Catching Relief

As the starting catcher for the majority of this season so far, Kurt Suzuki has been pressed into service that wasn’t entirely expected. Unfortunately, at least on the offensive side of the bal...

Is This It?

It’s June 18th, and it’s hard to believe that the Nats are where they are. Sitting just under .500 with less than 100 games to go, they aren’t 100% healthy, but they are way less th...

Just Playing Isn’t Enough

Recently, when discussing the catching situation, and the eventual return of Wilson Ramos, I keep seeing people ask about Jesus Flores. Reports suggest that they will keep Kurt Suzuki as a backup, an...

Nats Win Their First Playoff Game Ever

It seems like every day, history is being made for this team. A win in the postseason was a pretty good way for the franchise to introduce itself, and the game was an exciting one. Here are the bigge...

What Does One Game Mean?

Its amazing what one night can do for a team. The 14-2 win might not end up meaning much in the grand scheme of things, there are, after all, 161 other games to be played. And the games versus Atlant...

Kurt Suzuki Makes This Team Better

Today, the Nats made just the kind of trade I was advocating. They needed a catcher, but they couldn’t get a top level guy, at least not without paying a steep price. It’s hard to imagine...