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Nationals Nirvana: Smells Like Team Spirit

The rain began to fall, but it could not erase the atmosphere around me that willingly violated my senses. The sights, the smells and the sounds of Nationals Park– no other place like it in the world. I sucked in huge quantities of air into my lungs and enjoyed the smells of the concessions, beer, [...] Continue reading

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Nats Postgame – Another first for Kimball

Cole Kimball might be a rookie. He might have all of three days of major-league experience to his name. But the Nats’ 25-year-old reliever already gives off the cool vibe of an established veteran. Pitch three days in a row to start your career? No p… Continue reading

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Nats Soil R.A.’s Dickey And Mets Home Opener

There used to be this excellent animated show on Comedy Central called The Critic. In my mind it was the prototype for true edgy animated TV comedies like Family Guy and American Dad. In one episode there was a particular scene where these kids started beating the crap out of this poor, proper, tea cozy [...] Continue reading

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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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Nyjer Is Going To Get That Tyler Clippard Guy

The Nationals were losing to the Houston Astros this afternoon 3-2 in the inning and I felt the urge to purge so I grabbed a copy of Treasure Island and went to the shithouse where I read a little bit. I’ve read the book already, probably 233 times, but I was just starting out the [...] Continue reading

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Nats Barely Clip Mets, Rich The Mets Fan Is Sad

We call him Rich The Mets Fan. He lives down here in the swamp and we found him sitting in Section 109 (Section NQ) during one of the earlier games of Spring Training. He is a Spring Training Machine. He brings a bag full of papers, documents, print outs of pretty much every team and [...] Continue reading

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Photos From Your Sunny Wednesday Morning Nats Workout

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