Span, Escobar out of tonight’s Nationals lineup

Both players left Monday’s game with injuries. Espinosa and Taylor are starting.

RGIII vs. his peers, the scenario game and more

REDSKINS MAILBAG | Questions abound as the countdown to training camp continues, and we’re now just 22 days away from report day.

When should Scherzer pitch?

POLL | If Max Scherzer starts Sunday against the O’s, he’s ineligible to pitch in Tuesday’s All-Star Game.

Serena Williams comes back to earn Wimbledon semifinal berth

Williams defeats 23rd-seeded Victoria Azarenka after losing the first set. Maria Sharapova is up next.

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Seeking 21st major championship, Serena Williams has never been better

Seeking 21st major championship, Serena Williams has never been better

Three-set victory over Victoria Azarenka in Wimbledon quarterfinals is a powerful tour de force.

Georgetown Hoyas sports roundup

Georgetown Hoyas sports roundup

A quick look at some of the Hoyas’ athletic programs. 

Micronesia loses, 46-0, in soccer. In soccer.

Just days before, the tiny island nation lost games, 30-0 and 38-0...

PGA of America moves event from Trump course; future events unclear

PGA of America moves event from Trump course; future events unclear

No word from organization on whether 2017 Senior PGA scheduled for Sterling club will be affected.

Lauren Holiday retires from USWNT at 27

Lauren Holiday retires from USWNT at 27

She scored in the World Cup final, and now gets to walk away as a winner.

Donovan McNabb issues bizarre statement after being arrested again for DUI in Arizona

He also was arrested in December 2013.

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Women’s World Cup victors honored with rally

Women’s World Cup victors honored with rally

A free public celebration was held for the U.S. team at the L.A. Live entertainment complex next to Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles.

Grant Paulsen joins Fox 5 as a Redskins reporter, but he isn’t leaving radio

Grant Paulsen joins Fox 5 as a Redskins reporter, but he isn’t leaving radio

New role satisfies Paulsen’s desire to spend more time in the field.

Aaron White sets out to prove he belongs in the NBA immediately

Aaron White sets out to prove he belongs in the NBA immediately

A second-round pick last month, White could be a fit for the Wizards’ roster, thanks to his versatility.

Russia’s interest in soccer at all-time low ahead of 2018 World Cup

Russia’s interest in soccer at all-time low ahead of 2018 World Cup

Only 8 percent of the country’s population considers themselves devoted soccer fans.

Span, Escobar out of tonight’s Nationals lineup

Span, Escobar out of tonight’s Nationals lineup

Both players left Monday’s game with injuries. Espinosa and Taylor are starting.

Settlement between NHL players, Tennessee latest setback for odd ‘jock taxes’

Settlement between NHL players, Tennessee latest setback for odd ‘jock taxes’

The practice of states and cities singling out athletes as a source of tax revenue suffered another defeat.

Serena Williams comes back to earn Wimbledon semifinal berth

Serena Williams comes back to earn Wimbledon semifinal berth

Williams defeats 23rd-seeded Victoria Azarenka after losing the first set. Maria Sharapova is up next.

Gronk and Big Papi team up again for the song of the summer

This one is somehow worse than their first offering, but not by much.

Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul could miss 6 games after fireworks incident

Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul could miss 6 games after fireworks incident

Team reportedly thinks defensive end “dodged a bullet” but still could require skin grafts.

Nats’ newest Racing President looks like a Sopranos character

Nats’ newest Racing President looks like a Sopranos character

And the Baysox’s Babe Ruth bobblehead looks like President Obama. Kind of.

Post Sports Live: Nationals all-stars named

Post Sports Live debates Bryce Harper’s MVP candidacy and Max Scherzer’s odds of starting the All-Star Game. The panel also discusses the impact of offseason signings and trades of the Wizards and Capitals.

Daily Fantasy Baseball: Start Madison Bumgarner vs. Phillies

Daily Fantasy Baseball: Start Madison Bumgarner vs. Phillies

Hitters are batting an abysmal .234 against Bumgarner.

Robin Ficker didn’t heckle the grizzly bear at the Minnesota Zoo

Ficker watched a bear throw a chest pass like Wes Unseld.

Spurs’ Matt Bonner’s elbow injury? He says it’s the iPhone’s fault

Spurs’ Matt Bonner’s elbow injury? He says it’s the iPhone’s fault

The 35-year-old said the larger screen on his iPhone 6 made led to a dip in his three-point shooting.

MLB is selling team-specific Beats by Dre headphones for $379

That’s a lot of money for headphones with a baseball team’s logo on them.

Clayton Kershaw deserves to be an all-star

Clayton Kershaw deserves to be an all-star

Kershaw leads all qualified NL starters with a 32.4 percent strikeout rate

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Could Oshie be more popular than Ovi?

Could Oshie be more popular than Ovi?

The Capitals acquired right wing T.J. Oshie in a trade with the St. Louis Blues. Could the Sochi Olympics hero and social media standout ever become more popular than fan favorite Alex Ovechkin?

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Are Wizards' signings enough to offset loss of Paul Pierce?

Are Wizards' signings enough to offset loss of Paul Pierce?

Paul Pierce signed with the Los Angeles Clippers instead of returning to the Wizards for another season. Will the offseason signings of Jared Dudley and Gary Neal make up for the absence of "The Truth"?

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Should Max Scherzer start the All-Star Game?

Should Max Scherzer start the All-Star Game?

Post Sports Live discusses the significance an All-Star Game start would have for Max Scherzer and the Nationals franchise.

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Why Bryce Harper is the midseason MVP favorite

Why Bryce Harper is the midseason MVP favorite

Bryce Harper has been playing the best baseball of his short career and is leading a team struggling with injuries. Is there another player who could take the MVP crown at this point in the season?

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Should the Nationals offer Strasburg a long-term deal?

Should the Nationals offer Strasburg a long-term deal?

After placing Stephen Strasburg on the disabled list for the second time this year, should the Nationals be hesitant to offer him a long-term deal?

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Nationals all-stars named, offseason moves for Wizards, Capitals

Nationals all-stars named, offseason moves for Wizards, Capitals

The Washington Post's Scott Allen, Neil Greenberg and Clinton Yates join host Gene Wang to debate Bryce Harper's MVP candidacy and Max Scherzer's odds of starting the All-Star Game. The panel also discusses the impact of offseason signings and trades of the Wizards and Capitals.

Let’s all have a good cry with Laura Bassett

Let’s all have a good cry with Laura Bassett

Get your tissues ready, because the British player’s first interview since the heartbreaking end to England’s Women’s World Cup run is a doozy.

Jayson Werth on progress of his wrist: ‘It’s responding really well’

Jayson Werth on progress of his wrist: ‘It’s responding really well’

Werth has swung a fungo bat this week in his recovery from a fractured wrist.

There will be nothing more creepy than the ad for Cristiano Ronaldo’s ab machine

He’s the third highest-paid athlete in the world. Now we know one of the reasons why.

Local lacrosse players shine at Under Armour all-American lacrosse weekend

Local lacrosse players shine at Under Armour all-American lacrosse weekend

Gonzaga’s Timmy Monahan and Severn’s Caroline Steele were among the Washington area standouts at this past weekend’s Under Armour all-American weekend.

RGIII vs. his peers, the scenario game and more

RGIII vs. his peers, the scenario game and more

REDSKINS MAILBAG | Questions abound as the countdown to training camp continues, and we’re now just 22 days away from report day.

Gold Cup 2015: TV schedule and streaming information

With the Women’s World Cup in the books, the soccer spotlight shifts to the USMNT.

A river runs through the Royals dugout

A river runs through the Royals dugout

Royals catcher Salvador Perez wasn’t playing when he said there was “mucho rain” in the dugout.

Surprise! The Knicks may actually know what they’re doing.

Surprise! The Knicks may actually know what they’re doing.

Knicks went 17-65 last season, but have seemingly stemmed the tide of their bad decision-making.

When should Scherzer pitch?

When should Scherzer pitch?

POLL | If Max Scherzer starts Sunday against the O’s, he’s ineligible to pitch in Tuesday’s All-Star Game.

You are more likely to win Olympic gold than be a victim of a shark attack

You are more likely to win Olympic gold than be a victim of a shark attack

The average American has a 1 in 6,153,846 chance of being attacked by a shark in a given year.

30 parks in 30 years: Finally getting to every major league stadium

30 parks in 30 years: Finally getting to every major league stadium

No matter how long it takes, getting to all 30 current major league ballparks is an experience that’s well worth it.

Day 1 in Pamplona: Bulls 3, Humans 0

Day 1 in Pamplona: Bulls 3, Humans 0

BREAKING: Running with angry bulls is dangerous.

Bradley Beal wasn’t surprised
Paul Pierce went to the Clippers

Bradley Beal wasn’t surprised <br>Paul Pierce went to the Clippers

Wizards guard says he understands why the longtime veteran left Washington for the West Coast.

Storen not named to the all-star team

Storen not named to the all-star team

The Nationals’ closer, whose 25 saves are second most in baseball, was not named to the NL team Monday.

Will there be a parade for the USWNT in New York?

Will there be a parade for the USWNT in New York?

Mayor Bill de Blasio says he’s thinking about it.

A marriage brings together O’s all-star and a Redskins Pro Bowler

A marriage brings together O’s all-star and a Redskins Pro Bowler

Jean Fugett and Adam Jones are related now, and they’re pretty pleased.

Cavaliers sign an excited Mo Williams to a reported two-year, $4.3 million deal

Cavaliers sign an excited Mo Williams to a reported two-year, $4.3 million deal

The veteran guard is happy to have another stint in Cleveland alongside LeBron James.

In his 10th MLB season, Jon Lester finally got a hit

In his 10th MLB season, Jon Lester finally got a hit

The Cubs pitcher had set a record for batting futility to start a major-league career.

Marc Gasol returns to Grizzlies on five-year, $110 million deal

Marc Gasol returns to Grizzlies on five-year, $110 million deal

The only question is: what took so long to reach an agreement?