, Tanner Roark

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Post Game

How MLB's Best Pinch-Hitters Prepare To Thrive In Their Limited Opportunities

The veteran outfielder had just begun to stretch when he learned he would be pinch-hitting for Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija to lead off the sixth inning of a game against the Brewers in May 2012.


Related Topix: Sports, Jeff Samardzija, Baseball Players, Marco Estrada, Matt Stairs, Chris Heisey

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Post-Standard

Depth comes through as Syracuse Chiefs open series with 4-1 win over Louisville

For the most part, good baseball teams like the Syracuse Chiefs move into position to win a pennant by getting year-long results from their younger prospects.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Federal Baseball

Nationals call up RHP Taylor Hill, Designate Greg Dobbs for assignment

The Washington Nationals needed help in the bullpen after last night's 16-inning marathon in Milwaukee, and this afternoon they announced that 25-year-old right-hander Taylor Hill was being called up from Triple-A to provide some support.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball

Sun Jun 01, 2014

Marlin Maniac

MLB Rumors: More Moves Coming for Marlins?

Nov 2, 2012; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Marlins vice president & general manager Michael Hill listens as Marlins new manager Mike Redmond fields questions during a press conference at Marlins Park.


Related Topix: Sports, Bryan Morris, Baseball Players