Author Archives: Stephen G. "Ghost" Mears

Win #63 is Josiah Gray’s first in the Majors!

With a 6.0 inning, two-run outing with eight strikeouts, Josiah Gray was good enough to earn this win. He finished at 100 pitches and stranded the tying runs on-base to exit with the lead that his team held in a … Continue reading

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Game #152 signals 10 games remaining after tonight’s getaway game!

With four poor starts in a row for Josiah Gray, you have to wonder what the Washington Nationals’ strategy is here to keep extending his season. Maybe Gray puts together a great start tonight against Miami as they are not … Continue reading

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Nats win with a 7 2/3 inning gem from Josh Rogers

No, it was not Max Scherzer on the mound tonight in the 8th inning for the Washington Nationals. It was Josh Rogers who went 7 2/3 innings of 1-run baseball en route to another win on his record. A huge … Continue reading

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Game #151 is once again Mr. Rogers vs. Mr. Rogers

This time they are playing in Trevor Rogers‘ neighborhood in a rematch of last week’s Mr. Rogers vs. Mr. Rogers as the two lefties go at it again. Josh Rogers is the entertaining pitcher for the Washington Nationals. He rocks … Continue reading

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Game #150 Fedde v Luzardo for the third time!

The Washington Nationals are back in Miami for their final NL East series of this 2021 season. There will certainly be a sense of déjà vu as the two starting pitchers will face each other for the third time in … Continue reading

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Juan Soto is everything you want in an MVP

Will Smith is barely a footnote in Juan Soto‘s life. With a half-dozen HBPs in Soto’s career, Smith might be the only pitcher who has plunked the superstar intentionally though. The Braves lefty closer is just one of the 81 … Continue reading

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Game #149 Paolo Espino in a salvage game!

The Washington Nationals have 14-games remaining and must go 3-11 to avoid losing 100-games this season. Today’s game is a salvage in this series with the Rockies. Can they figure out how to score runs, take a lead, and keep … Continue reading

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Game #147 Rockies in town for the weekend!

The Washington Nationals welcome the Colorado Rockies into town for a weekend series. Both teams are kind of in the same situation in rebuilding. The Rockies play in the toughest division in baseball making their climb all the more treacherous.

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Finding new ways to lose since April 7, 2021

The Washington Nationals have found 86 excruciating ways to lose so far this season, and with 16 remaining games, there will be several more to endure. A season that started with a black cloud over the team’s head with Opening … Continue reading

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Nats get to 60 wins behind Fedde and the offense!

It was good to see the Washington Nationals excel in all facets of the game tonight en route to an 8-2 win. Let by Erick Fedde pitching the team tothe sixth inning with a lead, it was up to the … Continue reading

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