Bubbe’s Favorite Player

The Nationals signed Kench Mench to a minor league deal this week, and he’ll attempt to win a spot on the major league roster. They have their starting outfield pretty much set going in to the ...

What’s Your Take on Dunn

Rob Neyer, in his recent slate of posting other people’s analysis and commenting on it (not to say there’s something wrong with that, as it is the basis of this post), talked about Nat...

Can Adam Dunn Count?

It’s September 21, the Nats have a few games left, but Adam Dunn is only at 37 home runs. So, with only 13 games to go, Dunn has to hit a HR every 4 games to get to 40. Seems possible from him,...

Zim Hits #28 In Style, Martin Pitches Well

Yesterday a young starting pitcher threw a stellar game. He went 6 2/3 IP, gave up 2 ER, and struck out 4 while walking 2. He lowered his ERA to 4.35 and has pitched great over his last 7 starts. The...

Zim Hits #27, Mock Keeps Pitching

First, I’ve got to get something out of the way. On Thursday, I left town for a long weekend and Zimmerman hit his 27th HR. I never got the chance to post, so here, a few days late, I’m l...

Zimmerman Hits #25

It’s been a little while, but The Zimmerman March to 30 HRs uniform number gallery continues. Last night, in a loss to Milwaukee, he hit #25. Enjoy:

Who’s Around to Help?

In September, as you may know, baseball teams expand their rosters. Anyone on the 40 man roster can be on the team. And if they want to do something like drop someone who won’t even be playing ...

Nats and Zimmerman Stay Hot, He Hits #24

The Nationals keep on winning, now at 6 in a row, and my obsession with the arbitrary number of 30 continues. That’s right, Ryan Zimmerman hit yet another HR last night, bringing him to 24 on t...

Sweep Revenge, Zim Hits #23

The sweep smell of success… sweep satisfaction… How sweep it is… I really haven’t had to think of these in a while, so it’s difficult. The Nats finally beat the Florida ...