Category Archives: InGame

Game #101 is cancelled due to COVID

Dugouts are small spaces. Trea Turner was put on the COVID list yesterday officially by the Washington Nationals. Good luck with contact tracing. Tonight’s game has been postponed against the Phillies. Worse than that is the contact tracing to see … Continue reading

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Game #100 Nats were hoping to be playing the role of spoilers!

After another gut-punch loss last night, the Washington Nationals are now 8.5 games out of first place and in the shadows of a team being in full fire-sale mode. Do I agree that there should be a fire-sale? No, I … Continue reading

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Game #99 Nats can now play the role of spoiler

With almost all hope of the postseason gone, the Washington Nationals are 8.0 games out of first place. The team will start re-tooling with an eye on the future. That came early this year. A bust. For the rest of … Continue reading

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Game #98 Nats wrap-up Baltimore series!

The Washington Nationals had a must-win series set to dominate the last place Orioles this weekend, and the reverse happened. The Nats are done with Baltimore this season after this game goes final. The Nats swept the O’s in D.C. … Continue reading

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Game #97 Scherzer scratched; Lester in!

About an hour before first pitch, we learned that starting Max Scherzer was scratched due to a sore tricep in an injury he sustained he claimed during batting practice. Who knows what to think about this just six days before … Continue reading

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Game #96 The Nats have 3 in Baltimore

This series was once known as the “Battle of the Beltways” when the Orioles were good, and that has not been often in the last 16 years. When the team from Washington, D.C. came into existence, the Washington Nationals fans … Continue reading

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Game #95 before the Nats head up north on I-95.

The streaky Washington Nationals are taking advantage of their schedule and will try to sweep the Marlins today before a day-off tomorrow and a weekend series against the team from Baltimore. This game will end this 6-game homestand, and a … Continue reading

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Game #94 Nats players are showing some urgency!

Baseball is a game that often defies logic. Last night was the easiest win of the season for the Washington Nationals in a blowout game. Te final margin of victory eclipsed the 15-run win earlier this season against the Diamondbacks. … Continue reading

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Game #93 The 70 game sprint to the finish starts now!

The Washington Nationals have entered the final 70-games of the 2021 regular season.  With 43-wins in the first 92 games, the team must go 47-23 in the final 70-games to reach 90 wins. But it might not take 90 to … Continue reading

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Game #92 Nats mired in a 6-game losing streak and hopes are fading fast!

The Washington Nationals’ hole was dug deeper as the losing streak is now at a 6-game losing streak with Max Scherzer on the mound as the stopper. Last night, Patrick Corbin, was on the mound, rested but not ready. He … Continue reading

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