Youth was Served with Past Manager Hires

The Nationals are looking to hire another manager, as you may have heard. There isn’t a known single frontrunner at this point, although Brad Ausmus, Matt Williams, Trent Jewett and Randy Knorr...

Shuffling Ricks on the RMS TitaNats

The Nationals fired Rick Eckstein today, and it couldn’t have come as too much of a shock to the fanbase. I find it hard to place blame on any one particular manager for a team’s woes. An...

Nats Losing Bo Porter

It was brought to my attention this morning by podcast co-host Colm that 3rd base coach Bo Porter will be leaving the team to become the manager of the Astros, starting next season. This is great new...

Opinions That Matter

As you probably have noticed, I like tables. I know, people love them some infographics, but give me a good table and it gives you all the info you need to know. So here’s a table based on toda...

The Nats and Future Power

ESPN put out their annual Future Power Rankings today, and it ranks the Nats 11th overall. I normally don’t worry about these things too much, but there is something I find a little curious abo...

Terry Francona and.. the Nats

Let’s say, hypothetically, Terry Francona does not return to the Red Sox next season. For whatever reason, be it that the fans clamor for it, Theo just pulls the trigger, or Francona, who seeme...

So.. Bo Porter? McLaren? Knorr?

With the surprise resignation of Jim Riggleman this afternoon, the team is left manager-less on a day when we should be celebrating. The news of the day should be that they’ve gone over .500 af...

Blogger Day June 2010, Tons of Photos

Saturday was the first Blogger Day of the year so I get to go once again to the stadium and act like I belonged in the back rooms and media areas. Brian, who has gone in the past, once again went wit...

Nats Fall Short… at Awesome Giveaways

I don’t spend too much time here complaining. Constructive criticism, sure, but if I’m doing commentary that can be perceived as negative, it’s usually based on my ideas to make the...