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This Day in Sports History: May 23

By Aaron Tallent, 1 week 6 days ago
The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.   With that in mind, May 23 is a day in which the Washington Nationals...

This Day in Sports History: May 17

By Aaron Tallent, 2 weeks 5 days ago
The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.   With that in mind, May 17 is a day in which David Wells pitched a...

This Day in Sports History: May 16

By Aaron Tallent, 2 weeks 6 days ago
The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.   With that in mind, May 16 is a day in which Magic Johnson gave one of...

This Day in Sports History: May 12

By Aaron Tallent, 3 weeks 3 days ago
The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.   With that in mind, May 12 is a day in which an MLB pitcher set a record...

How to Listen to the World Series on Radio or by Streaming

By Athlon Sports, 7 months 2 weeks ago
The 2019 World Series — featuring the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros — is here. And what better way to enjoy this seven-game series than to listen to it on the radio, whether it's traditional terrestrial radio via ESPN Radio, satellite radio via SiriusXM, or streaming on your mobile devices.   ESPN Radio will once again provide live national coverage of all...

MLB 2019: 25 Best Baseball Players 25 and Under

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 1 year 2 months ago
In many ways, 2018 was the Year of the 25-year-old in Major League Baseball. Mookie Betts led the Boston Red Sox to a World Series title while also running away with the American League Most Valuable Player Award. Tampa Bay Rays lefty Blake Snell posted an incredible 1.89 ERA across 31 starts on his way to AL Cy Young Award honors. Cubs infielder Javier Baez emerged as an all-around star and...

Bryce Harper Gives Harper's Heroes a Day at the Ballpark

By Athlon Sports, 2 years 6 months ago
Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper partnered with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) through Harper’s Heroes, a program that allows kids battling blood cancers to have a once-in-a-lifetime experience by sharing a day at the ballpark with the 2015 National League MVP.   “There’s nothing better than bringing in a group of kids and their families,” Harper...

Who Should Win the 2017 MLB All-Star Game Final Vote for the National League?

By Juan Jose Rodriguez, 2 years 11 months ago
On Sunday, MLB announced the American League and National League rosters for the 2017 All-Star Game, the 88th edition of the Midsummer Classic. The game, set for Tuesday, July 11 at Marlins Park in Miami, will be packed with the brightest stars in the game on one stage. In a sizable switch from previous years, this year’s game will not determine home-field advantage in the World...

5 National League Storylines to Watch During Spring Training

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 3 years 2 months ago
Baseball is back. All 30 MLB teams are fully entrenched in spring training in Florida and Arizona, and members of every organization are representing their home countries in the World Baseball Classic all over the globe. With only a few weeks left until Opening Day, the 2017 season is beginning to take shape. As we count down the days, we take a look at five National League storylines to watch...

Washington Nationals: 2017 Preview, Predictions & Schedule

By Athlon Sports, 3 years 3 months ago
Were the 95-win Washington Nationals of 2016 victims of the cruel, crapshoot mentality of October, or were they just flawed enough to lose in the NLDS to Los Angeles? That question hung over their offseason, and it hangs over them again as 2017 arrives. Their relative lack of free-agent activity suggests they believe the former, but their failed pursuit of ace lefty Chris Sale, and the...