Category Archives: Derek Norris

Good times rolling in Nats Town

Nats 7, Cardinals 4

Admit it. You’re getting a little giddy now. You fill out possible 2012 rotations with “Strasburg” penciled in. You find a spot on the field for top draft pick Anthony Rendon, who you’re sure will be an on-base machine. Bry… Continue reading

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Nats Postgame – 2-1 loss to Padres

Padres 2, Nats 1

The offensive struggles continue for Washington, which has scored three runs or less in eight of its last 13 games. Not going to win many games that way. Check out the details from Saturday’s defeat in our game story here.

Some int… Continue reading

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Derek Norris Doesn’t Care How Many Rings You Have

So I was standing near the concourse of Space Coast Stadium near the main gate this morning and in walks these two Yankee chicks. They had to be either seniors in high school or college freshman. They came in loud, one wearing a Yank shirt advertising how many rings they won, the other wearing a [...] Continue reading

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Top 5: Players in Nats’ 2007 draft class

Brian McNally

It was supposed to be the draft that stockpiled the Nationals’ farm system and produced multiple star players within five years. The 2007 draft didn’t quite work out as planned for… Continue reading

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The Nats Will Rise Again Though The NQ Might Not

The NQ didn’t make the trek out to Jupiter today because that wasn’t part of our plans, but also because we had to secure everything at our campsite because we have new neighbors. Overnight, a wretched band of rednecks moved not too far away from where I am writing this now. They are everything you [...] Continue reading

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It isn’t too soon to walk the walk

Brian McNally

Well, they didn’t send him to Arizona to keep the bat on his shoulder.

Nationals super-prospect Bryce Harper has played in three games so far in the Arizona Fall League. Allowed t… Continue reading

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