25+1 players, 26 questions

It’s opening day, and the Nats look very good. We’ll see if we feel that way in a month, in August… in October. The way we think about them in November, when it’s all over, wi...

The Nationals Review Podcast Episode 29

Welcome back to another spring training episode. The last episode before the 2014 season begins! On this edition Charlie and Colm discuss: Spring training results position battles (SP5, 2B) Final rel...

Columbia Business School Sabermetrics

What would be a great way to incorporate baseball into a study about making unbiased judgement? Umpires, of course! We know umpires make mistakes, but we like to think of them as being unbiased. Howe...

Nats Stuff Not Up to Par

This year could be quite good for the Nats, and you have to feel lucky as a fan that we’re blessed with a good team. After all, you wouldn’t change the team you’re rooting for if th...

2014 NL East Rankings Part 2: The Pitchers

In the last post, we took a look at the NL East position players, giving out 5 points for the best player at each position, 1 point for the worst. The Nats finished up the position player round well ...

That’s Nice, Jim, I guess

Former Nats GM Jim Bowden wrote an article for ESPN about 10 players that scouts are talking about this spring. I used to try to ignore everything he said, due to his tenure here, but he’s not ...