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Washington Nationals left-hander Gio Gonzalez disclosed he already is pitching through a minor injury, related to off-the-field, interspecies roughhousing. After posting two strikeouts and a walk over two scoreless innings in his spring debut Monday nig…Share Tweet
Shoulder better, Miller to face Nats on SaturdayShelby Miller faced hitters on Monday with no ill effects. As a result, he's schedule to make his 2013 Grapefruit League game debut on Saturday against the Nationals at Roger Dean Stadium.Share Tweet
Braves believe they can dethrone Nats in NL EastFor the first time since Bobby Valentine was managing the Mets more than a decade ago, the Braves might once again have a true division rival in the Nationals, a team that is also looking toward the future with great expectations.Share Tweet
Sliding remains last hurdle for recovering RamosNationals catcher Wilson Ramos has just one thing left on his to-do list before the Nationals feel he's adequately prepared for Spring Training action: sliding.Share Tweet
Nationals aware of threat Braves poseTuesday was set to be the Nationals' first look at the Braves, who beefed up their lineup over the offseason and figure to be Washington's chief competition in the National League East.Share Tweet
Workload the big variable in return from elbow surgeryThe Nationals don't plan on harnessing Stephen Strasburg again this season, but there are a host of pitchers who could encounter an innings cap during their returns from Tommy John elbow surgery.Share Tweet
2013 NFL combine -- Plenty learned at event done rightFeb 26We learned plenty at this year's combine, as usual, so the NFL shouldn't change a thing, writes John Clayton.
Sources: Holmgren, Raiders talk front office jobFeb 26The Oakland Raiders have been talking to former Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren about a leadership position within the organization, according to two sources.
Peter King: More on Tom Brady's amazing deal; mailFeb 26Picking up the pieces from the surprising three-year, $27 million Tom Brady contract extension:
Adande/Gutierrez: Who's the NBA's most clutch player?Feb 26Which player gets the ball in crunch time? J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez decide.