World Series 2019
Stephen Strasburg Says Claim That He Snubbed Trump is 'Fake News'
In his first tweet in almost 18 months, Strasburg retweeted a video that shows him speaking at the White House and then walking past Trump, who had a hand extended to shake that of Strasburg's.
'Kurt Suzuki' Trends After Trump Hugs MAGA Hat-Wearing Baseball Player
Suzuki's name began trending in the United States on Monday afternoon after a video of President Donald Trump giving the Washington Nationals catcher a hug from behind that some called "awkward" was shared on social media.
Trump to Host (Some) Washington Nationals at the White House
It's the capital's first World Series title in nearly a century—a fact not lost on Trump, who didn't cancel the meet and greet despite potential dropouts from players, plus boos from fans at Nationals Park last week.
Astros Fan Mattress Mack Lost Millions on World Series Bets
"I would do this again tomorrow – and I probably will," Mack McIngvale told said. "It's fun to be part of the greatest story in gambling history."
The Washington Nationals Defied All Odds to Win the 2019 World Series
According to MLB Stats, the Nationals had less than a 0.1 percent chance to win the World Series on May 28.
World Series: All Records the Nationals Broke to Win Historic First Title
The Nationals defeated the Astros in Game 7 in Houston to become the first team in World Series history to win four games on the road.
Washington Nationals Win Bizarre, Wacky, Improbable 2019 World Series
The road team won every game in the 2019 World Series, and Washington won its first world title since 1924. But that's not all.
Home Run Celebrations Spark Controversy Across Social Media
Bregman and Washington Nationals outfielder Juan Soto were both the subject of discussion after Soto copied Bregman's move.
World Series: Five Things That Could Decide Game 7
The Nationals have Max Scherzer back available for Game 7—and could Houston turn to Gerrit Cole after Zack Greinke?
Pro Sports Sees Rarity in Washington Nationals' 7-2 Win Over Houston Astros
Despite the long and illustrious history of Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association or the National Hockey League—each with a best-of-7 finals—none have ever gone to a Game 7 with the road teams doing this.
'Mattress Mack' Continues to Wager More Money on the Houston Astros
Houston Astros super-fan Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale has already profited, despite wagering over $10 million on the Astros to win the 2019 World Series.
Can Nationals Make History and Win Four Road Games in the World Series?
No team in the history of the World Series has ever won the title by winning all four games on the road.
2019 World Series has Been Filled with Superstitions
As Game 6 approaches, the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals have some superstitions that have become part of the game.
World Series: Why the 2019 Fall Classic Has Already Made History
For only the second time since 1996 and for only the fifth in the history of the World Series both teams have won their first two road games.
Astros Defeat Nationals, 4-1, in 2019 World Series Game 3
The Astros look to even the series as the teams square off again Saturday in Game 4 of the 2019 World Series.
World Series: Why the Astros Have to Make History to Come Back from 0-2
The last 10 teams to have taken a 2-0 lead in the World Series have gone on to win the Fall Classic and six of them have swept the series.
World Series Ticket Scams Rock Washington D.C., Police Say
Police have warned of an increasing number of ticket scams centered on World Series games between the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros, and recommend consumers exercise particular caution when buying tickets online or over the phone.
2019 World Series: Nationals Crush Astros, 12-3, Take Commanding Lead
As a road team, the Nationals scored 17 runs in the first two games, the most by any road team since the New York Yankees scored 20 against the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1960.
Five Things We Learned from World Series Game 1
Juan Soto could be a hard matchup for the Astros, but the Nationals have concerns over their bullpen—and will starting pitchers fire in Game 2?
Why Nationals Vs. Astros Could Be the Greatest Pitching Matchup in History
In Gerrit Cole, Justin Verlander and Zack Greinke the Astros have arguably the most dominant pitchers in the MLB, but the Nationals have plenty of firepower in Stephen Strasburg, Max Scherzer and Patrick Corbin.
World Series: Alex Bregman and Anthony Rendon Main Favorites for MVP Award
Alex Bregman and Anthony Rendon have both enjoyed career-best seasons and are crucial to their team's chances of success going into the Fall Classic.
World Series: Latest Betting Lines and Predictions for Astros vs. Nationals
The Houston Astros enter the World Series as the biggest favorites in 12 years, with bookmakers expecting them to win in six games.
Houston Astros vs. Washington Nationals: World Series Dates, Schedule
Game 1 of the 2019 World Series gets underway on Tuesday night in Houston, as the Astros look for a second title in three years.
Houston Astros' Jose Altuve Blasts Walk-Off Home Run to Beat Yankees
The Houston Astros won Game 6 of the American League Championship Series, 6-4, with a walk-off home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth from Jose Altuve.
Astros vs. Yankees: Will Game 4 Go Ahead on Wednesday Night?
Game 4 is scheduled for Wednesday night at 8 p.m. ET but heavy rain is forecast from early afternoon and a postponement appears inevitable.
World Series: Betting Lines and Latest Odds as Nats Reach Fall Classic
The Washington Nationals will make their first ever appearance at the World Series but the Houston Astros remain slight favorites.
Washington Nationals Advance to World Series, City's First in 86 Years
It's been easier for Washington to get a man on the moon than to get its Major League Baseball team back in the World Series. But the Nationals are back for the nation's capital.
Why this Red Sox Fan Is (Almost) Rooting for the New York Yankees
The Boston-New York rivalry is dead anyway, plus I'm just happy I don't have to watch Oakland and Tampa Bay.
Baseball Won't Solve America's Problems But It Reminds Us Who We Really Are
What I've always loved most about baseball is the quiet, sacred American ritual of it.
Revenge of the Nerds! Analytics Changed Baseball More than Any Other Sport
The Yankees have about as many number crunchers as they have players on their active roster in this World Series.