Latest Anthony Rendon News

Keuchel labors through Atlanta debut, Nats nip Braves 4-3

Jun. 21, 2019 11:51 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dallas Keuchel enjoyed being back on the mound after than a longer-than-expected wait between major league starts. He would have been happier if a three-run lead hadn't slipped away. Keuchel labored through five innings in his Atlanta debut, coughing up that 3-0 lead as the Braves lost...

Yankees win 7th straight, beat struggling Astros 4-1

Jun. 21, 2019 11:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sánchez and Gleyber Torres each homered for the third game in a row, providing a pair of two-run shots that sent the New York Yankees past the skidding Houston Astros 4-1 on Friday night for their seventh straight victory. Aaron Judge was hitless in his return to the lineup...

Nationals hit 3 HRs, complete sweep of Phillies with 7-4 win

Jun. 20, 2019 11:55 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three home runs. Solid work from the bullpen. Strong defense, highlighted by two runners being thrown out at the plate. At long last, the Washington Nationals are finally starting to look like a baseball team capable of making some noise in the NL East. Anthony Rendon and Victor Robles...

Adams rewards dad's travels, has 2 HR and 7 RBIs for Nats

Jun. 16, 2019 6:06 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three years ago, Matt Adams' dad initiated a holiday tradition with his slugging son: No matter where Adams was playing, he would be in the stadium on Father's Day. Jamie Adams got a big payoff for his roughly three-hour drive from Pennsylvania this year. Matt Adams homered twice and...

Scherzer strikes out 10, Nationals beat Arizona 7-3

Jun. 14, 2019 11:39 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals gave Max Scherzer early run support, and that made his job a lot easier Friday night. Scherzer struck out 10 in seven innings, Anthony Rendon and Howie Kendrick homered and the Nationals defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-3. Scherzer (5-5) leads the National...

Bauers hits for the cycle, leads Indians past Tigers 13-4

Jun. 14, 2019 10:59 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Cleveland's Jake Bauers hit for the cycle, and the Indians routed the Detroit Tigers 13-4 on Friday night after scoring eight runs in the fourth inning. Bauers singled and tripled in that inning. He also hit a double in the second and a two-run homer in the eighth, becoming the first...

Greinke takes no-hitter into 7th, Diamondbacks beat Nats 5-0

Jun. 14, 2019 12:23 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Zack Greinke doesn't think much about no-hitters. He was in the minority Thursday night when he took a bid into the seventh inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks cruised to a 5-0 victory over the Washington Nationals. Greinke (8-2) tossed 7 1/3 innings, leaving after a 63-minute rain delay....

Castillo, Jiménez power White Sox to 7-5 win over Nationals

Jun. 12, 2019 1:09 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Eloy Jiménez believes he's much improved since the start of the season and will continue to grow throughout his rookie year. Welington Castillo hit a grand slam and Jiménez homered at home for the first time, powering the Chicago White Sox to a 7-5 win over the Washington Nationals...

LEADING OFF: Cruz HR streak, Subway Series doubleheader

Jun. 11, 2019 2:31 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Tuesday: CRUZ CONTROL Twins slugger Nelson Cruz has homered in four straight games, his streak coming soon after his return from a strained wrist that put him on the injured list for more than three weeks. The 38-year-old Cruz is batting .279 with 11 home runs and 28...

Nationals hit 4 straight homers in 8th to stun Padres 5-2

Jun. 9, 2019 8:58 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — With four swings in the span of seven pitches, the Washington Nationals put on a stunning power display that made major league history. Howie Kendrick, Trea Turner, Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon hit consecutive home runs off former Washington reliever Craig Stammen with one out in the...