Tag Archives: Harmon Killebrew

Bryce Harper in 2013 Home Run Derby; Harmon Killebrew vs. Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays in the 1960 TV version

Tonight is annual Home Run Derby as part of the All-Star Game festivities at Citi Field New Shea Stadium in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.,. Bryce Harper will be the first Washington Nationals representative in the Derby and his father, Ron, is pitching to him (The Wash. Times). 4:1 odds the high water mark of the Nats

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RIP Harmon Killebrew

Harmon Killebrew, the last great player of the original Washington Senators, died yesterday. He had announced a few days prior that he was entering hospice care. The Washington Nationals hung a “#3 KILLEBREW” jersey in the dugout on Sunday (The Early Lead, The Post). The Minnesota Twins, who Killebrew played for throughout most of his

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Looking back at the Nats – Marlins series and Harmon Killebrew

It wasn’t a great weekend for the Washington Nationals, but it ended well. After missing out on a sweep of the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night, when they blew a 5-1 lead to lose in extra innings 6 -5, the Nats continued their losing ways Friday and Saturday against the Florida Marlins. Friday night was

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