Astros

Chris Lingebach
November 15, 2019 - 5:19 pm
Sean Doolittle of the World Series champion Nationals took to Twitter on Thursday to weigh in on the sign-stealing controversy the Houston Astros are currently embroiled in. Mike Fiers, a former pitcher for the Astros, blew the lid off this widening scandal by alleging, along their 2017...
Read More
Chris Lingebach
October 29, 2019 - 4:31 pm
The Nationals may get the small miracle they needed from Max Scherzer, who looked to reporters after throwing on the field in Houston Tuesday to say, "I'm good." Scherzer was unexpectedly scratched from his Game 5 start in Washington on Sunday with spasms in his right trapezius muscle and neck. Joe...
Read More
Brian Tinsman
October 27, 2019 - 4:55 am
On Sunday, Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer will take the ball in what could be the biggest game of his career. Instead of pitching for a championship, Scherzer will instead be tasked with stopping the bleeding against a team that has outscored the Nats 12-2 in D.C. His team is in freefall...
Read More
Brian Tinsman
October 26, 2019 - 2:04 am
The Washington Nationals' postseason winning streak was unlikely to reach 10, but they never gave themselves a chance in Game 3 of the World Series. After an electric 2-0 start to the series and triumphant return home, the Nats had a power outage at the plate and couldn't hit with runners in...
Read More
Brian Tinsman
October 24, 2019 - 1:36 am
The Washington Nationals, who couldn’t win to start the regular season, are careening through the postseason, seemingly unable to lose. Wednesday night marked the team’s eighth straight win, a streak that started in the NLDS, carried through an NLCS sweep, and has given the Nats a 2-0 lead in the...
Read More
Brian Tinsman
October 23, 2019 - 11:54 pm
Stephen Strasburg needed everything he had to not get chased in the top half of the sixth inning, delivering his 114th pitches to escape the jam with a 2-2 tie. Looking for a spark, the Nats got an offensive explosion that started off the bat of catcher Kurt Suzuki. On the 106.7 The Fan broadcast,...
Read More
Brian Tinsman
October 23, 2019 - 12:42 am
The Washington Nationals never blinked in their first game on the World Series stage. On a night when the Nats hadn’t played in a week, Max Scherzer needed 26 pitches to get through the first inning, the Nats fell behind 2-0 on the road, and the bullpen gave up a late rally, it’s hard to believe...
Read More
Brian Tinsman
October 22, 2019 - 10:33 pm
Juan Soto is the youngest player on the Washington Nationals. Gerrit Cole was one of the best pitchers in baseball this year. Who should reasonably win this matchup? If you’re Nats hitting coach Kevin Long, it’s Soto. So much so, that he guaranteed a home run for Soto off of Cole, and even...
Read More
Chris Lingebach
October 16, 2019 - 4:37 am
The Washington Nationals are going to the World Series. Let that sink in. It's a thought you would have kicked yourself for having on May 23, the low-water mark of this crazy season, when the Nationals were off to a 19-31 start and fans were calling for manager Dave Martinez's job like clockwork. (...
Read More