What Will I Miss at the Winter Meetings?

I have the good fortune of getting the heck out of the DC area for 2 weeks and going somewhere warm and sunny. I am getting married and going on my honeymoon, and I am not forced to return until Dec ...

Nats Asked Guzman to Move to 2B

Whoa whoa whoa, someone’s been reading The Nationals Review! Ok, the Nats have probably never read it, but according to ESPN980, the Nats had a meeting with Cristian Guzman last night yesterday...

Ian Desmond Watch FINALLY Over

Well it was a grueling 10 hours, but the Ian Desmond watch that began at about 9 AM yesterday morning (although it was backdated to Monday, his first time in uniform) is finally over. Yes, he did ind...

Disappointment with the Callups

The excitement of seeing youngsters get called up has quickly been abated. Why? Well, because the guys I want to see play aren’t really going to play. Let’s start with Detwiler. He’...

Assuming Everything ISN’T a Disaster

The trade deadline has come and gone, and many players remain on the team that may not be part of the 2011 World Series Champion Nationals. Alright, 2012? Anyway, the big bats of Josh Willingham and ...

Stresses, and Maybe Some Hope

Want to know what is causing me stress? Teams not named Nats making trades. Here are some examples, and my thoughts, with thanks to Rotoworld as I’m stealing their headlines: Translation: After...

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...

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...