Nationals reportedly open to extending Dusty Baker past 2017

Dusty Baker took over for the Nationals last season and made a positive impact with the team’s young players. According to the Washington Post, Washington’s brass were so impressed with the 67-year-old manager that they are considering extending his contract past 2017. Baker will return this season seeking his first World Series title in his […]

Jake Arrieta: I’m with Cubs ‘for one more year’

Jake Arrieta could be headed for a $200 million contract after the 2017 season, but it sounds like it won’t be with the Cubs. According to Chicago radio station WSCR, the 2016 Cy Young Award winner seemed resigned to the fact he may be headed out of the Windy City. The timeline is kind of […]

Anthony Rendon drives in 10 of Nationals’ 23 runs in history-making blowout vs. Mets

Apparently, Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon ate his Wheaties Sunday morning. Rendon led the Nationals to a 23-5 win over the Mets while collecting six hits (6 for 6) with five runs scored, three home runs and 10 RBIs. The Nationals became the first team in MLB history to score at least 14 runs in […]

Agent of Patriots CB Malcolm Butler trying to get client out of New England

Most players are trying to find a way into New England, not out, but Malcolm Butler isn’t most players. The talented cornerback knows his days with the Patriots are numbered after the team gave a large contract to free agent Stephon Gilmore. Gilmore, another talented CB, was given a $65 million deal over five years, […]

Red Sox minor leaguer critically injured in fiery Florida crash

Red Sox minor league pitcher Kevin Steen was critically injured Wednesday night in a fiery wreck that left the driver of the other vehicle dead. According to The News-Press , the Florida Highway Patrol said Steen was driving his 2007 Cadillac Escalade along Lee Blvd. in Lehigh Acres, Fla., when a 2002 Dodge Neon traveling […]

49ers great Dwight Clark announces he has ALS

Former 49ers wide receiver Dwight Clark announced Sunday night he has ALS, often referred to as Lou Gehrig’s disease. I have ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, Clark, 60, wrote on his blog, via San Jose Mercury News. Those words are still very hard for me to say. ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease […]