Tag Archives: Washington Nationals

Hello, Stanley: The Washington Capitals Are Eastern Conference Champions

By | May 24, 2018

If I told you that at DC sports team is playing in a postseason game that doubles as the most important sporting even for any professional sports team in our nation’s capital, you’d instinctively — and correctly — tell me that there’s a 99.99% chance that something bad is going to happen.

Is Max Scherzer the best professional athlete in Washington, D.C.?

By | June 22, 2017

Just ask yourself: how many times does a big-named, high-priced player acquisition arrive in Washington, D.C., and actually live up to the billing?

Being a D.C. Sports Fan is Cruel and Usual Punishment

By | May 11, 2017

The official time of death yesterday, for what was billed as the most important night in D.C. sports in the last quarter century, was 9:38pm.

Zimm’s Corner: Glaring Struggles for the Nationals Bullpen

By | April 18, 2017

Editor’s Note: Back again for another year of his “Zimm’s Corner” monthly report on the hometown Washington Nationals, HTTD writer Patrick Rice takes an early look at the Washington Nationals’ 2017 season to date.

Zimm’s Corner: Nationals Acquire Mark Melancon

By | August 2, 2016

Editor’s Note: In his ongoing “Zimm’s Corner” monthly report on the hometown Washington Nationals, HTTD writer Patrick Rice discusses the Nats’ acquisition of pitcher/closer Mark Melancon.