This Rotation Looks Halfway Decent

The Nats accomplished something trivia-worthy last night, in the midst of their 1-0 loss to the Cardinals. In the 8th inning, after Jhonny Peralta was called out, Jordan Zimmermann‘s season ERA...

Have the Nats Arrived? Ask Me in 13

After a week of inspired play, the Nats are suddenly looking like the team they were supposed to be. An almost-fully healthy lineup, just missing Bryce Harper, assuming Rendon only ends up missing tw...

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...

2014 NL East Rankings Part 2: The Pitchers

In the last post, we took a look at the NL East position players, giving out 5 points for the best player at each position, 1 point for the worst. The Nats finished up the position player round well ...

The Nats and 2014 PECOTA Projections

Baseball Prospectus released their PECOTA  projections today, always a big day in The Nats Review household. Before I rip apart everything bad they say about the Nats, it is worth remembering what Co...

A Trade! Perhaps a Steal?

Really, is there anything more exciting in the offseason than a trade? Well, maybe there is, but consider that question rhetorical. The Nats acquired Doug Fister for Steve Lombardozzi, Ian Krol and R...

Do the Nats Need an Ace?

It’s the offseason, so rather than talking about things that are actually happen, much of what we hear are just rumors. The latest rumor for the Nationals is certainly an interesting one: New n...

Carrhae in Washington

Usually, over the course of a season, a game or two will be truly memorable. Something to make you go “yeah, that’s the season right there”. The Nats one-upped us, though, by puttin...