Category Archives: Up With (Young) People

Drew Storen > Aaron Crow

Erstwhile never-quite-a-Nat Aaron Crow was just named Kansas City’s pitcher of the month for April. The lefty reliever worked 12 1/3 scoreless innings, striking out 11 and stranding all 10 runners he inherited. That’s nice work for a setup man, no doub… Continue reading

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Shows What I Know

“[W]e ain’t getting Wilson Ramos for Capps…” – July 28, 2010Yeah, about that… I’m a dumbass. The formal announcement is still pending, but Woo Hoo!Here’s a little background on Wilson Ramos, courtesy of Baseball America. Aaron Gleeman, who knows T… Continue reading

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POWer Pitching

12.1 innings, 3 earned runs, 5 walks, 22 strikeouts, 2 wins. Apparently, those numbers get you noticed. National League Player of the Week. Sports Illustrated cover boy. Topic of discussion from FanHouse to San Fran.Oh sure, now folks want to have an… Continue reading

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Kasten: Harper in DC by 2013

Stan speaks, sans translatorOn Saturday Nationals’ President Stan Kasten spoke to fans (and 20-odd bloggers) before the Nats-Reds game. He covered a range of topics from the Philly Phan Invasion to Strasburg-mania. He also touched briefly on Bryce Harp… Continue reading

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Hook, Line, Sinker

What has six thumbs and three tickets to the June 4th game against the Reds? These guys! I don’t blame the Nats. Like Needham says, they bent over backwards not to say anything about when Jeezus will be incarnating in DC. (Contrarywise, seems like the… Continue reading

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