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Burnett takes small step forward

Nats reliever Sean Burnett isn’t exactly ready to throw a party for himself. His ERA is still 5.70, after all. It will take more than an Albert Pujols pop up in a big situation to reclaim his season. But there is still something to be said for baby s… Continue reading

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Nats Postgame – 5-4 loss to Phillies

 Phillies 5, Nats 4

The broken record continues to spin. The Nats managed to hit three home runs against two-time Cy Young Award winner Roy Halladay and yet didn’t come away with a Memorial Day victory at Nationals Park on Monday. Check out the… Continue reading

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Trying times for Nats reliever Sean Burnett

Last season Nats left-handed reliever Sean Burnett led a charmed life on the field. He finished with an 2.14 ERA and established himself as a go-to option for manager Jim Riggleman out of the bullpen – against hitters from either side of the plate. W… Continue reading

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Nats Spring Leftovers Part 2

The NQ said goodbye to Florida yesterday and have returned to our damp, cold subterranean in Central Virginia– which kind of sucks. Mold is all over my files, the shackles are rusted and no one fed the crocodiles in the moat so now they are belly up in a stew of swamp and their own [...] Continue reading

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Photos From Your Rip-Roaring Friday Morning Nats Workout

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Not much of a relief so far this year

Brian McNally

It was their biggest strength last season. To be honest — it might have been their only strength. But relying on a strong bullpen is often fool’s gold for any major league club.

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Santa Hearts Sean Burnett

We are getting ready to close down things here at the NQ for a few days due to the holidays. The staff is feeding the fish, putting covers over unused computer terminals and loading buckshot into the double barrel for some possible elf hunting. Certain grocery store tabloids are offering big money for evidence of [...] Continue reading

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