GAME IN A NUTSHELL: The Dodgers had Clayton Kershaw on the mound making his first start in more than a month.
The Philadelphia Phillies are adding two recently retired big leaguers - and two members of their 2008 World Series champion club - to their broadcast booth.
In signing Masahiro Tanaka, the New York Yankees are investing in what they hope is the perfect complement to C.C. Sabathia at the top of their rotation.
Once darlings of the baseball world, the Nationals may have fallen out of favor with the national media.