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  • Royals bring up Coleman, designate Maxwell

    The Royals selected the contract of right-hander Casey Coleman from Triple-A Omaha and designated outfielder Justin Maxwell for assignment before Friday night's game against Baltimore.


  • Royals reach deal with Maxwell, avoid arbitration

    Outfielder Justin Maxwell and the Kansas City Royals agreed to a one-year contract worth $1,325,000, leaving closer Greg Holland and reliever Aaron Crow as their only unsigned players in arbitration.


  • Washington Nationals relief pitcher Tanner Roark (59) during a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, Aug. 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

    Tanner Roark shines as Nationals rally for wild win

    The rookie reliever shut down the Kansas City Royals over the critical middle innings Friday night, emboldening his team after it rallied from a six-run hole. Jayson Werth's two-run homer and a terrific catch by Bryce Harper helped sew up Washington's 11-10 victory.


  • ASSOCIATED PRESS Washington Nationals' Justin Maxwell hits a grand slam in the second inning of a Major League Baseball game against the Atlanta Braves in Atlanta on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010.

    Nats send Maxwell to Yankees for Olbrychowski

    The Yankees have acquired outfielder Justin Maxwell from the Washington Nationals for minor league right-hander Adam Olbrychowski.


  • ASSOCIATED PRESS Washington Nationals' Justin Maxwell hits a grand slam in the second inning of a Major League Baseball game against the Atlanta Braves in Atlanta on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010.

    Maxwell's grand slam leads Nats to series win in Atlanta

    Light-hitting Justin Maxwell's grand slam off rookie Mike Minor in the second inning powered the last-place Washington Nationals over Atlanta 4-2 Wednesday and sent the Braves to only their second home series loss this season.


  • ASSOCIATED PRESS Los Angeles Dodgers' Jamey Carroll, left, scores on teammate Reed Johnson's single as Washington Nationals catcher Wil Nieves, right, applies a late tag during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Sunday, Aug. 8, 2010.

    Miscues help Dodgers take series from Nats

    Ted Lilly overcame a rough start to win his second straight outing with Los Angeles, and the Dodgers capitalized on two Washington errors during a four-run first in an 8-3 victory over the Nationals on Sunday.


  • Joseph Silverman / The Washington Times
Outfielder Justin Maxwell was widely assumed to be on the fast track to a starting job.

    Nationals recall Maxwell from Syracuse

    Outfielder Justin Maxwell has been recalled from Triple-A Syracuse by the Washington Nationals, who also have moved right-hander Tyler Walker to the 60-day disabled list.


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