The Pretend Battle for Second Base

You know, it’s nice to go into spring training without worry about those silly “position battles.” For really the second year in a row, the whole lineup is pretty much constructed. ...

Your Backup Middle Infielders

With no move by the Nationals at the trade deadline to find some middle infield help, they are left with Danny Espinosa at SS and Steve Lombardozzi at 2B. They can back each other up if one gets hurt...

Getting Something for Nothing

The Nats didn’t make any real big moves this weekend, but they did make a couple of moves that are very good ones. They traded two vets with expiring contracts for some minor leaguers. Don̵...