D.C. traffic on game nights might seem to indicate otherwise, but apparently the Nationals are one of the least popular teams in baseball.
Now at 25 years old, Leonys Martin has to deal with an unenviable burden: replacing Josh Hamilton in the Rangers’ lineup.
According to Tim Brown from Yahoo! Sports, the first baseman has chosen to play for the Detroit Tigers after reaching nine year deal for $214 million. The Washington Nationals were thought to be the favorites to land Fielder
Let’s take a behind-the-numbers look at the 2011 season’s dramatic penultimate contest.
I’m old enough to remember that the Texas Rangers used to be our Washington Senators, the expansion version, that is. I can never root for the Rangers, the team that was once mine and ours.