Rookie Prospects Can Mess With Your Fantasy Baseball RosterMLB has seen a lot of injuries to major stars in the last month or so, in addition to a plethora of trades. If you think those are the only things that can derail your journey to a fantasy baseball league championship, think again. Here come the rookies!
Epic Fail: Washington Nationals Collapse vs. St. Louis Cardinals In Game 5 Of NLDSThe Washington Nationals’ epic collapse, first surrendering a 6-0 lead, then giving up four runs in the ninth inning to give Game 5 of the National League Division Series to the St. Louis Cardinals, will go down as one of the worst moments in D.C. sports history.
Carpenter Pitches Cardinals Past Nationals 8-0 for 2-1 LeadTaking the mound for only the fourth time in 2012, missing a rib after surgery to cure numbness on his right side, the 37-year-old Carpenter pitched scoreless ball into the sixth inning, rookie Pete Kozma delivered a three-run homer, and the defending champion Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 8-0 Wednesday to take a 2-1 lead in their NL division series.
Washington Nationals Vs. St. Louis Cardinals: Studs And Duds In NLDSWhen the Washington Nationals and St. Louis Cardinals take the field at Nationals Park for Game 3 Wednesday, it’ll be the first time a D.C. major league baseball team has hosted a playoff game in 79 years. Who are the top performers so far in the NLDS? Studs: Ian Desmond, Michael Morse, David Freese, Carlos Beltran. Duds: Bryce Harper, Jayson Werth, Matt Holliday.
Holden & Danny: Edwin Jackson Thinks DC Could Be Long Term FitJackson joined Holden and Danny after impressive 6-inning, one earned run performance against the Phillies to discuss what the Nats have to look forward to in their first playoff run since moving to D.C.
Elfin: Strasburg Shutdown Doesn't Mean End Of Days For Washington's World Series HopesA pennant race is still new to Washington fans so the city-wide panic attack that was shared by them is forgivable after the Nats dropped four straight to Philly compounded with the news that Strasburg is down to his last few starts. But rest assured, everything will be okay.
Elfin: Nationals Ravaging The Standings Despite Being Ravaged By InjuriesThe Washington Nationals, one of the most decimated-by-injuries teams in the league with over 580 man-games missed, have still managed to maintain the 2nd largest division lead out of all 30 teams in Major League Baseball.
Nationals New Pitching Staff Settling InGio Gonzalez and Edwin Jackson are already fitting right in with the Nationals this spring.
Nationals Sign Edwin JacksonThe Washington Nationals today agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Edwin Jackson on a one-year contract.