SARASOTA, Fla. -- It would be disconcerting for Edwin Jackson had it not happened before. But it has, so the veteran right-hander isn't overly worried about his wretched performance today ...
VIERA, Fla. -- The Nationals could have handed the ball on Opening Day to any one of their top four starters, and few would have raised an eyebrow. Gio Gonzalez is a 16-game winner and All-Star.
If you're like me, you've spent the last few days pondering over not only spring training box scores but also NCAA Tournament bracket projections.
Fresh off an, um ... what do you call it when a team wins one game and ties the other? It's not a sweep. It's not a split. How about a spleep?