Category Archives: Harper

4th 18-gamer: Fits and Starts

For previous 18 gamers, click here. The fourth 18-game set was the worst of the Nats’ season so far, 9-9. As regular readers of these 18-gamers know, averaging 10-8 in the nine sets in the season gets you 90 wins, … Continue reading

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3rd 18-gamer: A Tale of Two Aces

For links to previous 18-gamers, click here. You will recall that in the second 18-game set this season the Nats managed a 10-8 record despite some pitching woes, because their hitters continued to be on fire. The third set of 18 … Continue reading

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2nd 18-gamer: The Bats Bail Out the Arms

For links to previous 18-gamers, click here. Following up their hot 13-5 start, the Nats logged a respectable 10-8 in the second 18 game set. Their 23-13 record after the first two sets is exactly the same as the record … Continue reading

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And they’re back! First 18-gamer of 2017 #Nats

My 18-game posts have a long and sordid history.  For those who are new to this rodeo, check out the first few paragraphs of last year’s first 18-gamer for an explanation of what these posts are all about.  And for links to … Continue reading

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Washington Nationals give Erick Fedde his 1st start; Harper: en fuego; Many others: frío como el hielo

Dusty Baker is giving Erick Fedde the most momentous start of his career today against the New York Mets in Port St. Lucie facing their “A” team. This will be the closest Fedde has ever come to pitching in an actual … Continue reading

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Bryce Harper speaks and poses! 34/7/365 220 and 500 pounds

Bryce Harper and the #BPE aka Trea Turner are roomies in Spring Training and Bryce posted up this 34/7 photo on his Facebook page, Instagram and Twitter. Besides posing for pictures, Bryce has been doing the Q&A rounds with the … Continue reading

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Washington Nationals: Around the clubhouse; Hope Springs Eternal

When pitchers and catchers reported to the new Ballpark of the Palm Beaches, we were 123 days removed from the stinging loss of Game 5 and the third time the Nats failed to advance in postseason play. My twitter feed … Continue reading

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Washington Nationals: Bryce Harper should be en route to WPB

Bryce Harper is soaking up the last of the off-season before heading down to West Palm Beach for spring training. Despite hating the “holiday,” he and new wife Kayla had a full day on Valentine’s Day, going to the Las … Continue reading

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Bryce Harper ranked 2nd on MLB Network

BRYCE HARPER RANKED 2ND ON MLB NETWORK’S TOP 10 RIGHT FIELDERS RIGHT NOW! Watch Video Recap of Harper’s Top-Ten Ranking Here Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper was ranked 2nd on MLB Network’s Top 10 Right Fielders Right Now! program yesterday. Harper finished … Continue reading

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Scene & Heard, Heard & Seen, Hide & Seek, The #Nats Off-Season

Soon. A post shared by @nationals on Jan 19, 2017 at 6:40am PST The scene at The Ballpark at the Palm Beaches was photographed at sunrise with the lake in the foreground and the stadium in the background.

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