Before the Nationals were eliminated from playoff contention on Sept. 23 of last season, they nearly completed an incredible comeback to secure a wild card spot. From Aug. 9 to Sept.
We're still about six weeks out from pitchers and catchers reporting to spring training, but with 2014 officially upon us it's not too early to start thinking about baseball.
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BOSTON (AP) -- Mike Napoli is returning to the Boston Red Sox.
Some Major League Baseball franchises are more fortunate than others, that's just the way it is. That's life.