Joba and the Nats

There has been no young pitcher in the last few years that has had a higher “attention paid to on field success ratio” than Joba Chamberlain. There is some good reason for this – he...

How About Waiting a Year

I have put together a few arguments, which I’ll call solid since I wrote them, as to why the Nationals should pursue Cliff Lee. They aren’t hard to make, he’s great, the Nats aren&#...

BP As Your GM

Last week, in the midst of the postseason, Baseball Prospectus ran an article on the Nats. It was Christina Kahrl giving her thoughts on what she would do if she were the GM of the Nats. Here is what...

Full List of Free Agent Pitchers

Last week I went into the “good” pitchers that are going to be available this offseason. I remain convinced that despite holes at first and in the outfield, starting pitching is what need...

More Free Agent Pitchers, Darvish

Last week I looked at the team and concluded that what they needed more than anything else was a front line starting pitcher. I also ran down a list of free agent starting pitchers to figure out who ...

Nats Free Agent Choices: 1B and OF

Earlier in the week, we took at look at the offseason needs of the team. The biggest is a top of the line starting pitcher, a real ace. Yesterday we looked at options there. After that, they probably...

Nats Free Agent Choices: Starters

Earlier in the week, we took at look at the offseason needs of the team. The biggest is a top of the line starting pitcher, a real ace. After that, they probably need someone to play first base. Anot...

Nationals Needs in the Offseason

If you’re looking for work, the Nationals have some open positions going in to next season. Who are they going to get to fill in the spots? Let’s first go down the list and see who’...

Desmond the Butcher, Visually

Not sure if you heard, but Ian Desmond made a few errors this year. Thankfully, more were at the beginning than at the end of the year, so those who see him as a key player on this team in the future...

Nationals of 2014

Now that the offseason has started, let the speculation begin. This is the 4th annual “Nationals of the future” lineup, and it’s something I really enjoy thinking about. I have decided to...