• Matt Harvey pitches six solid innings vs. Atlanta, touches 97 MPH
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    Matt Harvey pitches six solid innings vs. Atlanta, touches 97 MPH

    RHP Jacob deGrom is hoping to pitch 200 innings and make 35 starts this season, he said to reporters on Saturday after making a start against Mets minor leaguers. "It's not easy to go out there and throw 200 innings -- I don't think anybody here has, not including playoffs," deGrom said. "So that's kind of the next thing for us, to get out there and make the 35 starts and get to that 200 mark."  DeGrom's heaviest workload was in 2015, when he pitched 191 innings in the regular season before pitching 25 more innings during the postseason. He pitched 148 innings in 2016, posting a 3.04 ERA in 24 starts before his season was cut short due to ulnar nerve surgery. So far this spring, deGrom has a

  • Washington Nationals “leaning” towards Koda Glover as closer?
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    Washington Nationals “leaning” towards Koda Glover as closer?

    Will the Nationals turn to the least experienced option they have as their closer? Jon Heyman reported the Nats are leaning towards Koda Glover. According to a report by FanRags Jon Heyman last night, the Washington Nationals are leaning towards naming Koda Glover their closer after a winter spent pursuing a late-inning arm and a Spring-long battle to decide which pitcher from among their in-house options will handle the ninth.

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    Baltimore's Adam Jones is back from Team USA

    Adam Jones provided perhaps the best highlight of the World Baseball Classic, when he took a home run away from Manny Machado with a spectacular catch in center field. Now Jones and Machado are just teammates again. "Pretty cool catch, pretty great moment," Jones said.