Pirates Get To Scherzer, Top Nationals 7-5Gregory Polanco homered and drove in three runs as the Pittsburgh Pirates exacted some measure revenge against Max Scherzer and the Washington Nationals in a 7-5 win on Friday night.
Liriano Sharp As Pirates Drop Nationals 7-3Francisco Liriano allowed three hits over six-plus dominant innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates raced by the Washington Nationals 7-3 on Thursday night.
Nationals Beat Writer Gives Bucs-Nats Series PreviewChase Hughes, who covers the Washington Nationals for CSN Washington, joined Starkey And Mueller Thursday to talk about the battered Nationals, who retain their spot in first place despite experiencing a slew of injuries.
Nationals End Pirates' 8-Game Win Streak With 4-1 VictoryJoe Ross struck out 11 in his third major league start, and the Washington Nationals beat A.J. Burnett and the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 on Friday night to end their eight-game winning streak.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Wild-Card Teams Dominating MLB PostseasonThe Royals and Giants, both wild-card teams, could each make the World Series. The top MLB regular-season teams are out, again. Is this good for baseball?
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Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants Eliminate Nationals With Three One-Run WinsThe San Francisco Giants advanced, beating the Washington Nationals in the NLDS in three close games. But are the upsets really a surprise?
Playoff Pinch Hits: Kershaw And Dodgers Can't Get Past Cardinals Yet AgainThe Cardinals eliminated the Dodgers to advance to the NLCS for the fourth straight year. They will face the Giants, who topped the Nationals.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Nationals One Loss Away From Another Playoff DisappoinmentThe Nationals are facing NLDS elimination... again. The Dodges and Cardinals continue to slug it out.
Playoff Pinch Hits: Four LDS Matchups In Full Swing For Weekend ActionAll four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.
Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League PlayoffsThe National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?
Report: Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle Among Front-Runners For NL Manager Of The YearLooking to win the award in back-to-back years, Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle is positioning himself nicely to win his second consecutive National League Manager of the Year award.