Stammen, Bringing Back Dukes and Trades

Pitching performances like last night’s will hopefully happen more and more. Not that I am convinced that Craig Stammen is going to be the future ace of this club. Just that once again I have t...

First Real 2009 Trade in the Books

I’m not sure I like this book so far. The Nats have traded perennial complainer and potential star Lastings Milledge away, along with ace closer Joel Hanrahan. In exchange they get Nyjer Morgan...

Perfect Time to Move Willingham

I like Josh Willingham. I liked when they got him in the trade for Bonifacio. More on that later. As for Willingham, he is a decent OFer, a guy who can hit 25 HR in a season and get on base. And the ...

So Long Daniel, Is Nick Next?

On Trading Nick According to everyone everywhere, the Mets are interested in trading for Nick Johnson. They’re not the only team, but with the loss of Delgado and their need to make the playoff...

Monday’s Angry Tirade

Maybe I’m in a bad mood today. It wouldn’t have anything to do with a certain local football team’s performance though… Anyway, I saw this today and every time I see it, it en...

Nationals Make Trade, Upgrade

It’s about 13 days since the end of the World Series, and baseball is back. Yesterday, the Nats made a trade. It wasn’t a Matt Holliday type deal, but it was still a major league level de...

No Crow, Ayala Out

In the end, the Nats couldn’t sign this year’s first round pick, Aaron Crow. It is interesting because if you had told me this a month ago, I would have been incensed. And I’m sure ...

The Trade Deadline Approaches…

and all the Nats have dealt has been a player that can be very useful for 2 more seasons. Not that I totally mind the deal, but I’d like to see more to aid in the rebuilding. Here are some othe...