Category Archives: Sports

It’s time to scale back interleague play

John Keim

Detroit manager Jim Leyland no longer likes it, and he’s probably not alone. Anyone who had to endure these matchups would have to agree: Houston-Toronto, Seattle-San Diego, Los Angele… Continue reading

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Nats GM Mike Rizzo on MLB investigation

Nats general manager Mike Rizzo held a brief pregame news conference at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Friday afternoon to dispute reports that his actions immediately following a 1-0 loss to New York Mets (on Thursday afternoon) were solely under inve… Continue reading

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No Harper in D.C. this year — here’s why

Have a story up on Nats general manager Mike Rizzo telling ESPN 980 and the Washington Examiner’s Thom Loverro that phenom Bryce Harper won’t be patrolling the outfield at Nationals Park at all this season. Not a surprise, obviously – though Rizz… Continue reading

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Dibble speaks on being taken off the air in D.C. and being asked to throw at Barry Bonds

Just when you thought you’d heard the last of the Rob Dibble/Stephen Strasburg situation.

Dibble, now a Sirius-XM radio host and former Nationals color analyst & MLB reliever, appeared on the Tuesday edition of FOXSports.com’s “Barfly” program h… Continue reading

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2011 Opening Day: Braves at Nationals

Opening Day has finally come to Nationals Park.

However, spring-like temps are not in the forecast as overcast skies are surrounding the nation’s capital and the current 41 degree temperature feels more like 36 degrees with the low, but steady winds.
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