Juan Soto RUMORS & NEWS

  • Juan Soto's ceiling, Gerrit Cole's mastery and other musings from October's road

    ESPN "It was Oct. 2, and fall had already settled over Chicago. The temperatures were in the 60s, the leaves had started to turn and crowds basked in the sidewalk cafés around the Loop, enjoying their last bit of al fresco dining before the coming freeze. Me? I headed for the airport with a..." November 08

  • Washington Nationals Rage After World Series, Booze, Lightsabers & Fat Guys!

    TMZ "It was absolute PANDEMONIUM after the Washington Nationals won the World Series on Wednesday ... from the locker room to the streets -- and the video is WILD!! The players RAGED with a booze-filled celebration ... chugging beer and champagne, while dancing around to Latin music,..." October 31

  • Nationals manager to speak with Juan Soto about showboating on home run

    Larry Brown Sports "Washington Nationals manager Davey Martinez says he plans to speak with Juan Soto about the way the youngster handled things after his big home run in Game 6 of the World Series on Tuesday night. Soto smacked a monster home run in the fifth inning of the game to put his Nats up..." October 30

  • Juan Soto on mimicking Alex Bregman’s home run celebration: ‘I just thought it was pretty cool, I wanna do it too’

    Russian Machine Never Breaks "During a pivotal fifth inning, 21-year-old outfielder Juan Soto sent a moon shot into the right-field stands of Minute Maid Park. The home run gave the Nationals a 3-2 lead. The run would ultimately prove to be the game-winner. As Soto lumbered down the first base line, he carried his..." October 30

  • Juan Soto Reveals He Once Thought He Would Sign With the Padres

    12 Up "Juan Soto is busy trying to bring the Washington Nationals their franchise's first-ever World Series title, but it wasn't too long ago that the 21-year-old was a prospect still looking for an organization to sign with. And things could have been entirely different..." October 27

  • Winners And Losers From Game 3 Of The World Series

    Sportsnaut "The World Series returned to Washington D.C. on Friday night for the first time since 1933. Unfortunately for the city, the Houston Astros stormed back in the series with a 4-1 win in Game 3. The Nationals could never find their composure. Despite hosting Game 3 in front of a raucous..." October 26

  • Juan Soto Already a Legend

    Bleacher Report "Juan Soto sat on the red leather couch and beamed. He looked around and spied Anthony Rendon in one corner of the clubhouse, Max Scherzer in another, Stephen Strasburg over here, Ryan Zimmerman over there and… "It's really amazing to be here on this team right..." October 25

  • Juan Soto: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Heavy "Juan Soto is the biggest rising star in Major League Baseball. At 20 years old, the Washington Nationals outfielder has already proved that he isn’t just an extremely talented ball player filling the media void left by former teammate Bryce Harper, but that he’s..." October 23

  • Juan Soto Is the Present of Baseball

    The Big Lead "Major League Baseball wants nothing more than to sell the public on a crop of young talent that plays unabashedly loud. Juan Soto embodied the Platonic Ideal of that marketing angle in Game 1 of the World Series Tuesday night, announcing his arrival from the same train tracks Albert Pujols..." October 23

  • 20 Year Old Juan Soto Had to Celebrate the Nationals’ Win Differently

    Sports Gossip "One of the Washington Nationals’ biggest stars, Juan Soto, doesn’t turn 21 until later next week. So he had to celebrate the series clinching win a little differently than the rest of his teammates. The Nationals weren’t taking any chances and provided..." October 17

  • Cardinals Game 1 starter Miles Mikolas says gesture mimicking Nationals OF Juan Soto was 'good-natured'

    ESPN " Washington Nationals 20-year-old sophomore sensation Juan Soto has made headlines all season with his prolific production at the plate, but his between-pitch antics, when he often grabs his crotch, have become a topic of discussion as well. St. Louis..." October 12

  • Cardinals fans boo Juan Soto in NLCS Game 1 for taking his time getting back to the batter's box

    Sporting News "Natonals left fielder Juan Soto plays the game at his own pace and Cardinals fans expressed their displeasure with that pace in Game 1 of the National League Championship Series on Friday. In the top of the fourth inning, Soto attempted to bunt down the third baseline to beat the..." October 12

  • Anthony Rendon, Juan Soto ignite rally: 'Our stars were stars'

    MLB.com "The Nationals have had a couple of big eighth innings this postseason, starting with their go-ahead, three-run rally in the National League Wild Card Game against the Brewers on Oct. 1. Facing elimination in Game 5 of the NL Division Series on Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium, the..." October 10

  • Juan Soto saw it coming: 'I know he's in trouble'

    MLB.com "Juan Soto was caught in a rundown, about to get tagged out in between second and third, but he did not care. He clapped his hands, ripped off his helmet and pounded his chest, punching the air as he screamed toward the Nationals' dugout. The sold-out crowd of 42,993 fans at Nationals..." October 02

  • How Juan Soto has gotten even more powerful

    MLB.com "A month ago, Juan Soto was having the same season in 2019 that he did in 2018. And that would have been amazing enough on its own, even historic, when you throw in that he's only 20 years old. But he's not having the same season anymore. He's having a better season...." September 11

  • Anthony Rendon, Juan Soto make history on back-to-back HRs

    MLB.com "Marlins manager Don Mattingly did not feel like he had much of a choice the night before. With two on and the winning run in scoring position on Friday, he allowed Ryne Stanek to pitch to Anthony Rendon with first base open. The alternative: Give Rendon a free pass, and pitch to Juan Soto with..." September 01

  • Nats GM: I'd offer Juan Soto a 10-year, $180M deal tomorrow

    The Score "If Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo is to be believed, 20-year-old phenom Juan Soto could soon be staring at a historic contract offer. "We would give him 10 years, $180 million tomorrow morning, for sure," Rizzo told 106.7 the Fan on Wednesday, "but I..." August 29

  • 20-Year-Old Nationals Phenom Juan Soto Is What Bryce Harper Was Supposed to Be

    Bleacher Report "The Washington Nationals should have few regrets over how Bryce Harper turned out. All he did in his seven seasons with them was nab six All-Star nods, a Rookie of the Year and an MVP. Still, they might lament that Harper didn't have a little more Juan Soto in..." August 27

  • Nationals' Juan Soto is one of the best young hitters in MLB history

    Sporting News "Juan Soto wasn't supposed to be this good, this fast. In fact, many prospect evaluators at the beginning of 2018 expected him to have barely reached MLB at this point given his age and unproven skill set. When the Nationals called Soto up last May, they did so out of necessity...." August 26

  • Juan Soto joins elite company by reaching 50 HRs before age 21

    The Score "Washington Nationals outfielder Juan Soto is enjoying one of the greatest starts to a career in baseball history. The 20-year-old set multiple records Sunday by mashing two home runs against the Milwaukee Brewers. It's the fifth multi-homer game of Soto's young..." August 18

  • Dave Martinez choked on sunflower seeds seeing Juan Soto get injured

    Sportsnaut "Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez had a rather scary reaction to seeing young superstar Juan Soto go down with an ankle injury Sunday. He was so upset about it that Martinez said he started choking on sunflower seeds due to his initial thought that Soto had suffered an..." August 12

  • Nationals’ Juan Soto avoids serious injury after rolling his ankle against the Mets

    Washington Post "Juan Soto was steaming around third base and headed for home during the seventh inning Sunday afternoon when he saw the stop sign. Washington Nationals third base coach Bob Henley had his arms up as he watched the New York Mets relay the ball in from right field. Soto tried to plant his..." August 12

  • Nationals' Juan Soto exits after suffering apparent injury rounding bases

    The Score "Washington Nationals phenom Juan Soto left Sunday's game against the New York Mets after appearing to suffer an injury while rounding third base in the seventh inning. Unable to make it back to the bag safely, Soto was tagged for the final out of the frame. Soto was..." August 11

  • Juan Soto not just good. He's making history

    MLB.com "Juan Soto is having more or less the same season he had last year, and perhaps that's the problem. 2018: .292/.406/.517, a .923 OPS with 22 HR and 70 RBI 2019: .289/.400/.524, a .924 OPS with 20 HR and 70 RBI It's a carbon copy, basically, if slightly less..." August 02