Author Archives: Stephen G. "Ghost" Mears

You say 50 games and I say 114 games; But isn’t this all about the money in baseball?

Come on, let’s get real. Professional sports are a pay-for-play model and it is All. About. The. Money. The athletes expect to maximize their incomes, and the team owners expect a very small percentage of revenues remaining as their profit. … Continue reading

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Disappointed and saddened by the Nats latest decision on the Minor Leaguers!

A few days ago we were applauding Dodgers’ pitcher David Price for stepping up for the Minor Leaguers who fall into two categories: the haves and the have-nots. Roughly 40% of minor leaguers received signing bonuses of at least six-figures … Continue reading

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“IMPROBABLE” rebroadcast tonight in its entirety! What is improbable?

Last weekend, the Washington Nationals in-house video production crew aired their documentary in two parts over two nights entitled “IMPROBABLE”, and tonight at 7 p.m. ET, they will re-air the documentary in its entirety in one part over three hours. … Continue reading

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Win #30 of 2019 was historic as #Nats hit back-to-back-to-back-to-back homers!

Click here to watch Nats win #30 on June 9th on MASN via MLB.TV at 6:30 pm tonight with the rest of us. Just a quick reminder of what we are doing if this is your first time: As a group, we … Continue reading

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The Price is right in a way you have no idea! Minor league is in shambles!

If you have been away from baseball for awhile, the situation in Minor League baseball is deteriorating quickly during this COVID-19 crisis. The players at the bottom of the food chain who were not high draft picks, with large signing … Continue reading

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The State of Baseball and negotiating in good faith

When Max Scherzer is your union player rep, you can expect an intensity level to be on high when it comes to his opinion. Restarting baseball during this COVID-19 crisis is complicated because of health concerns and MLB is renegotiating … Continue reading

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Win #27 of 2019; The Nats are streaking!

Click here to watch Nats win #27 on June 4th on MASN via MLB.TV at 6:30 pm tonight with the rest of us. Just a quick reminder of what we are doing if this is your first time: As a group, we … Continue reading

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Win #26 of 2019 has Max Scherzer on the mound with some run support!

Click here to watch Nats win #26 on June 2nd on MASN via MLB.TV at 6:30 pm tonight with the rest of us. Just a quick reminder of what we are doing if this is your first time: As a group, we … Continue reading

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The Nats ring unveiling and Part II of the documentary of “Improbable” plus more!

Hopefully you saw the first part of the Nationals documentary “Improbable” last night. It was filmed for a Washington Nationals audience, and they did a good job with some never seen before angles of plays, behind-the-scenes footage, and exclusive interviews. … Continue reading

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The rollercoaster of ineptitude at 19-31 turned into 105-74 with a World Series parade at the end! Tonight on MASN at 7 pm is IMPROBABLE!

After the disappointment of the 2018 season, the jury was still out on Nationals manager Dave Martinez. Some gave him a “rookie” pass for an 82-80 season and stunts like bringing camels to spring training camp to signify the Nats … Continue reading

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