TCU outfielder Elijah Nunez was selected in the 14th round by Washington Nationals with the No. 405 overall selection in 2023 MLB Draft. Nunez hit .289 with a .400 on-base percentage, three home runs, 17 doubles and 20 stolen bases in 63 games this season.
Josiah Gray tossed a scoreless frame in his All-Star Game debut last night. “I was shocked,” Josiah Gray, 25, told reporters, as quoted by MASN writer Bobby Blanco, of learning he was named the Washington Nationals’ lone representative for the 2023 MLB All-Star Game in Seattle.
Notes and quotes from Day 2 and Rounds 1-2 of the 2023 MLB Draft... “There’s never a blueprint for when a player gets to the big leagues,” General Manager Mike Rizzo explained, after Washington’s Nationals selected the consensus top hitter in the 2023 Draft No.
This year’s trade deadline seems like it has the potential to be unique, with very few clear sellers. The expanded playoffs and weak Central divisions mean that there are only five teams that are more than eight games out of a playoff spot at the All-Star break.
Alabama had a whirlwind of a 2023 season, seeing their head coach get fired in the middle of SEC play. Thankfully, the ship was kept afloat and even thrived, with the Crimson Tide making a Super Regional under interim Jason Jackson.
Miami Hurricanes first baseman CJ Kayfus has been selected in the 2023 MLB Draft by the Cleveland Guardians with the No. 93 overall pick. In 2022, CJ Kayfus was an All-ACC Second-Team selection and was considered the team’s MVP.
Some of the best high school baseball talent comes out of the state of Texas, with the Nationals taking advantage. Washington took Round Rock High School right-handed pitcher Travis Sykora with the No.
After the Pittsburgh Pirates took LSU ace Paul Skenes with the first overall pick, the Washington Nationals made the obvious choice by selecting Skenes’ teammate LSU slugger Dylan Crews second overall in the 2023 MLB Amateur Draft.
The Washington Nationals have selected LSU outfielder Dylan Crews with the No. 2 pick in the Major League Baseball Draft. Crews helped the Tigers to the National Championship this year, where they defeated Florida.
Notes and quotes from the Nationals’ win over the Rangers on Saturday... In four starts back following a skipped turn in Washington’s rotation during which he and the Nationals’ pitching coach Jim Hickey worked to straighten a few things out with his mechanics Jake Irvin has shown marked improvement.
There were theatrics during Wednesday’s game between the Washington Nationals and Cincinnati Reds. The series of events started with the Nats asking to check the bat of the Reds’ sensational rookie Elly De La Cruz.