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On Scott Olsen's Near No-No

I know you're all waiting for my Scott Olsen mea culpa. But first, let's consider that the Braves are 28th in baseball in team OPS+. Jamie Moyer ju...

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Move the Game

I just got this really smart, well-written and timely email. Whoever wrote it really has the right idea. (And the editor too!) And if you disagree,...

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Right Track / Wrong Track Poll Re...

Fan optimism dipped a bit even as the team surged to a 13-10 start. That's mainly because the month opened with the announcement that Willy Taveras...

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Bad Teams that Won in April

I'm not saying the Nationals aren't for real. But, below are some of the worst teams in recent history that had a .500 record or better in April.20...

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Adam Dunn and "Old Player Skills"

Yesterday, we and about a million other people took the Phillies to task for the Ryan Howard contract. So with the concept of "old player skills" a...

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Call Him Up NOW

For chrissake Rizzo. Call him up. Life is short. He's going to get old and retire at some point. You don't bench Michael Jordan. You don't put a Pi...

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Revenge on the Phillies Will Be Ours

The Phillies today handed Ryan "Old Player Skills" Howard a five-year, $125 million contract extension. They are now married to Howard to a whoppin...

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Reality or Illusion?

The Nationals are 10-9 and tied for second place in the National League East, just a game and a half behind Philadelphia and a game back of the Wil...

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Belated Eating Guide to Opening Day

(Sorry, I meant to get this up before Opening Day like I did last year, but it didn't happen.)Everyone knows you can carry in food at the stadium, ...

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Luis Atilano Gets his Shot

Luis Atilano gets his first start tonight at Nationals Park. He's a former sandwich-round draft pick of the Atlanta Braves. He's known as a strike-...

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While We're on the Subject of Poi...

This is a pretty good example. Do we really need another blogger blogging about how other bloggers aren't as smart as some other blogger thinks he ...

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He's Ready

Total for the year: 12.1 IP, 7 H, 1 ER, 3 BB, 17 K, 0.73 ERA. Enough of this Scott Olsen / Garrett Mock nonsense. It's time for the Strasburg Era t...

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A Few Items on Blogs, Blogging, a...

Some minor housekeeping notes about things surely only I'm interested in...--MASN invited the NatRoots bloggers to watch the game from a suite on S...

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See? Free Agents Can Suck Too!

There's a certain school of thought, let's call it the Boswell Delusion, that says that the Washington Nationals would have been a winning team all...

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Trivia Question: Who Threw the 3 ...

Today, Livan Hernandez threw the first complete game shutout by a Washington Nationals pitcher this season.On my way out of the game, a dude sellin...

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Beating Gallardo and Getting to .500

The Nationals picked up a series-opening win against Milwaukee last night, beating one of the very best pitchers in the National League and evening...

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One Impressive Ex-National

On the Nationals off day Wednesday, I watched the Rangers-Indians, and I was pretty impressed with a certain former National. No, not that one or t...

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About that silver Elvis wig...

 (Photo of TV/CSN Washington by Nationals Enquirer staff. Willie Harris dons Nyjer Morgan's silver Elvis Presley wig after the game.)Long live the ...

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Cappy Ending!

(Photo of TV by Nationals Enquirer staff. Matt Capps nailed down his first save with the Nationals on Thursday, ensuring that the Nationals will no...

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The Nationals Get One

Yes, the Nationals are still terrible. And no, I'm not trying to make a big deal out of one win in the third game of the season in which we beat Ne...

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