Fun with Baseball Reference

Baseball Reference is a truly wonderful site, and it is the standard among anyone who wants to see tons of basic stats. Of course, if you are a reader of this site, you know the first time I mention ...

This is NEWS

Say what you want about the two big local DC newspapers, they both have great sports sections. They have strong coverage of the Nats, and well-known and well-respected writers like Boswell and Loverr...

Nats Tweets

Twitter. Everyone keeps telling me I have to do it. But I have been skeptical. Isn’t it a bit narcissistic to think that people care what we’re thinking at any given moment? The same coul...

Dunn Only Hits 38, to Be Disassembled

The Nats finished up their season yesterday, and Adam Dunn managed only to hit 38 home runs all year. Because he was specifically designed to hit 40 or more (and had done so for 5 consecutive years) ...

Being Lazy, Getting Beaten by Hustle

In sports, when you don’t use your head, you open yourself up to getting beat. This warning has has played out to be truth time and time again for the Nats. Whether it’s a baserunning blu...

Something I Never Thought I’d See

I’m not talking about the home run calls – another questionable call that went against the Nats. I’m not talking about how MLB.com said of last night’s game, “Santana do...