What we learned: July 21, 2014


Today's lessons include a healthy team, the true price of a reliever, and short starts.

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Colts star crashes practice in Joliet


Every NFL player got their start in HS. Some were stars, some had just discovered the game. Now, six of them are going back to lend a surprise hand.

Williams on Span: "He catches everything in CF."


Washington Nationals' leadoff man Denard Span has hits in 12 of 13 games in July and he's tied for 5th in the majors in multi-hit games after last night's 2 for 5 performance in the Nats' 8-3 win...

Game 95 WPA: Flipside. Nats 8, MIL 3


This game was a lot like last night's, except it all turned out better.

Nationals 8-3 over Brewers: Garza rocked in D.C.


The Washington Nationals knocked Milwaukee Brewers' right-hander Matt Garza out after the veteran starter recorded just one out and cruised to an 8-3 win in the second game of the three-game...

Nats' lineup + Storen/Stammen's gloves, Span play


Some random reading from last night's game with Matt Williams discussing the umpires cutting the long laces on Washington Nationals' relievers Drew Storen and Craig Stammen's gloves and the odd...

Bryce Harper's new stance, new hairdo, new start?


Washington Nationals' slugger Bryce Harper was 3 for 4 with a home run in last night's loss to the Milwaukee Brewers and the 21-year-old outfielder's new stance at the plate had all of NatsTown...

Strasburg on increased velo, loss to Brewers...


Washington Nationals' right-hander Stephen Strasburg gave up two solo home runs early in last night's loss, but Nats' skipper Matt Williams said it was the two-out, two-run single by Aramis Ramirez...

Doubledays Update: Drew Van Orden in Auburn


The Washington Nationals selected Drew Van Orden in the 5th Round of the 2014 Draft. The 22-year-old right-hander out of Duke talked about working on his mechanics, facing Carlos Rodon, who went...

Game 94 WPA: Trim! Nats 2, MIL 4


Okay outing, okay hitting, terrible BABIP and sequencing. Stupid Nats, BE LUCKIER!!

Brewers 4-2 over Nationals in second half opener


Scooter Gennett and Khris Davis hit home runs off Washington Nationals' starter Stephen Strasburg when they faced the right-hander last month and they took the Nats' starter deep again tonight in a...

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