Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

National League East News

National League East news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

42 min ago | Tomahawk Take

2014 Atlanta Braves: Just Pitch Baby

The 2014 Atlanta Braves came into the season with a plan of how their pitching rotation would look.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Cory Gearrin, Kris Medlen, Brandon Beachy, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta Braves

4 hrs ago | CBS Local

Phillies Open 10-Game Trip In Colorado

After three games against the Rockies, the Phils play four in Los Angeles and then wrap up the trip with a three-game stop in Arizona.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Tyler Chatwood, Jonathan Pettibone

6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Philadelphia Phillies' Biggest Early-Season Surprises and Disappointments

Second baseman Chase Utley has been on a tear to start 2014, leading the majors in batting average and WAR.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Domonic Brown, Baseball Players, Chase Utley, Dan Uggla, Erik Kratz

10 hrs ago | The State

Seattle Mariners

Seattle's Chris Young was as sharp as could be expected during his first start in the majors in 19 months, and he'll look to build on that milestone outing Friday in Miami when the Mariners open a three-game series against the Marlins..

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Seattle Mariners, Major League Baseball, National League, Jayson Werth, Baseball Players

14 hrs ago | Marlin Maniac

Marlins Way: Miami Switches to 4-Man Pitching Rotation

The Miami Herald is reporting that the Marlins are going to move to a 4-man pitching rotation after this weekend.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Jayson Werth, Baseball Players

19 hrs ago | The Morning Call

Sandberg shows flexibility with lineup, giving bench playing time

Going into the season, manager Ryne Sandberg talked about giving his regulars more rest and getting hsi bench players more playing time.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Freddy Galvis, Baseball Players, Ryan Howard, Carlos Ruiz, John Mayberry Jr., Soccer Players

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Washington Post

Nationals suffer the St. Louis blues

The Cardinals' Matt Holliday doubles past a diving Anthony Rendon in the first inning.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Danny Espinosa, Jon Jay, Matt Holliday, Matt Carpenter, Anthony Rendon

New York Post

Braves' system an unsung model for success

When the subject of model franchises arises, we gravitate to the Cardinal Way or the Moneyball A's or whatever statistical jujitsu the Rays are doing to remain high-level contenders despite low payrolls.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Kris Medlen, Freddie Freeman, Brandon Beachy, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Craig Kimbrel

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Revere's RBI single ifts Phillies over Braves 1-0

Ben Revere's RBI single with two outs in the eighth inning lifted the Philadelphia Phillies to a 1-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday afternoon.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Philadelphia Phillies, Atlanta Braves, Alex Wood, Baseball Players, Cliff Lee

The China Post

Brewers keep on winning, send Pirates packing 4-1

Milwaukee continued to set the pace in the early stages of the new Major League Baseball season, winning its ninth-straight game on Sunday by beating Pittsburgh 4-1, with starting pitcher Kyle Lohse starring.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Kyle Lohse, Will Smith, Pedro Alvarez, Freddie Freeman

Rant Sports

Washington Nationals Look Like Geniuses in Jayson Werth Deal

Even before he donned their uniform, the Washington Nationals were widely criticized for their acquisition of Jayson Werth .

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Jayson Werth, Baseball Players, Washington Nationals, Nyjer Morgan

DC Pro Sports Report

Nats rally and down Marlins 6-3

Down 3-0 through five innings, the Washington Nationals rallied behind a three run home run by Jayson Werth to defeat the Miami Marlins 6-3.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Drew Storen, Jayson Werth, Tanner Roark, Adam LaRoche, Nate McLouth

Ananova

Braves run goes on

Atlanta pitcher Julio Teheran threw a three-hit shut-out and Evan Gattis claimed a home run as the Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 1-0.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Julio Teheran, Evan Gattis, Jayson Werth, Zach Walters, Chris Iannetta

Wed Apr 16, 2014

WTVF Nashville

Sports Minute: Here is the latest Tennessee sports news from The Associated Press

California has hired Tennessee's Cuonzo Martin as its head coach. Cal announced Martin's hiring Tuesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball

Federal Baseball

Wire Taps: Nationals and Marlins' benches clear; Can Nats beat Jose Fernandez in Miami?

The Washington Nationals have taken four of five from the Miami Marlins thus far in 2014, but they'll have to either beat Jose Fernandez for the first time in Marlins Park or at least outlast him to take the second series of the season with the Fish... A night after Tom Koehler shut the Washington Nationals down, holding them scoreless over seven ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Bryce Harper, Baseball Players, Michael Wacha, Shelby Miller

Federal Baseball

Marlins attack Nationals' Stephen Strasburg: "They came out swinging...

"Guys were aggressive. He threw quite a few fastballs early in the count and we were ready for him," Miami Marlins' manager Mike Redmond said after the Fish scored six runs in the first two innings of Washington Nationals' starter Stephen Strasburg's outing in Miami.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players

New York Daily News

Mets' endless talk of young arms becoming tiresome

The selling of the future continues for the Mets, even as another season has begun as widely predicted, with their spotty, strikeout-prone offense seemingly dooming this team to mediocrity in 2014, or perhaps a sixth straight losing record.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Lucas Duda, Jenrry Mejia, Zack Wheeler, Matt Harvey, Jose Abreu

Rant Sports

Washington Nationals' 5 Biggest Concerns Thus Far

We're halfway through the first month of the MLB season, and the Washington Nationals currently sit second in the NL East just 1.5 games back of the Atlanta Braves.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Bryce Harper, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, Washington Nationals, Atlanta Braves

Sports Network

Braves, Phils try again at Citizens Bank Park

Thanks to a rainout on Tuesday, the Philadelphia Phillies have had an extra day to think about their brutal loss to the Atlanta Braves in the opener of this series between NL East rivals.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Domonic Brown, Baseball Players, Philadelphia Phillies, Dan Uggla, Evan Gattis, Andrelton Simmons

Toronto Blue Jays

Justice: Braves a model of efficiency

To learn about our efforts to improve the accessibility and usability of our website, please visit our Accessibility Information page.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Atlanta Braves, Toronto Blue Jays

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••