The Nats just completed a 4-game series against the Cincinnati Reds at Nationals Park and completed this homestand in which they faced difficult opponents from the NL Central, the Cardinals and the Reds. They don’t play the Reds again this… Read More ›
Month: April 2013
My Experience Watching BP From the Field
On Monday, I went to Nats Park to see the Nationals take on the Cardinals for the first time since October 2012. Before the game, I went on the field for Batting Practice. I went on the field with our… Read More ›
Big Fun at the Big Train Celebrity Softball Classic
BETHESDA, MD– As the sun set on Saturday, the wind brought chills to all the fans who packed Shirley Povich Field at Cabin John Regional Park. Still, fans kept their eyes on the field as the 2013 Bethesda Big Train… Read More ›
That Ball Is Gone!
Home runs were flying out of ballparks on Thursday. There were 32 home runs on Thursday. There were only 11 games played. If the Nationals were playing yesterday, there would have been even more home runs. Put that in your… Read More ›
Nats News 04-17-2013
The Nationals traveled to Miami this week to take on the Marlins for the second time this year. The Nats won the first and third games in the series, but lost the second one. Washington pulled off some awesome things… Read More ›
A Friday In Baseball
The Nationals take on Tim Hudson and the Braves today at Nationals Park. The game will be shown on FOX starting at about 1:00. But when it’s over, DON’T TURN OFF THE TV. I will be on FOX 5’s Post-Game… Read More ›
A Costly Southern California OUCH!
L.A. Dodgers starter Zack Greinke broke his collarbone in Thursday’s game in San Diego. Greinke hit outfielder Carlos Quentin in the shoulder with a pitch, and then Quentin started the bench-clearing brawl. Greinke tried to have a little bit of… Read More ›
What Is A Balk?
Yesterday, Washington starter Gio Gonzalez made a costly mistake in the first inning while facing Alexei Ramirez with 2 outs and the bases loaded and a full count. Home plate umpire Phil Cuzzi called a balk on Gio for making… Read More ›
Opening Series Review
This is a recap of the 2013 Opening Series. The Washington Nationals took on the Miami Marlins. There was at least 1 home run hit by a National in each game of the series. For the first 2 games, the… Read More ›
2013 DC-IBWA Nats Preseason Survey Results
I am a member of the Internet Baseball Writers Association: Washington D.C. Chapter (or just DC-IBWA) Last month, they asked members their prediction for the nationals 2013 season. Here are the questions we were asked and my answers: 1) Who… Read More ›