Tag: MLB

May 22, 2017 Stephen Thompson No comments exist

Since May 7th, the Nationals has lost a few more games. They have faced bullpen struggles and just better teams along the way. Despite that, they still are the leaders in the NL East. Game Results vs Orioles Game 1: 4-6, L Game 2: 4-5 (12), L Game 3: 7-6, W Game 4: Postponed vs Phillies…

May 13, 2017 Dean Perretta No comments exist

    Major League Baseball has often been embroiled in a revisited – and rapidly recurring – chapter of its recent past with a dark shadow cast perennially upon substance abusing sluggers in one of the sports most notoriously beloved figures in history and A-list pop culture celebrities – Alex Rodriguez. Alex Rodriguez is a…

May 7, 2017 Stephen Thompson No comments exist

With a 21-10 record, the Nationals still have the best record in the MLB. Despite a few losses and injuries, the Nats are still primed to have an excellent few weeks. Game Results May 2nd: Loss against Arizona, 3-6 May 3rd: Win against Arizona, 2-1 May 4th: Win against Arizona, 4-2 May 5th: Win against…

May 5, 2017 Stephen Thompson No comments exist

The Washington Nationals continue to be the most dominant team in the league right now. They won two out of three games against Arizona in a three-game homestand. With a 19-9 record, the Nats also have the best road record (10-3) than any MLB team. This can be attributed to blowouts, record batting numbers, and a refreshed pitching…

May 1, 2017 Stephen Thompson No comments exist

The Washington Nationals (17-8) are on a roll. They powered through a 10-game road trip with a 9-1 record through the trip. Although dropping two games in their return home, they blew out the Mets with a 23-5 score on Sunday. Pretty impressive stretch to say the least. They will be looking to continue their dominance…

April 24, 2017 Stephen Thompson No comments exist

The Washington Nationals (13-5) have not lost a game in over a week. Their seven-game winning streak has been filled with great hitting and lights-out pitching. They enter this week winning their first six games of their 10 game road trip. Game Recaps April 18th vs ATL: W (3-1) Washington came in the 9th inning with a 3-0…

April 22, 2017 Stephen Thompson No comments exist

The Washington Nationals won their 5th straight game, beating the Mets on the road. Their 4-3 win in extra innings is their 4 straight win on their 9 game road trip. The offense started early as Bryce Harper launched a 2 run home run to center field in the 1st inning. "You either die a hero, or…

April 18, 2017 Nick Wilcox No comments exist

Starling Marte, an All-Star outfielder emerging as one of the game’s top all-around young talents, was suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball after testing positive for nandrolone. Nandrolone is the same substance that emerged during Barry Bonds 2011 perjury trial and the BALCO investigation. Marte, 23, won a Gold Glove in 2016 and batted…

April 17, 2017 Stephen Thompson No comments exist

The Washington Nationals (7-5) had a successful week past week. Playing six games, they went 4-2 and won two series in the process. Their consistent play made for some good baseball to watch. Game Recaps April 10th vs STL: W (14-6) Bryce Harper had four hits and three RBI’s as the Nats routed the Cardinals….

April 16, 2017 Stephen Thompson No comments exist

After a close loss on Saturday, the Nationals looked to close out their series against Philadelphia on Sunday afternoon. In the top of the 1st inning, Chris Hernandez homered on a 2-0 pitch to left field. Anthony Rendon’s RBI in the bottom of the first tied the game. Bryce Harper has been on a tear as of late as…