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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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Battle Of The Beltways 6/17 Photo Buffet

(*John Wall of the NBA Washington Wizards throwing out the first pitch)
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Riggleman and Marquis Get A Pankin’

Yeah, Jim, I’d look a little glum too if I got screwed over like you and Jason Marquis did. Usually I’d bust your balls about your managerial skills or your substitutions, but tonight you and I are on the same page, pal. What happened to you and Marquis is bulls**t. Nationals.com reports the MLB has [...] Continue reading

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Rookie Espinosa learning the ropes

His Nationals teammates insist that second baseman Danny Espinosa is flying under the radar around Major League Baseball. If the 24-year-old keeps this up that won’t continue much longer. Despite a .217 batting average, Espinosa is doing plenty right… Continue reading

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Nats Postgame – 10-2 win over Phillies

Nats 10, Phillies 2

Maybe they should have a meeting every day. Just after batting practice ended, Mike Wallace – the clubhouse manager at Nationals Park – yelled for media and any assorted guests and visitors to clear the room. The Nats had busin… Continue reading

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Nats Postgame – 8-4 win over Marlins

Nats 8, Marlins 4

Some postgame thoughts from the Nats’ first victory of the homestand, which concludes with a brief two-game series against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday and Tuesday. Washington’s offense has been in dire straits early in 2011…. Continue reading

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Your Nationals Dispatch: America Has Mysterious Swagger Today Edition

Well, today is certainly a day of days. After finally getting over a cold and taking this weekend off to relax and rejuvenate, the NQ is finally back online on Monday. I knew it was going to be a big deal, but I didn’t know how big until I turned on the TV this morning [...] Continue reading

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It’s Too Early In The Season To Massage Nats Corns And Toe Jam

This past weekend was absolutely pleasant. The NQ was feeling a little burned out after camping for 18-games of Spring Training in Florida and then shooting up the right coast to attend one Opening Day game in D.C. so we did what anyone would do to relax– we went camping. Again. We spent two days [...] Continue reading

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Photos From Your HEY IT’S ZIMMERMAN! Nats Tuesday Workout

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Nats Get Cat Scratched By The Kittens

Lord, it was a hot one today. The Space Coast digital thermometer peaked at 76 78 80 degrees and the sun was unmerciful. My skin looks like– gator jerky and feels on fire. It would have all been made worth it if the Nats were as equally unmerciful to the visiting Detroit Tigers, but sadly [...] Continue reading

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