That was a weird weekend for the Washington Nationals. After taking the first two of a four game series at the San Diego Padres, the Nats lost a tight one on Saturday evening. They didn’t hit (recurring theme) and when they did they ran the bases poorly. Jordan Zimmerman got a hard luck loss — [...]
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After a good weekend in Pittsburgh and a day off yesterday, the Washington Nationals are scheduled to host the defending American League champion Detroit Tigers. Rain is forecast throughout the day, so this may be a tough one to get in.
To learn more about the Tigers, I brought in my former neighbor J.J. who moved [...]
Congratulations, we made it to Friday and so did the Washington Nationals. They split hte series with the Atlanta Braves, winning the last two behind strong pitching from Jordan Zimmermann and Dan Haren. The former is expected at this point, the latter is still winning us over. He’s got twice thrice as many wins as [...]
After a long hiatus, one of my favorite features returns — the guest prognosticator! To review, I ask people I know who are fans of the upcoming Washington Nationals opponent to talk about their team. Typically, I try to get a broad overview of both the team, the fan culture and a prediction for the [...]
The penultimate game of the 2012 Washington Redskins regular season is this Sunday in Philadelphia against the Eagles. As always, for the second meeting of the year, I bring in Chris Grovich who tweets as @scrappled to talk about his beloved Iggles. You may remember him from the 17 different blogs he’s run over the [...]
This week’s guest prognosticator is Vince Guerrieri, a newspaper editor in Northern Ohio as well as the author of Ohio Sports Trivia. He has begun writing a second book, about the Fremont-Sandusky high school rivalry. Poking around on his Web site, I saw that Vince also contributed to Tim Russert’s Wisdom of Our Fathers. He [...]
I invited a former co-worker, “DJ,” to talk about the Washington Redskins vs. Baltimore Ravens game this Sunday. I previously blogged a little about the matchup and my feelings about whether it is a rivalry, so go read that too.
Now that you are back from reading that link above, let’s get started.
WFY: How tough was [...]
Once again, Kevin McGuire has returned to answer some questions about a Philadelphia team: the Eagles are in town to take on the Washington Redskins. This season, McGuire is a local football blogger for CBS Philly.
WFY: What in the name of Marion Campbell is going on in the City of Brotherly Love?! How hot is [...]
The Washington Redskins travel to the Steel City to face the Pittsburgh Steelers for the first time in four years. Western Pennsylvania native, Sam, also known as The Maryland Bureau Chief Emeritus
WFY: I was going to make a joke about how the Redskins usually beat the Super Bowl winner in the regular season (Giants and [...]
My friend Brad Stratton is back for some more guest prognosticating about his beloved New Yorker Football Giants who play the Washington Redskins this weekend in our native New Jersey.
WFY: I guess getting swept by the Redskins last year must have really upset John Mara — he was on the committee that fined the Redskins [...]