No blockbuster impact here

Detroit’s chance at winning 2014 World Series increased slightly by adding David Price, but the impact is minimal.

Citi Open’s top seed bounced

Fifth-ranked Tomas Berdych is upset by Canada’s Vasek Pospisil in straight sets.

Camp’s choice flavor: Vanilla

COLUMN | After previous regime’s soap opera, a drama-free training camp is just what Coach Jay Gruden and Redskins need this summer.

USA Basketball player Derrick Rose (41) is interviewed at the end of an USA Basketball training camp practice at Mendenhall Center in Las Vegas Monday, July 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, Erik Verduzco)LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT; LAS VEGAS SUN OUT

Rose rebounds from ‘dark side’

The darkest time in Derrick Rose’s nearly two-year absence from basketball was when he was playing. But with Team USA, the joy has returned.

MLB reviewing controversial call that made Marlins manager Mike Redmond have epic meltdown

MLB reviewing controversial call that made Marlins manager Mike Redmond have epic meltdown

A call was reversed after instant replay review. Now, the review will be reviewed.

Redskins-Patriots preseason practice tees join the list of Redskins commemorative shirts

Redskins-Patriots preseason practice tees join the list of Redskins commemorative shirts

You could build an entire wardrobe from Redskins commemorative t-shirts.

Former George Washington standout Shawnta Rogers’ son is a 5-foot-nothing high school star

Former George Washington standout Shawnta Rogers’ son is a 5-foot-nothing high school star

Darnell Rogers averaged more than 25 points per game as a sophomore last season.

NBA Summer League performances that matter

NBA Summer League performances that matter

Don’t read much into Summer League stats, but the performances of various players can tell us something

Post Fantasy Football Mock Draft Breakdown: Top takeaways

Post Fantasy Football Mock Draft Breakdown: Top takeaways

Positional value, bye-week trouble among notable lessons from Washington Post’s fantasy mock.

Team McMillan Mock Draft breakdown

Team McMillan Mock Draft breakdown

Analyzing Keith McMillan’s results from the Washington Post Mock Draft.

Team Greenberg Mock Draft breakdown

Team Greenberg Mock Draft breakdown

Analyzing Neil Greenberg’s results from the Washington Post Mock Draft.

Team Johnson Mock Draft breakdown

Team Johnson Mock Draft breakdown

Analyzing Thomas Johnson’s results from the Washington Post Mock Draft.

Team Bieler Mock Draft breakdown

Team Bieler Mock Draft breakdown

Analyzing Des Bieler’s results from the Washington Post Mock Draft.

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He can serve, but can he protect?

He can serve, but can he protect?

Chris Thompson offers Redskins a change of pace as a third-down back, but can he pick up a blitz?

Here is when you should draft a tight end in fantasy football

Here is when you should draft a tight end in fantasy football

If you don’t want to take Jimmy Graham, Rob Gronkowski or Julius Thomas, wait until at least the fifth round.

Team Hume Mock Draft breakdown

Team Hume Mock Draft breakdown

Analyzing Mike Hume’s results from the Washington Post Mock Draft.

Orioles top prospect Dylan Bundy re-learns how to pitch after Tommy John surgery

Orioles top prospect Dylan Bundy re-learns how to pitch after Tommy John surgery

The one-time phenom is working on his craft in Frederick. He’s also shooting at mice with his crossbow.

Team Rennie Mock Draft breakdown

Team Rennie Mock Draft breakdown

Analyzing Matt Rennie’s results from the Washington Post Mock Draft.

Sharknado hits Nationals Park, destroys Teddy

Sharknado hits Nationals Park, destroys Teddy

Where’s Ian Ziering when you need him?

Team Soong Mock Draft breakdown

Team Soong Mock Draft breakdown

Analyzing Kelyn Soong’s results from the Washington Post Mock Draft.

Kristi Toliver's career takes a strange twist

Kristi Toliver's career takes a strange twist

The U.S. women’s basketball player becomes a Slovak citizen to stretch her earning power — in Russia.

Reebok jumps on paleo bandwagon with its own brand of bacon

Reebok jumps on paleo bandwagon with its own brand of bacon

The athletic wear company debuted the product at last month’s CrossFit Games.

FSU is No. 1, Alabama is No. 2 in USA Today’s preseason coaches poll

FSU is No. 1, Alabama is No. 2 in USA Today’s preseason coaches poll

FSU, Alabama and Oklahoma lead the way. Auburn came in fifth.

Team Wang Mock Draft breakdown

Team Wang Mock Draft breakdown

Analyzing Gene Wang’s results from the Washington Post Mock Draft.

Team Bonesteel Mock Draft breakdown

Team Bonesteel Mock Draft breakdown

Analyzing Matt Bonesteel’s results from the Washington Post Mock Draft.

Team Allen Mock Draft breakdown

Team Allen Mock Draft breakdown

Analyzing Scott Allen’s results from the Washington Post Mock Draft.

No blockbuster impact here

No blockbuster impact here

Detroit’s chance at winning 2014 World Series increased slightly by adding David Price, but the impact is minimal.

McAuliffe’s opinion about nickname hinges on economics

McAuliffe’s opinion about nickname hinges on economics

Virginia governor says during a visit to training camp that as long as the team prospers, he’s fine with ‘Redskins’.

Clint Didier releases statement on Hillary Clinton, the Redskins name and Benghazi

Clint Didier releases statement on Hillary Clinton, the Redskins name and Benghazi

Former Redskins tight end fires back at Hillary Clinton, then says he has alfalfa to bale.

Senators to NFL and Ravens: Punish Ray Rice more

Senators to NFL and Ravens: Punish Ray Rice more

Three senators penned the missive, which calls for more standardized procedures when dealing with domestic violence in the league.

Ranking top 20 fantasy football kickers

Ranking top 20 fantasy football kickers

When picking kickers, point-scoring opportunity is pivotal. And Broncos will be best bet.

Ranking top 20 fantasy football defenses

Ranking top 20 fantasy football defenses

Seahawks lead the way, but bet on Broncos to be much improved.

Kicking battle will come down to ‘very last minute’

Kicking battle will come down to ‘very last minute’

Kai Forbath and Zach Hocker have had a handful of kicking duels in the first week of training camp, but coach Jay Gruden said he still doesn’t know if he’ll go with one over the other, or find a way to keep both when it comes down to finalizing the 53-man roster.

How the Nats turned a minor
2011 trade for Walters into Cabrera

How the Nats turned a minor <br>2011 trade for Walters into Cabrera

Three years later, that minor leaguer the Nationals acquired was used to pry Asdrubal Cabrera away from the Indians.

Gruden: Talent, not schematics ranked among defensive weaknesses

Gruden: Talent, not schematics ranked among defensive weaknesses

As he evaluated the play of the Washington Redskins’ defense during the 2013 season, incoming coach Jay Gruden saw a lot of deficiencies and shortcomings.

Get caught up on all of MLB’s trade-deadline madness

Get caught up on all of MLB’s trade-deadline madness

Who went where, with video commentary on why.

Pujols’ RBI sinks Orioles in extras

Pujols’ RBI sinks Orioles in extras

Baltimore reliever Ryan Webb gave up the game-winning single to Los Angeles’ Albert Pujols in the 13th.

Gonzalez shelled, Nationals pounded

Gonzalez shelled, Nationals pounded

Visiting Philadelphia pounces on starter Gio Gonzalez as miscues and mental errors pile up in Washington’s blowout loss.

Landon Donovan performs puppet show for sick kids

Landon Donovan performs puppet show for sick kids

The soccer star shared a nice moment at L.A.’s Children’s Hospital

Citi Open’s top seed bounced

Citi Open’s top seed bounced

Fifth-ranked Tomas Berdych is upset by Canada’s Vasek Pospisil in straight sets.

Kuznetsova does things her way

Kuznetsova does things her way

Two-time Grand Slam champ treats tennis differently than many stars, and it works for her.

Ravens’ Pierce prepares for early-season opportunity

Ravens’ Pierce prepares for early-season opportunity

The third-year pro is likely to take over as Baltimore’s starting running back while Ray Rice serves his two-game suspension to begin the regular season.

The Spurs win everything, including NBA Mascot of the Year

The Spurs win everything, including NBA Mascot of the Year

Spurs Coyote stacks another accolade onto San Antonio’s ever-increasing pile.

Price trade causes Twitter shots to be fired between Tampa and Detroit TV stations

Price trade causes Twitter shots to be fired between Tampa and Detroit TV stations

We learned that one city has better beaches and one has better baseball attendance. Can you guess which is which?

Marshawn Lynch ends holdout, reports to Seahawks

Marshawn Lynch ends holdout, reports to Seahawks

Beast Mode wanted a new contract, but he’ll settle for not getting fined anymore.

Aged to perfection

Aged to perfection

CITI OPEN | The Dominican Republic's Victor Estrella Burgos is peaking at an age — he turns 34 on Saturday — when most tennis players are retired.

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Camp’s choice flavor: Vanilla

Camp’s choice flavor: Vanilla

COLUMN | After previous regime’s soap opera, a drama-free training camp is just what Coach Jay Gruden and Redskins need this summer.

Johnson takes leave of absence from golf

Johnson takes leave of absence from golf

Dustin Johnson is taking a break to seek help for what he said were “personal challenges.”

Wilson Ramos wonders where his power has gone

Wilson Ramos wonders where his power has gone

On the season, he has only three home runs and eight doubles over 46 games.

Another decent start for Woods at Firestone

Another decent start for Woods at Firestone

Tiger Woods showed signs of a positive recovery Thursday at the Bridgestone Invitational.

Johnny Manziel says it’s the Browns’ playbook standing between him and the starting lineup

Johnny Manziel says it’s the Browns’ playbook standing between him and the starting lineup

Meanwhile, last year’s starter Brian Hoyer has nothing but good things to say about Johnny Football.

Discuss here: Nats-Phillies

Discuss here: Nats-Phillies

Gio Gonzalez vs. Cliff Lee.

Dustin Johnson takes a break from golf ‘to seek professional help for personal challenges’

Dustin Johnson takes a break from golf ‘to seek professional help for personal challenges’

The eight-time PGA Tour winner did not sight a specific reason, but social media has its theories.