Stephen Strasburg Out for the Season

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World Series MVP Hits the IL The Washington Nationals announced a big blow to their starting rotation on Saturday. The team announced that World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg will be out for the season. Britt Ghiroli who writes for the team for The Athletic had the news first on Twitter. Stephen Strasburg has been put […] READ MORE


Mets Bats Explode In 11-6 Victory Over Nationals

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FLUSHING, NY, August 12th – The New York Mets hit three home runs and the bullpen pitched seven strong innings en route to an 11-6 victory over the Washington Nationals. Both starting pitchers were bad in this game combining to throw four and two-thirds innings giving up eight runs on 10 hits. The Mets are […] READ MORE


Nationals Week One Grades: Starting Pitching

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Just seven games into the 2020 season, the Washington Nationals weekend series with the Miami Marlins has been canceled due to 20 members of the Marlins’ organization testing positive for the coronavirus. After dropping two out of three to the New York Yankees, the Nationals stormed back to split a four-game set with the Toronto Blue […] READ MORE


How Washington Nationals Championship Challenged Analytic Narrative

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It is no secret that the Washington Nationals overcame adversity to win the the 2019 World Series. They went against the narrative that claimed their season was all but over after a 19-31 start. Going against the narrative has become a trend for the organization as evident by the way in which their team was […] READ MORE


Fantasy Baseball Spotlight: Anibal Sanchez

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Fantasy Baseball Spotlight: Anibal Sanchez Last Word on Baseball is back again with another fantasy baseball spotlight. This week the light shines on Anibal Sanchez of the newly-minted, first-time National League Champion Washington Nationals. Has the 35-year-old pitched himself back into fantasy relevancy? After years of decline, the past two seasons have been another story. Up […] READ MORE



Detroit Tigers Send Anibal Sanchez to Triple-A Toledo

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The Detroit Tigers announced on Monday that Anibal Sanchez has been demoted to Triple-A Toledo, while reliever Warwick Saupold was called up to replace his spot in the bullpen. The move, which can’t be too surprising given how Sanchez has thrown for the last few years in a Tigers uniform, shows a lot about who […] READ MORE


Detroit Tigers-Kansas City Royals Series Preview

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It appears that the Kansas City Royals merely ran out of options in the bullpen Wednesday night as the New York Yankees were able to squeeze out a 5-4 win. The Royals were the hottest team in the majors, winning 18 of 22 before suffering back-to-back losses to the Yankees in extra innings. Detroit Tigers-Kansas City Royals Series Preview Kansas […] READ MORE