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Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper. (Getty Images)

Watch: This Is Why You Shouldn’t Try To Break A Baseball Bat In Frustration

Don’t try this at home, kids.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2014

Justin Ruggiano #20 of the Chicago Cubs gets his third hit of game in the ninth inning during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals on July 4, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  The Cubs won 7-2.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Ruggiano Homers, Cubs Cool Off Nationals 7-2

Justin Ruggiano homered for the second straight game for the Chicago Cubs, who used another solid outing from Jason Hammel to beat the Washington Nationals 7-2 on Friday.

07/04/2014

Nationals right-hander Tanner Roark. (Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: Nationals’ Roark Living Out His Dream

A Wilmington native, Tanner Roark took the long road to the majors.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - SEPTEMBER 01: Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim singles in the top of the sixth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 01, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Outfield

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players in the outfield for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/07/2014

ESPN's Chris Berman. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Wisch: Three Ways To Fix The All-Star Home Run Derby

Much like the NBA’s Slam Dunk Contest, we’ve already seen the best that the MLB Home Run Derby has to offer. The event is both tired and, at three hours long, tiring. As a result, it’s in desperate need of some juice.

670 The Score–07/16/2013

Bryce Harper. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

MLB Players Spooked By Ghosts At Milwaukee Hotel

It’s easy to imagine that Major League Baseball players who spending nearly six months traveling from hotel to hotel will see some strange things along the way.

670 The Score–06/04/2013

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TTYM: D-Wade Crashes A Prom, Harper Crashes Into A Wall, And Manny Crashes Taiwan!

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. It’s all about crashing in this week’s That Thing You Missed.  Jake “The Snake” Roberts crashes and burns while singing at a Braves game, Bryce Harper crashes into the wall, Manny […]

05/19/2013

Bryce Harper watches his home run on Opening Day.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Bryce Harper Unhappy Nationals Sold His Opening Day Jersey

Bryce Harper’s first-ever Opening Day was a special one.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2013

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals celebrates after hitting a solo home run during the fourth inning. (Credit: Rob Carr, Getty)

White Sox Beat By Nationals 5-2

Bryce Harper homered, Ian Desmond had three extra-base hits, Danny Espinosa provided his first two RBIs of the season, and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 Wednesday night.

04/10/2013

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Nationals’ Bryce Harper Has Responded Well To Hype

The future will only get brighter for Bryce Harper, who has a good chance to develop into a perennial All-Star and MVP candidate.

03/18/2013

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Angels’ Mike Trout Best All-Around Player In Majors

Simply put, Mike Trout was the best player in the game in 2012.

03/11/2013

Bryce Harper. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Bryce Harper’s Message To Kids: ‘Be As Sexy As You Can’

It’s safe to say Bryce Harper has made a splash during his first season with the Nationals.

670 The Score–08/17/2012

Bryce Harper. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Bryce Harper To Canadian Reporter: ‘That’s A Clown Question, Bro’

​Lesson learned: Don’t ask Bryce Harper about having a celebratory beer after a game.

670 The Score–06/13/2012

Bryce Harper. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals GM Calls Hamels’ Hit On Harper ‘Gutless, Classless’ Act

With two outs in the first inning of yesterday’s Nationals-Phillies game, Philadelphia pitcher Cole Hamels plunked rookie Bryce Harper in the back with a 93-mph fastball.

670 The Score–05/07/2012

Top pick Bryce Harper agrees with Nationals at deadline

WASHINGTON — Bryce Harper. Stephen Strasburg. Negotiating with super-agent Scott Boras right up until the last possible second to get a deal done. The Washington Nationals are getting the hang of this whole sign-the-top-pick routine, […]

08/17/2010

Nationals and top overall pick Harper go to deadline without deal

WASHINGTON — The Washington Nationals and No. 1 overall draft pick Bryce Harper faced a deadline to get a deal done Monday. Major League Baseball clubs had until midnight as Monday turned to Tuesday to […]

08/16/2010