Category Archives: Ross Detwiler

Nats Postgame – 2-1 win over Padres

Nats 2, Padres 1

No better way to shake off a 1-7 road trip where nerves frayed and controversy reigned than with a walk-off home run. Of course, that came after a blown save in the top of the ninth inning so it wasn’t exactly conventional. But the … Continue reading

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“Houston– Nats Still Have Problems…”

On a night where MASN was in full broadcast mode, the Potomac Nationals walked onto the field to accept their 2010 Championship Rings, rocket launches were taking place and post-game fireworks were on the schedule, you’d think the Nationals would be ready to make some sparks of their own against the Houston Astros. But no. [...] Continue reading

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The Nats Might Have Lost Ross, But You Are Charlie Sheen In My Book

Today is starter Ross Detwiler’s 25th birthday. Happy birthday, Mr. Detwiler, you old coot. I’m sure you are learning that as you advance in your years, you are aging like fine wine. Do you remember when you first came up for the Nats? You barely had a hair on your face and your eyes were [...] 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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Spring Training Season Ticket Holder Shin-Dig

Yesterday after the Nationals 5-3 victory over the New York Mets, the Nats held a special Spring Training Season Ticket Holder Party. You had to RSVP and everything. I felt like a fancy pants. Except, they almost didn’t let me in. I had my reservation and everything, but there was this guy and girl who [...] Continue reading

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Good News, Nats Can’t Lose in Nats Park In 2010 Again

It is true. They can’t. BECAUSE THIS HOUSE IS CLOSED!
For the rest of 2010 anyways. The Nationals home campaign came to an end last night as they were completely butt invaded by the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1. Starting pitcher Ross Detwiler gave up four homeruns (two were back-to-back in the first inning) and the only offense [...] Continue reading

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Remind You of 2005?

It shouldn’t.
The Nationals of 2005 were a very different animal than the Nationals of 2010. In many ways, it feels the same, and Mark Zuckerman wrote today of the last time that the Nationals were four games above .500. But on September 18, 2005, the Nationals were riding the escalator down, while our 2010 Nationals [...] Continue reading

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