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...

Corey Brown – What Took You So Long?

Last night, in his first AB this year, Corey Brown hit a moon shot HR. Seriously, he punished that baseball. Here is the no doubter, if you haven’t seen it. That was enjoyable, for certain. But...

Potential September Callups

September is approaching fast, and normally with the Nationals, it’s when we can turn our attention back to the downtrodden team and see some young prospects get a shot with the Major League cl...

Plugging the Leaking LF Hole

As mentioned I mentioned in the last post, the Nationals are hitting .103/.218/.132 out of the left field position in this young season. It’s bad when you’re LF OPS is just under your OPS...

Another Year, Another CF Question

Time for the annual spring “what the heck is going on in CF?” question. As of right now, it appears the starting center fielder for the Nationals is Roger Bernadina. Or Rick Ankiel. Which...

Options in CF

With the Nyjer Morgan trade, and Roger Bernadina‘s .245/.310/.340 spring, Rick Ankiel has won the CF job outright. So far he has hit slightly better than Bernadina, hitting .218/.271/.455 so fa...