If Paul Krugman is right -- and he has a Nobel Prize that says he is -- then we should all be suspicious of the so-called Washington consensus. Which may tell you all you need to know about the Beltway’s bipartisan obsession with the Washington Nationals.
Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth is out of surgery after breaking his left wrist sliding to make a catch, similar to an injury that forced him to miss the entire 2006 Major League Baseball season.
The Baltimore Orioles won 2-1 in 13 innings to force a decider against the New York Yankees and the San Francisco Giants beat the Cincinnati Reds 6-4 to become the first National League team to win a best-of-five Major League Baseball division series after losing the first two games.
The New York Mets lost David Wright and their first game of the Major League Baseball season 6-2 to the Washington Nationals, while the New York Yankees needed 12 innings to defeat the Baltimore Orioles 5-4.