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Minor league baseball is back, which means real games for a pair of top Nationals prospects

As minor league baseball ends a 20-month hiatus because of the pandemic, the return of actual games could help fuel the push of Nationals prospects Carter Kieboom and Luis García in their bids to make it back to the majors.
  • May 4, 2021

Max Scherzer delivers a gem for the Nationals, then rushes to help his wife deliver their third child

Max Scherzer pitches a complete game, helping the Nationals sweep the Marlins and return to .500 for the first time since April 7.
  • May 2, 2021

Virginia men’s lacrosse team ends regular season with frustrating loss to rival Syracuse

The No. 5 Cavaliers got swept by the undermanned Orange and face a three-week layoff before playing in the NCAA tournament.
  • Apr 24, 2021

Virginia football loses two potential starters during spring practice

Wide receiver Lavel Davis Jr. and linebacker Chico Bennett Jr. are out until at least November with torn ACLs.
  • Apr 20, 2021

Dox Aitken tried football at Villanova. The pandemic brought him back to Virginia lacrosse.

Midfielder Dox Aitken is with the Cavaliers again this season after spending time at Villanova, where he planned to play football.
  • Apr 16, 2021

Virginia men’s basketball adds two players, loses several more in active offseason

Jayden Gardner and Armaan Franklin join the Cavaliers, whose roster overhaul includes former starter Casey Morsell transferring to North Carolina State.
  • Apr 15, 2021

The Nationals get Patrick Corbin back but can’t keep up with the Dodgers in a 9-5 loss

Corbin returned from the covid-19 injured list but allowed six runs and took the loss, the Nationals' fourth in a row.
  • Apr 11, 2021

Nationals looking for Victor Robles to change his approach to ‘aggressive smart’

Nationals center fielder Victor Robles is wired to take chances, but Manager Dave Martinez wants to see the 23-year-old pick his spots.
  • Apr 10, 2021

Stanford defeats Arizona to win its first NCAA women’s title since 1992

The top-seeded Cardinal triumphed over the No. 3 seed Wildcats, 54-53, in the tournament final at the Alamodome in San Antonio.
  • Apr 4, 2021

Arizona stuns Connecticut, advances to first national championship game

Aari McDonald and the Wildcats were in control from the get-go, knocking off perennial title favorite Connecticut to set up an all-Pac-12 showdown with Stanford for the national championship.
  • Apr 3, 2021