An Interesting Chart

The chart below caught my eye, although it’s not THAT powerful. Until you see for how long these guys are signed you really only see a small part of the story. Regardless, Baseball Prospectus h...

10 Games and then a Break

The Nationals have lost three in a row, and while their longest losing streak of the season is 5 games, for some reason this one  seems longer. Probably due to all the winning they’ve done lead...

Nationals Surnacronyms

Rob Neyer has been all about the surnacronym game this week, but I have noticed a serious lack of Washington players. So, as a response, I tried to go through much of the starting lineup and create o...

Nationals New Jerseys – 2011 Edition

The Nats have new jerseys again, which whenever I mention it, makes me think I’m talking about the state for a second. I have experience because this is their seventh jersey update in five year...

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...

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’...

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...

Does a Poor Hitting Weekend Equal the End?

On Saturday and Sunday, the Nats put together an impressive bad offensive display, scoring exactly zero runs in 18 innings. They were blanked two days in a row, and wasted two very good outings by st...