With a 95 mph fastball and wipeout slider, right-hander Matt Harvey gives the New York Mets hope for the future.
After 28 starts, 159 1/3 innings and much hoopla, the Nationals opted to pull the plug on ace Stephen Strasburg's season. Right or wrong, it's a decision that will be debated for some time.
Veteran reliever Brad Lidge, released by the Washington Nationals earlier this week, said he has yet to decide if he will try to come back and pitch for another team in 2012.
Stephen Strasburg will be the Washington Nationals' Opening Day starter April 5 against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field, manager Davey Johnson announced Wednesday.
The Chicago Cubs have reached out to the agent for Albert Pujols to express their interest in the three-time Most Valuable Player, a baseball source told ESPN.com Tuesday.
In a time of need for their respective teams, several lesser-known players have stepped in and performed at a high level this season.
Like many of the No. 1 picks before him, Nationals flamethrower Stephen Strasburg is about to head down a road that is littered with hits and misses, jewels and clunkers.
Tthe Angels have dropped out of the bidding for Mark Teixeira.
Can potential translate to performance on the field for the mostly young Nationals? Win or lose, it should be a fun season ahead finding out.
April performance is no guarantee of future results, but it's still encouraging. Here's eight players to watch.
Jerry Crasnick runs down the best-case and worst-case scenarios for each of the 30 teams heading into the 2006 season.
Advance scouting helps teams keep track of opponents and gain competitive intelligence.
While some outfielders have already been dealt, there are others still on the market.
How significant is the Latino influence in baseball? It's deeper and more profound than ever, writes Jerry Crasnick.
Insider surveyed 15 major leaguers on the state of player-fan relations, and several seemed legitimately concerned about the way things are headed.
The 2005-06 free-agent crop looks like a downer – short on starting pitching and long on aging icons.