Is the Front Finally Back?

The West Coast swing wasn’t exactly kind to the Nats, they only took 1 out of 3 series, they blew a couple of games in the 9th, and someone ran into a wall. But one thing good that happened ove...

The Nationals Review Podcast Episode 19

Nationals Review Episode 19 On this weeks episode Charlie & Colm go straight into talking about Bryce Harper. Does he play to hard or is it lack of experience? Does he need to tone it down? Liste...

Jordan Zimmermann’s Historic Run

It’s been a great beginning of the season for Jordan Zimmermann, who just finished his third spectacular start in a row. He’s been solid all year, he’s only given up more than 2 ERs...

Gio Starting to Bring the Heat

A few weeks ago we took at look at PitchFX to help understand and explain exactly what was going on with Gio Gonzalez. He is currently sitting with a 4.97 ERA, and he certainly hasn’t been the ...

Neeeeeeeeeext

After a sweep of the Marlins, the Nationals are ready to get their season started. On Friday, the preseason ends, and they’ll have to play a real baseball team with actual Major League players....

2013 NL East Rankings Part 2: The Pitchers

In our last episode, 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 and the Braves dominated the competition...

The BABIP Question

The Nats starting pitching staff was perhaps the best in MLB in 2012. Some of that was expected, Stephen Strasburg for sure, and Jordan Zimmermann was repeating past performance. Edwin Jackson was go...

The Nats and PECOTA Projections

Oh poor Nats… they are just not as good as we all thought. At least that might be your first reaction if you look at the playoff odds report at Baseball Prospectus. They are projected to finish...

Zimmermann and Deep Counts

Baseball Prospectus had a great article yesterday in their series of mock arbitration hearings, focused on the Nats own Jordan Zimmermann. It’s a pay site, so I won’t get into the whole m...