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Kelly Oubre: ‘It’s a Kill or Be Killed World. I Feel Like I Can Do a Lot of Killing’

Kelly Oubre Jr. stands firmly by his words, that he's better than a lot of players who were selected ahead of him in the NBA...

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Cakes Makes His Stand-Up Comedy Debut

The stand-up comedy debut of Sports Junkies host John ‘Cakes’ Auville. Posterity knows no bounds.


Stephen Strasburg Finds His Fastball in Return from DL

Stephen Strasburg was assertive with his high-90s fastball in his return from a 24-day stint on the disabled list.


Matt Williams Not Giving Up On Slumping Ian Desmond

In a contract year, Ian Desmond is having the worst season of his career.


Feinstein Says Karma Caught Up with Rizzo for Strasburg Shutdown

John Feinstein says Mike Rizzo’s negative karma from shutting down Strasburg is to blame for the pitcher’s struggles.


Matt Williams Doesn’t Anticipate Harper Bunting with Two Strikes Again

Nats’ manager Matt Williams doesn’t anticipate Bryce Harper making the same two-strike mistake he made against the Yankees again.


It’s Baaack… The Junkies ‘Summer Dress Party’ is Set for July 10

Plan your summers accordingly…The Junkies Annual Summer Dress party is happening Friday, July 10 at A-Town in Arlington, VA.


Losing Jockey: American Pharoah, If Challenged, Would Have Broken Secretariat’s Record

Losing Belmont jockey says American Pharoah, if challenged, would have broken Secretariat’s record.


Ageless Knuckleballer R.A. Dickey’s Success as Inconsistent as the Weather

Humidity. Weather. Endless components determine the effectiveness of R.A. Dickey’s knuckleball; inconsistency has been the only constant.


Bryce Harper Has Picked Up ‘Herbal Chew’ … Not Chewing Tobacco

That’s not chewing tobacco Bryce Harper has had wedged in his cheek all year, his manager says.

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Ramos Finally Explains ‘Buffalo’ Nickname

On Monday, Nationals C Wilson Ramos explained to The Junkies the very simple story behind the perfect nickname: the Buffalo.


Wilson Ramos Says Tanner Roark Planned to Hit Joey Votto with Pitch

Wilson Ramos says he knew Nats’ starting pitcher Tanner Roark was going to drill Joey Votto with a pitch in Sunday’s game.