Author Archives: Patrick Reddington

Washington Nationals Become The ’36 Senators Tonight Against The San Diego Padres.

The 32nd President of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt, threw out the Ceremonial First Pitch that officially started the Washington Senators’ 1936 season on April 14th that year, before a game against the New York Yankees… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals’ 2-1 Over San Diego Padres On Michael Morse’s Two-Run HR.

• Tonight’s Top 5: 
5. He Went, Sorry: Nats’ second. San Diego Padres’ starter Mat Latos should have struck Michael Morse out with an 0-2 slider, but a check swing that went too far for sure was not ruled a strike on ap… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals At San Diego Padres: GameThread 64 Of 162.

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Washington Nationals @ San Diego Padres
Friday, Jun 10, 2011, 10:05 PM EDT Petco Park
Jason Marquis vs Mat Latos
Mostly cloudy. Winds blowing in from left field at 10-15 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 65…. Continue reading

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Washington Nationals: Friday Roster Notes. Ryan Mattheus’ Contract Purchased. Ryan Zimmerman To Triple-A Syracuse.

According to several reports this afternoon, (the first I saw by the Washington Times’ Amanda Comak) the Washington Nationals have purchased the contract of RHP Ryan Mattheus from Triple-A Syracuse. No corresponding move has been… Continue reading

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Wire Taps: Washington Nationals’ Jason Marquis vs The Padres’ Mat Latos Tonight In PETCO Park.

• Programming Notes: Nats’ right-hander Livan Hernadnez wasn’t able to win in PETCO last night, and he’s now (0-6) in 9 starts in the Padres’ home. The Nationals have now dropped five of eight on the 11-game road trip which ends … Continue reading

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Washington Nationals Drop 7-3 Decision To San Diego Padres, Anthony Rizzo Triples In MLB Debut.

The first game of four that Washington will play in San Diego this weekend essentially ended eleven pitches in when Padres’ third baseman Chase Headley connected with an 82 mph sinking “fastball” belt high and outside from the Nationa… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals At San Diego Padres: GameThread 63 Of 162.

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Washington Nationals @ San Diego Padres
Thursday, Jun 9, 2011, 10:05 PM EDT Petco Park
Livan Hernandez vs Aaron Harang
Partly cloudy. Winds blowing in from left field at 10-15 m.p.h. Game time temperature arou… Continue reading

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Quick Washington Nationals/San Diego Padres Preview: Livan In PETCO, Werth, Espinosa In Lineup.

• Livan? Winless At PETCO?: Tonight’s Nats’ starter Livan Hernandez has never won a game in PETCO Park, (0-5) with a 5.44 ERA in 8 starts at the San Diego Padres’ home park. The right-hander is winless in his last seven starts, g… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals Gamble With A Gambler, 2011 MLB Draft Pick Matt Purke.

The folks running the Texas Christian University Horned Frogs’ Twitter account (@TCU) issued a quick tweeted mea culpa this morning, apologizing for the wording of a previous message which congratulated the Washington Nation… Continue reading

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Wire Taps: Washington Nationals 2011 MLB Draft Reactions, Livan Hernandez In San Diego.

• Programming Notes: The Washington Nationals dropped two of three in San Francisco, now they’re in San Diego to start a four-game series with the Padres. 10:05 pm EDT tonight, another late night for Nats fans, but Livan Hernande… Continue reading

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