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If that actually motivates the team, it's worse than I thought.
Commented on Matt Williams on Nationals' 8-0 loss to Cardinals: "Probably the worst one we've played." on Apr 18 2014, 10:47a
Also, it's better than when we couldn't beat the Marlins even when they stunk.
Commented on Matt Williams on Nationals' 8-0 loss to Cardinals: "Probably the worst one we've played." on Apr 18 2014, 10:29a - 1 reply
Here's my last say on the topic of our woes against the Braves and Cards for a while:
Commented on Matt Williams on Nationals' 8-0 loss to Cardinals: "Probably the worst one we've played." on Apr 18 2014, 10:26a - 1 reply
As much as I've complained tonight, I'm thankful that Major League Baseball is being played 30 minutes down the road.
Commented on Cardinals 8-0 over Nationals: Adam Wainwright with complete game shutout in D.C. on Apr 17 2014, 11:32p
The failtastic fail train of fail must be taken out of service immediately!
Commented on Game 16 WPA: At least it was a cold night! Nats 0, SCA 8 on Apr 17 2014, 11:26p
To me it's relevant when it's the continuation of a pattern.
Commented on Cardinals 8-0 over Nationals: Adam Wainwright with complete game shutout in D.C. on Apr 17 2014, 11:23p
If they were 5 games under .500 against these teams, I'd agree with you.
Commented on Cardinals 8-0 over Nationals: Adam Wainwright with complete game shutout in D.C. on Apr 17 2014, 11:06p - 2 replies
If this kind of play against good teams continues the entire season,
Commented on Cardinals 8-0 over Nationals: Adam Wainwright with complete game shutout in D.C. on Apr 17 2014, 11:00p
Is there just a critical mass of players on this team missing something mentally?
Commented on Cardinals 8-0 over Nationals: Adam Wainwright with complete game shutout in D.C. on Apr 17 2014, 10:50p - 1 reply
Just got back, and it was painful to watch.
Commented on Cardinals 8-0 over Nationals: Adam Wainwright with complete game shutout in D.C. on Apr 17 2014, 10:41p - 1 reply
We'll be heading ou soon, too.
Commented on Nationals' lineup for first of four with St. Louis Cardinals on Apr 17 2014, 4:20p - 1 reply
I was a little doomish when I first got on, but it wasn't long before Werth tied it.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 15 of 162 on Apr 16 2014, 9:54p
Except for division clinching ones.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 15 of 162 on Apr 16 2014, 9:51p
Sweet as any win against a second division team can be.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 15 of 162 on Apr 16 2014, 9:49p - 1 reply
He's never gonna completely stop that.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 15 of 162 on Apr 16 2014, 9:25p - 1 reply
Ya know, I still don't think too much of our chances tomorrow.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 15 of 162 on Apr 16 2014, 9:24p
I've got Roark, and wins do count for us. Just sayin'; no pressure, Tanner.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 15 of 162 on Apr 16 2014, 8:44p
We're a keeper league, so he's tied up for 2 bucks for another year or two for someone else.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 15 of 162 on Apr 16 2014, 8:39p
The hitting is definitely better this year, despite the shutdowns like last night and Sunday.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 15 of 162 on Apr 16 2014, 8:37p
With Jordan pitching tomorrow, I've probably never been less excited to go to a game.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 15 of 162 on Apr 16 2014, 8:09p
I'm not convinced Strasburg is at full strength.
Commented on Marlins 11-2 over Nationals: Stephen Strasburg struggles on the mound in Miami on Apr 16 2014, 12:04p
I have a confession; it's my fault.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 9:37p
After last year, it would be easy to believe that this is just a team that periodically checks out mentally.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 9:15p
We won the season series against the Reds, and the 15-0 game only counted as one loss.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 9:08p - 1 reply
As long as it's put like that, I don't see it as trolling.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 9:03p
Overall they've hit a lot more,
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 9:00p
I think Boswell was right on when he said this team needs to emphasize fundamentals and not worry about being aggressive.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 8:57p - 1 reply
I may be imagining things, but Stammen sure seems to issue more than his share of 4 pitch walks.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 8:55p
I don't think he's been so hot against the Braves either.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 8:53p
Koehler has looked pretty good his last 3 starts against us going back to last year.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 8:51p
This is one of those games where you just hope the bullpen doesn't get worked too hard,
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 8:43p
I can see suggesting a DL stint as a possibility, but sending him down?
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 8:35p
Yeah, that's why I said he may not be at full strength.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 8:30p
One bad start, no problem.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 8:23p - 1 reply
I just got back after watching some of the game at a sports bar.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 14 of 162 on Apr 15 2014, 8:19p
Got it. There weren't many Fish fans in the picture.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 13 of 162 on Apr 14 2014, 10:01p
Marlins fans.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 13 of 162 on Apr 14 2014, 9:58p - 1 reply
Just read on Facebook that a friend of mine caught a foul ball reaching over 3 seats and holding ice cream.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 13 of 162 on Apr 14 2014, 9:57p - 1 reply
Fortunately missed Saturday's and Sunday's games due to my wife's birthday and a fantasy draft.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 13 of 162 on Apr 14 2014, 8:51p - 1 reply
If we can stay close until the injured guys start coming back, we can probably be playing ball in October.
Commented on Game 12 WPA: The Crisis. Nats 2, RFB 10 on Apr 13 2014, 7:49p - 1 reply
Today was my fantasy draft, and I'm glad I missed the game.
Commented on Nationals drop 10-2 decision to Braves, get swept in Turner Field on Apr 13 2014, 7:19p
I look forward to finishing 8-2 this year, with 8-2 actually being good enough to wrap up the division.
Commented on Braves 7-6 over Nationals in 10 on Justin Upton's walk-off single on Apr 11 2014, 11:46p
I'll be glad if 7-8 of them are Nats wins.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 11:38p - 1 reply
Not finding ways to win is a better way to put it.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 11:35p - 1 reply
You can't troll if you leave.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 11:33p
Why can't we beat these guys?
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 11:31p - 2 replies
True.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 11:19p
Man, our BP is getting taxed.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 11:17p - 1 reply
I hope Drew can choke like this more often.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 11:03p
As much I dislike it, I don't think a ban would be enforceable.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 10:59p - 1 reply
Why couldn't Kimbrel be off against us instead of the Mets?
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 10:52p - 1 reply
We did beat Kimbrel late last year.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 10:46p - 1 reply
Maybe the last couple of years he hasn't been.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 10:43p
He usually has periods where he's sloppy.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 10:40p - 1 reply
What's wrong with Clip?
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 10:39p - 1 reply
2nd vs. 3rd ended up not making a difference.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 10:30p
But with the DP I can overlook it.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 10:19p
Walk Upton for the first time this season?
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 10:16p
Most of the team would have scored.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 10:13p
Looks like Span could use another day off.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 9:49p
Break the curse, Aaron.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 9:36p
Eventually someone was going to get to Barrett.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 9:31p
Bad umpiring happens.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 9:18p
What did you say?
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 9:11p
Man, it looks like Span periodically forgets what makes him successful.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 9:04p - 1 reply
Wish Simmons wasn't hurt.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:58p
Not to mention burning a PH early.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:57p
Also, we can hope the top of the order gets something going.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:52p
I can see both sides. Managers get second guessed either way on situations like this.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:51p - 1 reply
However this inning ends up, it's good to see hits strung together like this.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:48p
For some, if a player's young, good, and doesn't play for your team it's enough.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:43p
Says JZimm.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:42p
Hopefully we can put together a string of games where our starters have it.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:36p
He just doesn't have it tonight.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:32p - 1 reply
I could go with that if they had played well against good teams when they got hot.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:30p
If we come back to win this one, I'll take back what I said.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:20p - 1 reply
We definitely need 5 from him.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:14p
This just isn't the same team against contenders.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:13p - 1 reply
It's looking like making him go so long may have been a mistake.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:07p
Two HBP already.
Commented on Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves: GameThread 10 of 162 on Apr 11 2014, 8:04p
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