Author Archives: DonH

It’s An Asterisk Season; Outside the Box Scheduling

Update. So do MLB Execs read TalkNats? Inquiring minds would like to know. Bob Nightengale wrote this article MLB discussing plan to start season in late June, playing in home stadiums with realigned league and it looks pretty similar to what … Continue reading

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Win the World Series; Open the Season at Home

Seems like a no-brainer, right? A team that wins the World Series should get to open the next season in their home ballpark, not on the road. Well, if the season had gone as planned, the World Series Champion Washington … Continue reading

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Never Let A Serious Crisis Go To Waste – Lets Change The Rules

Rahm Emanuel was famously quoted as saying: “You never let a serious crisis go to waste. And what I mean by that it’s an opportunity to do things you think you could not do before.” The quote is all I’ll … Continue reading

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Anthony Rendon: To Extend, or Not To Extend; That is the Question!

We have a great third basemen; among the best in the game, and his name is Anthony Rendon of the Washington Nationals. He is going to be a free agent if he is not locked by the end of October … Continue reading

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Memo to Ted Lerner: Make One More Offer to Bryce Harper

It has been a while since I’ve written a post here. I am tired of waiting out the Bryce Harper drama. Just like I was when I wrote An urgent request from Nats fans to Mike Rizzo & the Lerners: Fire … Continue reading

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Game #161 – Scherzer pursuing CY and Nats Trying to Tie Record for Most Wins (98)

Tonight is Max Scherzer’s night to shine against a Pittsburgh Pirates team he was an out away from a perfect game in 2015 until a hit-by-pitch changed it to a no-hitter — the first no-no of his illustrious career. Scherzer … Continue reading

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Pitch Talks Coming to DC on May 1

Pitch Talks is a live speaker series on baseball, bringing together real fans, and some of the brightest minds in baseball for Q&A events in bars & rock clubs around many MLB cities. The Washington, D.C. event will be on the … Continue reading

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Talk Nats Ticket Exchange

A number of Talk Nats commenters (as well as writers) are season ticket owners. In the comments for #Nats stay home for Cardinals: Leake and Gio Gonzalez to start, Drazthegr8 mentioned the idea of the Talk Nats community creating a … Continue reading

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Bryce Harper – A National for Life?

There has been much debate lately regarding Bryce Harper here at TalkNats: Who is the real Bryce – the 2015 or the 2016 Bryce? Do you wait on negotiating an extension? Do you try trade him this off-season or next? … Continue reading

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7 Games Left and Counting Down to the #Nats in the Post-Season

Time to update our post from last week, 13 Games Left and Counting Down to the #Nats in the Post-Season. The Nationals have clinched the NL East and now the focus needs to be home field advantage for the National … Continue reading

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