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The Afro American Newspaper
Offensive Woes Continue for Nats Against Dodgers, Padres
For a team that has struggled to produce offense, winning three of the first six games of a 10-game West Coast trip might be a success - but not by the standards held by the championship-hopeful Washington Nationals.
Wed May 22, 2013
Reds manager Dusty Baker on Mets' Matt Harvey: 'I'd rather not face him'
Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey has been one of the best pitchers in baseball so far this season.
Philadelphia Phillies storyline: Designing tomorrow's red pinstripes
With the exception of two position players, there is a new squad being built by the Philadelphia Phillies around Domonic Brown.
Phillips' strange double lifts Reds over Mets 7-4
Joey Votto homered and Zack Cozart had a career-high four hits, all off Matt Harvey, in a game that featured a little bit of everything - including a testy exchange in the dugout between Cincinnati starter Mat Latos and teammate Jay Bruce.
Projecting the State of the NL East in 2015
The Washington Nationals celebrated winning the National League East division title in 2012.
What the Mike Piazza Trade Meant to the New York Mets Organization
Mike Piazza, who helped usher in Citi Field in 2009, also brought in an era of Mets success at the turn of the century.
Phillies shoot for series victory over Marlins
The Philadelphia Phillies shoot for a series win over the Miami Marlins when the NL East foes clash Wednesday night.
4 Offseason Moves the New York Mets Clearly Should Have Made
After a surprisingly strong first month of the season, the New York Mets are now 17-25 and sitting in a disappointing fourth place in the NL East.
Nats closer disses Harper after blown save
Misplaced pitches. Punishing walls. Unyielding lockers. All sorts of factors are conspiring against the Washington Nationals, who are finding new ways to turn big preseason expectations into sheer mediocrity.
Strasburg, Cain square off in San Fran
A pair of competitive right-handers take center stage off the shores of McCovey Cove, as Matt Cain leads the San Francisco Giants against Stephen Strasburg of the Washington Nationals Tuesday at AT&T Park.
Tue May 21, 2013
In hindsight, Ryan Howard's contract an expensive mistake for Phillies
CONFESSION IS good for the soul, we are told. Besides, there is no realistic alternative, seeing as how the words written in 2010 will live forever in cyberspace.
Visit DC and Experience a Phillies Rivalry Gaining Steam
There are many factors that make a divisional rivalry a must-see event. Up at the top of that list has to be geographic proximity.
Twins rely on Pelfrey in Atlanta to break losing skid
Mike Pelfrey struggled against the Atlanta Braves in his days with the New York Mets.
Stretching the Field: Displeasure settling in for Hamels
Victimized once again by an ineffective offense, Hamels had zero patience for anyone, including the media, following Monday's 5-1 road loss against the Miami Marlins.
The Miami Herald
Miami Marlins rookie starting pitcher Jose Fernandez hasn't had much trouble with the Philadelphia Phillies this season and will take the mound again in this series Tuesday.
Ho-Hum Nats Should Look to Giants Pattern for Success From Mediocrity
It may be heresy in these parts to suggest that the Nats still have some growing up to do despite their major league-leading 98 victories last season.
The Jackson Sun
Injuries pose question of overuse of Braves bullpen
The idea for Anne Churchill's first book came after she 'fell in love' with a donkey with a cross... Braves reliever Eric Oa??Flaherty, who pitched in a combined 142 games the past two seasons, likely is done for the season with an elbow injury.
Mon May 20, 2013
Daniel Murphy providing Mets with current solution to leadoff problems
Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy provided a spark in his first game in the leadoff spot this season on Sunday and is leading off again against the Reds.
Twins at Braves: News and Notes
As I'm sure you're aware, this is Minnesota's first visit to Atlanta since the 1991 World Series.
The Jackson Sun
On downward trends, Nationals, Giants collide
Ryan Vogelsong has had a rough start, going 1-4 with an 8.06 ERA this season. / Christopher Hanewinckel, USA TODAY Sports Their seasons just passed the one-quarter mark, so it's too soon for the San Francisco Giants and Washington Nationals to draw definitive conclusions when they size each other up Monday.