Bryce Harper


After meeting for hours behind closed doors in the clubhouse at Nationals Park on Monday, the Nats announced their punishment for Sunday's ugly incident that involved closer Jonathan Papelbon atta


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Entering the season, the Washington Nationals were considered the favorite by many to win the NL East and make a deep run in the playoffs.


Mike Trout turned 24 on Friday, an occasion marked by another round of discussion about how he'll measure up alongside the game's all-time greats if he keeps up his current pace.


Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper is one of the most polarizing players in baseball today.

His style of play rubs some opponents and fans the wrong way.