Trea Turner led the National League in stolen bases last season, and Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez wants him to run even more. Turner was successful on 43 of 52 attempts last year. Turner got his third steal of the spring during Saturday’s 4-4 tie against St. Louis.
Posted: March 23, 2019, 9:52 pm
The Baltimore Orioles claimed Nationals catcher Pedro Severino on outright waivers Saturday, ending Severino’s time in Washington. Once viewed as a high-end defender who could be a future starter in the big leagues, Severino rapidly fell down the organization’s depth chart after foundering last season when provided an extended, if unexpected, chance to play. Severino, 25, produced a .
Posted: March 23, 2019, 6:49 pm