In 1982 , 75 year old Luke Appling homered off of Warren Spahn in an Old Timers Game at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C.
Monthly Archives: July 2012
If you give the Nats two intentional walks in the 10th inning, you deserve to lose on wild pitch, Mets
After Tyler Clippard blew his first save of the year (wiping out Ross Detwiler’s excellent scoreless outing) the Washington Nationals had to come back against the New York Mets in the bottom of the 9th. They did, tying it at 3 (Danny Espinosa with the RBI single) but couldn’t get more. In the 10th, the
When you think about it, the Miami Marlins (previously Florida) and Colorado Rockies have been giving D.C. trouble for over 20 years now. Back in 1991, D.C. fell short to South Florida and Denver in the ’93 expansion derby. If I recall correctly, Denver had the promise of a new sales-tax funded ballpark and South
Penn Staters are facing yet another dark morning of the soul today. I don’t have high expectations that the Freeh report will result in anyone being exonerated, any opinions being changed and certainly not any healing. We’re still where we were in November: I saw a girl crying tonight. When I asked why she said: