Nats Trade a Southpaw, Get a Lefty

The Nats made a trade today, getting rid of some bullpen depth (on a day when two of their back end relievers are ailing) in favor of adding some in the outfield. They traded Jerry Blevins to the Met...

Nats Trade for Their Second Baseman

The Nats just made a pretty big trade, giving up bullpen mainstay Tyler Clippard in exchange for a shortstop, Yunel Escobar. Clippard is on his last season before becoming a free agent, and is set to...

Setting the Nationals Playoff Roster

The Nats haven’t had to worry about too much the last few days, other then getting guys their rest… but not too much rest! The biggest decision they’ll have to make before the playo...

Return of the King

This seems like as good a time as any to talk about the Nats¬†bullpen a bit. I mean, has anything been going on with it lately? King of the Brit… er Bullpen It’s great to see Drew Storen b...

Nats Get Another Lefty Reliever

According to the twitter machine, the Nats just picked up a lefty reliever Can confirm report by @JonHeymanCBS: #Nationals have acquired LH reliever Matt Thornton on waivers from #Yankees. — Ke...

25+1 players, 26 questions

It’s opening day, and the Nats look very good. We’ll see if we feel that way in a month, in August… in October. The way we think about them in November, when it’s all over, wi...

February Baseball Book Giveaway!

I have a personal penchant for reading a baseball book every February, as baseball doesn’t really start til March and I’m hankering for the nation’s pastime after winter away from a...