Do the Nats Need an Ace?

It’s the offseason, so rather than talking about things that are actually happen, much of what we hear are just rumors. The latest rumor for the Nationals is certainly an interesting one: New n...

The Season in a Sentence

A song for you to listen to while reading this post… It’s over You don’t need to tell me… I got no distance left to run I’m sure Damon Albarn had something besides the N...

A Little Praise for the Bench

I’ve mentioned it several times before, but the bench this season has been, to put it succinctly, stinky. Rather go into the details, I’ll just show you this list of how most of the backu...

Dan Haren and a Group of Prospects

Dan Haren has made quite a recovery since he left the DL, pitching in 10 games, starting 9 of them, and amassing a 2.56 ERA. Not only is that the best ERA among the team’s starters in that time...

Catching Up with Gio’s Fastball

Earlier this season we took a look at an underperforming Gio Gonzalez and his fastball, which seemed a little less zippy than it did in 2012. As the season progress, he improved but his fastball stil...

Keith Law Updates Top 50 Prospects

Keith Law just released his Top 50 MLB Prospects Update, showing the exciting talent that might be coming soon to a Major League ballpark near you. Or it might be coming in 2016 or so, depending on t...

The All Star U-25 Squad

Baseball is constantly undergoing renewal, thanks to the annual drive for championships and the blatant age-ism displayed by physical abilities. We see great players come of age and fade away, often ...

Time to Meet Taylor Jordan

With Dan Haren on the DL for a shoulder injury and general bad pitching, the Nats will need an additional starting pitcher this weekend vs the Mets. There have been hints and allegations that filling...