Really ESPN? REALLY?

ESPN had a poll up today, and well, it went a little something like this: That’s right, 46% of respondents at the time I looked thought that the Nats team is the worst in sports. Why is this? W...

Vote Milledge? How ’bout Vote Zimmerman?

As you may have read last week, there are people out there who really want to vote Lastings Milledge in to the All Star game. Regardless of the reason – embarrassing the Nats, thinking it would...

Congratulations are in Order

Yesterday was a rough day in the life of a Washington sports fan. May 13th, the Day of DC Sports Disappointment. Zimmerman’s hit streak has ended – which means the next time you’ll ...

Adam Dunn Hits the Ball

Here’s some news for you – Adam Dunn is hitting the heck out of the ball. He’s sitting at .318/.457/.655. Compared to most of his career, these numbers are outstanding. His career r...

The Longball

Adam Dunn hits home runs. So do other people, but most of them aren’t as far as his. Dunn now has 11 dingers. Last year, the most anyone on the team hit was 14. It’s May 11th, there are s...

Nats Bats Coming to Life

I’ve said it before, repeated it and repeated it. This team will score some runs. In the last 3 games, including yesterday’s unfinished game, they’ve scored 6 or more runs. And they...

Wherefore Art Thou, Guzmeo?

With Cristian Guzman on the DL, the Nats are missing their best approximation of something that most baseball teams have – a leadoff hitter. It’s not that he’s particularly fast, or...

The WBC is Starting, Hill is Not

World Baseball Classic It’s begun, without too much fanfare. Korea walloped the team from Taiwan that you aren’t supposed to call Taiwan. Tomorrow before you watch MD-UVa (3:30 pm), you c...