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KC radio stations battle over Lorde before World Series

San Francisco and Kansas City square off in the World Series beginning Tuesday, but the two cities found another way to compete already.

Monday - 10/20/2014, 06:36am EDT

Tags: Giants, Royals, Lorde,

Royal connections to D.C.

While the Nationals and Orioles both fell short of the World Series, the D.C. area has plenty of connections to this year's Fall Classic.

Friday - 10/17/2014, 03:57am EDT

Tags: mlb, Dave Johnson, kansas city royals, george washington university, George Mason University

Is a Beltways Series in store?

As October looms, see the biggest obstacles in the way of the Nationals and Orioles meeting in the 2014 World Series.

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 03:16am EDT

Tags: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles, Battle of the Beltways, noah frank,

WTOP's Core, Silverberg settle World Series bet

WTOP colleagues Hank Silverberg and Chris Core spend much of the baseball season talking about their favorite sport. But all that friendly banter came to a head when the World Series began.

Thursday - 10/31/2013, 10:37pm EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, Chris Core

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World Series of Flip Cup tosses cups for charity in D.C.

This isn't a college party. It's not a tailgate. No, this is pure unbridled "legitimate" competition. Saturday, the best flippers in the area took to the tables to determine the champion of the World Series of Flip Cup.

Saturday - 09/07/2013, 06:58am EDT

Tags: flip cup, Megan Cloherty

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Local Babe Ruth team makes history with World Series championship

This year's Greater Loudoun County Babe Ruth league (GLBR) not only hosted the 2013 Babe Ruth World Series, it made history with a win.

Sunday - 08/25/2013, 07:46pm EDT

Tags: thomas warren, baseball, Babe Ruth, Loudoun,

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Loudoun County team takes Babe Ruth World Series

A team from Loudoun County has won the Babe Ruth Baseball World Series for 13- to 15-year-olds.

Sunday - 08/25/2013, 12:52pm EDT

Tags: Loudoun County, Babe Ruth,

Nats predicted champs while Strasburg snags SI cover

It's a lofty prediction that excites some fans and worries others it's jinxing the season. "Sports Illustrated" is picking the Nationals as the favorite for the World Series.

Wednesday - 03/27/2013, 12:59pm EDT

Tags: Stephen Strasburg, Nationals, Washington Nationals

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Nats closer Clippard looks forward to facing Jeter

Nats closer Tyler Clippard works out with Derek Jeter of the Yankees. But Clippard, a former Yankee, has never faced Jeter while on the mound. That may change this weekend.

Friday - 06/15/2012, 02:23pm EDT

Tags: Tyler Clippard, Nationals, Nats, yankees, closer

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