Jordan Zimmermann’s Historic Run

It’s been a great beginning of the season for Jordan Zimmermann, who just finished his third spectacular start in a row. He’s been solid all year, he’s only given up more than 2 ERs...

Gio Starting to Bring the Heat

A few weeks ago we took at look at PitchFX to help understand and explain exactly what was going on with Gio Gonzalez. He is currently sitting with a 4.97 ERA, and he certainly hasn’t been the ...

Don’t Blame the Hitting

The Nats aren’t exactly lighting up the scoreboard these days. They’re ranked 8th in runs scored, 8th in OBP and 6th in OPS, putting them in the middle of the pack there. Their power is c...

Gio’s Turn with PitchFX

After a rough weekend of snatching defeat from the jaws of victory on Friday, and a frustrating loss in which Strasburg “struggled” through 6 innings (giving up 2 R, neither earned thanks...

Strasburg Examined with PitchFX

I see Brooks Baseball come up enough in my Twitter feed that I have known what it is for a while – a repository for PitchFX information. That is a gross simplification of the work that they do ...

Interesting Night Around the League

The Nats were off last night and start a home stand today against the White Sox and the streaking Braves. But the league went on as usual, here are some links from things you might have missed…...

Take a Deep Breath

It’s Monday, and usually during the baseball season, Monday’s are the day I start thinking about what I want to write about that week. I’ll look at the stats, see what jumps out at ...

Neeeeeeeeeext

After a sweep of the Marlins, the Nationals are ready to get their season started. On Friday, the preseason ends, and they’ll have to play a real baseball team with actual Major League players....