Aaron Judge, a rookie, is 25. Bryce Harper is 24 and this is his fifth All-Star Game.
The Royals are saying that Edinson Volquez does not know about his father's reported death.
To clarify: Nats face elimination. They employ a pitcher who's throwing as well as anyone in the game. He's on regular rest. He won't pitch.
Joe Maddon, on who most influenced his management style: "Probably Michael Scott."
Let's call this what it is: A remarkable performance from a pitcher whose toughness has been questioned his whole career. This. Is. Tough.