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Game #116 Today is a new day; Carpe diem dear Nats!

Yesterdays don’t count anymore, you just learn from them and move forward. Okay, yesterday’s W/L count in the standings, but you still must move forward because you cannot change the results. Carpe diem novum translates to: Seize the new day! Part … Continue reading

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Game #112 Nats need Fedde to be the “Stopper”

The trip to Arizona was like a trip and fall as the team lost a game started by a member of the team’s “Big Four” which it had not done since June 15th when Stephen Strasburg lost to Arizona in … Continue reading

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Game #99 Better weather? Let’s try it again with Stephen Strasburg on regular schedule!

You would think Washington, D.C. was Seattle, Washington with all of the rain that has disrupted outdoor activities in the region for two summers now. Last night’s game was a wash-out, and the Nationals will go with Stephen Strasburg in … Continue reading

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Game #87 The Royals are in Washington, D.C. to play the Nationals!

The Royals are in town to face the Washington Nationals in an inter-league three game weekend series to take us to All-Star break. This is manager Dave Martinez‘s chance to put the pressure on the rest of the NL East … Continue reading

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The All-Stars for the Nationals are Anthony Rendon/Max Scherzer!

The All-Star Selection show did their dramatic reveal of the pitchers and reserves who will be part of the 2019 All-Star Game presented by Mastercard on Tuesday July 9th in Cleveland. The Nationals ended up with just two players on the … Continue reading

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For a team 3-under, the Nats are in a good spot!

Sure you want to head on a road trip with a win, but a 5-2 record in the last seven games with a sweep of the Phillies tucked into those numbers has to feel good. Those two losses were both … Continue reading

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Game #72 Third time is the charm if Mother Nature cooperates!

We hope today that Mother Nature cooperates as the Nationals will try to get a doubleheader in today. The weather forecast looks dicey once again with terms like “isolated thunderstorms” and “scattered thunderstorms”. Right now Weather.com has  a 35% chance of … Continue reading

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It’s the bullpen, stupid! Time to sign Craig Kimbrel!

An ode to James Carville who wrote “It’s the bullpen economy, stupid” as a political strategist, and he is often seen at Nationals Park as a fan of the game. The Ragin’ Cajun might agree that the Nationals problems have … Continue reading

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Game #55 First trip to Atlanta for the Nats

The schedulers at MLB cobbled together some early season matchups that never included the Nationals and Braves playing each other once in the first third of the season. Now these teams will face each other for the first time this season … Continue reading

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Game #47 Nats travel to Mets for 4 games amid manager unrest!

The rumors are swirling that the Mets could be making a change in managers before the opening to the 4-game series between their team and the Nationals that begins tonight. The Mets have not scored a run in 19 innings … Continue reading

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