Stephen Strasburg Out for the Season

|

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


Nationals Week One Grades: Starting Pitching

|

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


Washington Nationals to Hold Virtual Ring Ceremony

|

2019 World Series Champions On Sunday May, 24th, the Washington Nationals will hold a virtual ring ceremony. The ceremony will commemorate the team’s World Series championship from last season. The news, which was officially announced Tuesday, was first released on the team’s Twitter page. *ring* *ring* *ring* We’re calling to tell you we’re unveiling our […] READ MORE


Washington Nationals: Projecting the Opening Day Pitchers

|

Two factors are important when analyzing a team’s pitching: starting rotation and bullpen. There was not a bigger discrepancy in a team’s performance last year between the two than the Washington Nationals. The starting rotation had the best ERA in baseball at 3.53 but the bullpen had the worst ERA at 5.66. This led manager […] READ MORE


How Washington Nationals Championship Challenged Analytic Narrative

|

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


Arizona Diamondbacks All-Decade Team: Pitchers

|

Diamondbacks All-Decade Team: Pitching Staff The Arizona Diamondbacks All-Decade Team of the 2010s has a formidable pitching staff. Although their only awards were for defense or hitting, they still put up some impressive pitching numbers. Consequently, these choices were not always easy. Selection Criteria – Starters For starting pitchers, the four criteria are a starter’s […] READ MORE


Washington Nationals Win World Series Game 7

|

The Washington Nationals have won the World Series, defeating the Houston Astros by a score of 6-2 in Game 7. It is the first World Series Championship in franchise history, and the first title for Washington DC since the 1924 Senators. The stage was set heading into Game 7 with the road team winning each […] READ MORE