Nationals All Over MLB TV

Nats fans, the MLB Network can take care of you. For a few hours at least. At the risk of sounding like I’m working for the network, the second most popular team in baseball over the last 2 wee...

The beginning of the end for Bowden?

In case you haven’t noticed, I’ve never made a comment on Jim Bowden’s ability at his job here. I am likely to keep it that way for now, and I’m not one to toss rumors around ...

You know the question

Yesterday, I took a look at the potential offensive contributions of Nick Johnson and Josh Willingham. While they looked similar, with Nick having a chance at a higher peak, an astute reader pointed ...

Nick Johnson vs Josh Willingham

As I often do, I decided to pester ESPN’s Keith Law with Nats questions during his chat on Thursday 2/19. The gist of my question was who should play among the OF/1B logjam, and what should Man...

Big Donkey Talks to the Junkies

If you’re interested in hearing the newest addition to the Nats lineup speak, Adam Dunn appeared on the Junkies yesterday. I really enjoyed this interview. Dunn has a great sense of humor, he c...

When Lying Really Does Hurt the Team

ARod’s lying or steroid use doesn’t infuriate me the way this does: http://voices.washingtonpost.com/nationalsjournal/2009/02/gonzalez_updated.html Thanks to the Nats Journal for always b...

Stories Not Involving Dunn, Except for One

The big news last week was the signing of Adam Dunn, and there will be more to discuss on that front at some point. For now, there are a few other big stories, as pitchers and catchers reported this ...

Nats TV Schedule ’09

For a weekly blog, there sure are alot of posts this week. But MASN just released the Nats TV schedule, and there’s not much more important to me than baseball and tv. Here is a link to the act...

Dunn Joins Nats, Brings Sack Full of HRs

Before we get started, let’s remind ourselves: OBP is much more important than AVG. OBP tells you how often a player doesn’t make an out, probably the most important thing to know about a...