Murphy went hitless in six at-bats for gold medal-winning Team USA. Only Alex Bregman and Josh Harrison got fewer at-bats on the American squad.
Fortune Magazine published its annual ranking of world leaders Thursday morning, and an interesting name stood atop the list.
Marcus Stroman tossed six hitless innings, Ian Kinsler slugged a two-run homer and the United States routed Puerto Rico 8-0 on Wednesday night to win its first World Baseball Classic in four tries.
Green, the tough-talking, no-nonsense skipper who in 1980 guided the Philadelphia Phillies to their first World Series championship, died Wednesday. He was 82.
Saying his finger finally feels normal, Nationals ace Max Scherzer proclaimed himself healed following his first Grapefruit League start of the spring, a 6-1 Washington loss to St. Louis.
The United States will play Puerto Rico on Wednesday night to decide the champion.
An opera about Negro Leagues baseball star Josh Gibson, whose power hitting rivaled Babe Ruth’s, will have its world premiere in Pittsburgh in April.
Bonds, who spent a one-season stint as Miami’s hitting coach last year before being fired, will serve as a special adviser to CEO Larry Baer.
The Washington Nationals pitcher will start for the United States against Japan in the semifinals at Dodger Stadium on Tuesday night. The Americans are trying to reach the championship game for the first time in four editions of the WBC.
NL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer probably will miss the Washington Nationals’ opener against Miami on April 3 because of a stress fracture in his right ring finger.
Once expected to be the team’s starting catcher, Norris became expendable after the Nationals signed Matt Wieters.
Max Scherzer, Ryan Zimmerman, Ricky Jean Francois and Marcin Gortat weigh-in on their relationship with those that cover them.