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INF César Hernández, Nationals agree to terms on 1-year deal

Nov. 30, 2021 22:52 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Free agent César Hernández and the Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a $4 million, one-year contract Tuesday, giving the team a veteran middle infielder who hit a career-high 21 homers last season. Hernández can earn $1 million in performance...

Riley's game-winning single in 9th lifts Braves past Dodgers

Oct. 17, 2021 00:53 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — A couple of clutch swings from breakout slugger Austin Riley got the underdog Atlanta Braves off to a fast start in the NL Championship Series. Riley homered and drove in the winning run with a single in the bottom of the ninth inning to give Atlanta a...

Taylor hits walk-off HR, Dodgers deck Cards 3-1 in WC game

Oct. 07, 2021 02:57 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — One big swing by Chris Taylor sent the Los Angeles Dodgers soaring and the St. Louis Cardinals crashing. Taylor hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Dodgers a 3-1 victory Wednesday night in a...

Wily veterans Wainwright, Scherzer meet in NL wild-card game

Oct. 06, 2021 14:36 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two wily veterans on the mound in an elimination game. Adam Wainwright starting for the reinvigorated St. Louis Cardinals against the Los Angeles Dodgers' Max Scherzer, pitching as well as he ever has. “It's as fun as it gets, right?” Wainwright...

Alcides Escobar re-signs with Washington Nationals for 2022

Oct. 05, 2021 16:33 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Shortstop Alcides Escobar agreed to a one-year, $1 million contract on Tuesday to stay with the Washington Nationals next season. Escobar, who will turn 35 in December, batted .288 with 21 doubles, two triples, four homers and 28 RBIs in 75 games with...

No decision yet on Padres manager Tingler's job status

Oct. 04, 2021 20:05 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jayce Tingler thinks he deserves to stay on as manager of the San Diego Padres, despite the biggest collapse in franchise history. It’s not his decision to make, of course, and as of late Monday, there had been no announcement about the manager’s...

Soto top known quantity as last-place Nats begin 'reboot'

Oct. 04, 2021 14:00 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — These are now Juan Soto’s Washington Nationals. He is their lone bona fide superstar, someone around whom they will try to rebuild — or, to use general manager Mike Rizzo's preferred term, “reboot.” Soto is the only player...

Devers hits 2 HR; Red Sox to host Yanks in AL wild-card game

Oct. 03, 2021 20:25 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rafael Devers and the rest of the Boston Red Sox knew going into the regular season's final day that they were in a win-and-in scenario for the playoffs. That didn't make Devers nervous Sunday, even after his club fell behind against the Washington...

LEADING OFF: Yanks, Sox, Jays and Mariners in tight WC chase

Oct. 02, 2021 03:50 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ LET'S GET WILD Four teams are separated by two games in the AL wild-card chase, with the Yankees clinging to a one-game lead for the top spot with two games remaining. ...

LEADING OFF: Yanks, Sox, Jays and Mariners in tight WC chase

Oct. 02, 2021 01:26 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Saturday: ___ LET'S GET WILD Four teams are separated by two games in the AL wild-card chase, with the Yankees clinging to a one-game lead for the top spot with two games remaining. ...