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Chalk Talk Notes: Matt Williams Speaks Candidly to Nats Fans

Nationals manager Matt Williams spoke candidly in front of fans, for 106.7 The Fan’s “Chalk Talk” on Monday. Here are some news and notes from the evening.


John Wall and Bradley Beal celebrate the Washington Wizards clinching a playoff berth for the first time since 2008 after beating the Boston Celtics Wednesday night. (credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

A Wild Couple Of Days In D.C. Sports

We’re used to craziness in D.C. sports, but the events that took place from Monday afternoon until Wednesday last night were pretty incredible.


Adam LaRoche #25 of the Washington Nationals celebrates at the top of the dugout with coach Randy Knorr #53 after hitting a two-run home run, his second home run of the game, against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on June 26, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. (Credit: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Randy Knorr Used Golf & Beer to Cope with Not Getting Nats Manager Job

Nats bench coach Randy Knorr told the Junkies how he reacted to hearing Matt Williams had been hired as manager, over him: “I called a couple buddies of mine and said, ‘Hey, meet me at the golf course. We’re gonna get drunk!’”


Stephen Strasburg pitches on opening day 2013. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Nats Turning To Strasburg For Fast Start Against Mets

Last season started so perfectly for the Washington Nationals. This season they’re hoping for the same — but with a different finish to the year.


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This Could Be Year That Nats Don’t Go Bust

The Nats are just too talented not to reach postseason. And in baseball, over 162 games, talent is almost always decisive.


Taylor Jordan (credit: Patrick McDermott)

Taylor Jordan States His Case

Taylor Jordan made his case to manager Matt Williams in the battle for the fifth starter spot in the Nationals rotation.


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Strasburg Named Opening Day Starter

Coming as little surprise, Stephen Strasburg will be the opening day starter for the Nationals when they face the New York Mets on March 31 at Citi Field.


Jamey Carroll (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Nats: Williams Won’t Give Up On Carroll

To say Jamey Carroll is off to a slow start this spring would be an understatement.



Get Tickets: ‘Chalk Talk’ Featuring Matt Williams

In the third installment of “Chalk Talk,” 106.7 the Fan has invited the Washington Nationals new manager Matt Williams!


Nationals manager Matt Williams speaks with the Junkies on 106.7 The Fan, in Viera, Fla. on March 7, 2014. (Credit: @Ewadd1067)

Matt Williams: Bryce Harper ‘Ready to Take That Step’

Nationals manager Matt Williams thinks Bryce Harper is primed to “take that next step” in becoming a superstar entering his third season in Major League Baseball.