Author Archives: Stephen G. "Ghost" Mears

Max Scherzer is the stopper and delivers the win!

The Washington Nationals needed to end a 2-game skid, and Max Scherzer delivered with a 7-inning 2-run performance that finished with one in the “W” column. Scherzer exited with a 5-2 lead, and his offense gave him two more runs … Continue reading

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Game #69 Max Scherzer enters as the stopper!

Yesterday, the Nationals just lost another opening game to a series where their record is 7-16 (.304 winning percentage) in those first games of new series. That is much improved from where it was a month ago. But today a … Continue reading

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The Nats were not no-hit but lose 5-0; Rosenthal 1-2-3 9th!

This game never really seemed close as the Diamondbacks jumped on Nationals starter Erick Fedde early in this one as Fedde struggled with his command. To make matters worse, the Nationals offense did not get a hit until the 7th … Continue reading

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Game #68 Another four-game series for the Nats!

One of the bright spots for the Nationals has certainly been Erick Fedde who joined the Nationals rotation on May 21st and has pitched well at Nationals Park with a 0.00 ERA. He will face the Diamondbacks today to start … Continue reading

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Patrick Corbin falls apart again for the Nats giving up 7 runs!

If you thought Patrick Corbin would work his way out of his funk, it did not happen for the third straight game and four of his last five games as Corbin gave up seven runs in this game including a … Continue reading

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Game #67 Patrick Corbin must get back on track!

The Nationals are quite possibly the hottest team in baseball over the last 18 days. The team is 12-4 in that span, and the Nationals have not had a starting pitcher lose a game since May 19th — except for Patrick … Continue reading

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Anibal Sanchez with the win as Trea Turner keys the offense!

In this game, Anibal Sanchez rolled and delivered a 1-run 6.0 inning performance, and the offense erupted for 12-runs with all spots in the line-up with at least one hit. Trea Turner was the offensive star as he was just … Continue reading

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Game #66 Anibal Sanchez back in an AL Central city!

It was May 4th when the Nationals had just scored 4-runs in the 8th inning to turn a loss into a win against the Phillies, and the team moved to 4 games under .500. The Nationals are in a similar … Continue reading

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Strasburg gives up 1-run while his teammates smash 4 consecutive HRs for the win!

The Nationals needed some run support behind Stephen Strasburg and they got just that in the top of the 8th inning with four consecutive solo home runs to take the game from a 1-1 deadlock to a 5-1 lead and … Continue reading

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Game #65 Strasburg’s 10th season begins today in his hometown!

Today is the first day of Stephen Strasburg’s 10th MLB season, and he starts today’s where it all began for him in his hometown of San Diego. Yesterday marked his 9th anniversary of his much anticipated MLB debut on 6/8/2010 … Continue reading

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