This is the March 27, 2013 news archive. View today's Nationals rumors and news.
NL East Preview: The Nationals and the Braves are battling for first, can the Phillies keep up?Updated Mar 27 Share Tweet
With opening day mere days away, the Big League Stew crew is here to get you up to speed on the baseball season ahead. David Brown and Mike Oz will examine some of the big questions in each division, point out a few critical players and predict the fina…
Share TweetFacing a Nationals club that did not feature a player on Washington's 40-man roster, the Cardinals cruised to a 10-1 win on Wednesday in what was Jaime Garcia's final tuneup before he makes his season debut against the D-backs next week.Source: MLB.com
Harper rests thumb, expects to return soonUpdated Mar 27 Share TweetBryce Harper got the day off Wednesday to rest his sore left thumb, but he hopes to play in the Nationals' exhibition game Friday in Washington, if not sooner.Source: MLB.com
NL East previews: NatsUpdated Mar 27 Share TweetFor more of SI.com's 2013 Major League Baseball season preview coverage, click here.Source: CNNSI.com
Ryan Zimmerman’s crazy throwUpdated Mar 27 Share TweetAdam Kilgore wrote a great story on Ryan Zimmerman’s arm, and while the Nationals third baseman has expressed confidence in his throw, Kilgore talked to a rival scout who didn’t sound so impressed. From the story: “He looks the … Continue readingSource: washingtonpost.com
Jerry West says he thought Miami Heat would break Los Angeles Lakers' win …Mar 28Hall of Famer Jerry West told ESPN.com on Wednesday night that he had started to believe the Heat, at the very least, would match the Lakers' all-time record of 33 wins in a row.
Greatest win streak in NBA history - 1971-72 LA LakersMar 27Members of the 1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers remember their league-record 33-game winning streak
Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 3.0Mar 27After a painfully slow start in comparison to recent years, the plot in this year's quarterback draft class is about to thicken. Matt Barkley's much-anticipated pro day workout at USC is Wednesday, and if he puts sufficient arm strength on display, he s…