2019 SeasonAll times ET

2019 Schedule
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1dEddie Matz

Nationals moving on, Bryce or no Bryce

The Nationals have had plenty of time to get used to the idea of playing without Bryce Harper -- and it shows at their camp in Florida.

Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer 

Trea Turner a 75-SB-attempt candidate? If anyone could do it, he'd be one of the top candidates. He had Statcast's 6th-fastest sprint speed (30.1 ft/sec) in 2018 and the third-best qualified speed score (8.0) from 2016-18. They're among the reasons he's firmly in my first round.

0:15

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

Nats third baseman Anthony Rendon says he doesn't care if contract extension talks linger into the season.

0:39

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

Max Scherzer reacts to Manny Machado's big-money deal with the Padres.

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4dEddie Matz

How Patrick Corbin won the winter

With a stagnant market turning free agents into freeze agents, the lefty's six-year, $140 million pact with the Nats sticks out like a sore thumb.

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5d

MLBPA's Clark: Some teams don't justify tickets

Players' union head Tony Clark criticized baseball commissioner Rob Manfred for blaming players' demands for the slow free agent market and said an increasing number of teams make little effort to justify the price of a ticket.

5d

BBTN: Unsigned Stars, Spring Training Underway

Buster & Tim Kurkjian discuss the waiting game with Harper, Machado and other big stars, what it means for labor peace and much more (6:48). Plus, Mark Teixeira shares his Spring Training perspective (26:50), Scott Lauber brings some "Inside Heat" on the Phillies (39:29), and Buster talks to CC Sabathia about his farewell season (43:28).

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Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

Patrick Corbin, Washington National.

William Weinbaum ESPN 

Feb. 14 holiday trivia - MLB players since 1900 with last name "Valentine" (Baseball-Reference.com): Bobby (LAD/CAL/SD/NYM/SEA IF/OF 1969-79), Corky (CIN P 1954-55), Ellis (MON/NYM/CAL/TEX 1975-83 & ‘85) Fred (BAL/WAS/BAL OF 1959 & ‘63-68) & Joe (CIN P 2003-05). Ellis was the only A-S & Bobby the only Mgr.

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average4.0415th
Quality Starts83Tied-13th
WHIP1.2510th
BAA.24211th
Runs7718th
Batting Average.2549th
On Base Percentage.3352nd
Slugging Percentage.41910th