Sources say Ted Leonsis are the favorites to buy the Nationals

By David Aldridge, Brittany Girolai and Ken Rosenthal A group led by Ted Leonsis, owner of the Washington Wizards, Capitals and Mystics, is emerging as an obvious first candidate to buy Washington citizens From the Lerner family, according to sources within the organization and Major League Baseball who are not authorized to speak publicly on … Read more

Sarris: Across MLB, turnover rates are back again near their peak. Are sticky things here to stay?

Is the fight against spinning hopeless? Turnover rates around baseball are escalating again — almost back to where they were before baseball started enforcing foreign substance rules more actively in the middle of last season — perhaps due to the kind of evolution in sticky solutions that bowlers use to augment their stuff. Indeed, this … Read more