Heading into play on Sunday, Michael A. Taylor had put up a .315/.351/.543 line in 24 games since taking over in center field for Adam Eaton. With three hits and two home runs in the first two games of the Nationals three-game set with the San Diego Padres, Michael A. Taylor improved to 29 for 92 (.315/.351/.543) with five doubles, two triples, four homers, five walks and 32 Ks in 24 games since he took over in center for Washington following Adam Eatons season-ending knee injury late last month. Taylor has hits in 19 of those 24 games, and he hit home runs in back-to-back games this weekend for the first time since 2015.
John Harbaugh stressed to his players the importance of Memorial Day. Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports John Harbaugh has strong feelings about Memorial Day. He sent his Baltimore Ravens players home to celebrate the national holiday with their friends and families. “I told the guys go home and enjoy your families,” Harbaugh said, via Jamison Hensley of ESPN. “It may be the most important holiday of the year. Do we all enjoy getting in a car and driving where we want, doing what we want? Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” The head coach has a strong sense of patriotism and has strongly supported the military in the past. He was part of a “NFL-USO coaches’ tour of the Middle East in 2009