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In the second inning of the New York Mets-Washington Nationals tilt on Sunday, Nats pitcher Taylor Jordan fouled a ball off during his at-bat. The ball caromed off the dirt and bounced up, straight into his man parts. As The Big Lead reports, neither broadcast crew apparently commented upon how the ball had made an [...]The post Fan takes photo of precise moment Nationals pitcher fouls ball off his crotch (pic) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.

Watch Ryan Zimmerman's bat trick

Oh sure, the Nats may have lost Tuesday night, but watch the Vine above (by @recordsANDradio) of Ryan Zimmerman performing a neat trick with his bat after the ball bounced off the plate. Befriend Nats Enquirer on Facebook. Follow on Twitter. Related articles Video: Ryan Zimmerman's walk-off home run A fan in a Ryan Zimmerman shirt caught Ryan Zimmerman's...

Pete Rose: Bryce Harper plays recklessly

Bryce Harper has yet to play two full seasons with the Washington Nationals, but he has already been injured several times. While it’s too early to say that Harper is injury prone, it’s obvious his style of play leaves him susceptible to twists and collisions that other players might not have to worry about. It [...]

Pete Rose: Harper 'plays recklessly'

The man who lit up Ray Fosse in the 1970 All-Star game says that Nats phenom Bryce Harper needs to play under more control if he wants to have a long career in MLB. 

Video: Wilson Ramos hits grand slam, takes curtain call

"That’s the team I want to see." (Wilson Ramos, via Washington Times, 7/28/2013) Nationals 14, Mets 1: Who are these guys? After Game 1 on Friday, did anyone see this coming? Up above, video of Wilson Ramos clubbing his third inning grand slam. Onward and upward? (Screencap via MASN/ video) Befriend Nats Enquirer on Facebook. Follow on Twitter.

Strasburg: "I felt like there wasn't much room for error, so I had to go right after him."

"I felt like there wasn't much room for error, so I had to go right after him." (Stephen Strasburg, via postgame interview/MASN, 7/30/2013) Tigers 5, Nationals 1: Death, taxes, no run support for Stephen Strasburg, and Anibal BLEEPING Sanchez straight dominating the Nats. Strasburg (7 IP, 6 H, 5 R, 3 BB, 7 K, 1 HR, 98 pitches) couldn't afford to give...

Washington Nationals ‘Zimharpanmos’ jersey is best of the worst custom jersey ever

A Washington Nationals fan was spotted wearing this jersey with the names of four Nationals players on the back of his custom jersey (Ryan Zimmerman, Bryce Harper, Denard Span and Wilson Ramos). Not only that, the No. 6 jersey belongs to Anthony Rendon. This is one way to give all your favorite players their love all at the same time. It would be way more interesting if this guy...

This Is What It Looks Like When A Nationals Fan Combines His Five Favorite Players On One Customized Jersey

Talk about indecisive – this Nationals fan couldn’t decide which player’s jersey to buy from his favorite team so instead he decided to make a custom one combining his five favorite players onto one jersey. ZIM = Ryan Zimmerman. HARP = Bryce Harper. AN = Denard Span. MOS = Actor John Amos Wilson Ramos 6 = Anthony Rendon (Rendon’s jersey number) And, finally, in summary:...

Ryan Zimmerman's bat trick is hypnotic

Ryan Zimmerman's bat trick (that's right Gary - Ryan, not George) is cool. [BWO FTW] **Follow us on Twitter, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return to us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.

Nats Lose Opener To Tigers, Strasburg Gives Up First Grand Slam

The Nationals got on the board early, which gave fans hope that the team was going to keep up their positive momentum from the weekend series and a 14-1 win in their last game. But it wasn’t to be. The Nats lost 5-1, and Stephen Strasburg continued to get no run support. As my Nats Talk On The Go co-host Craig tweeted, Strasburg has the worst run support in the National League...

Nats Swept, Season Hangs In Balance

The Nationals were swept in a two-game series against the Tigers today in a 11-1 loss in the Motor City. Gio Gonzalez gave up 10 earned runs and 11 hits in just three and two-thirds innings on the way to the route. The Braves are scheduled to play tonight, but before that happens, the Nats are 10.5 games behind them in the division and seven games out of the NL Wild Card spot...

Brad Lidge to sign one-day contract to retire in Phillies uniform

Brad Lidge spent four seasons with the Philadelphia Phillies. On Thursday the former Phillies closer will sign a one-day contract to retire as a member of the team. Lidge, 36, announced in December that he planned to retire. Retired closer Brad Lidge will sign a 1-day contract Thursday with the #Phillies and retire in their uniform, throwing out 1st pitch Thu. — Bob Nightengale...

Fantasy Baseball Advice: Three Up for Week Eighteen

With seventeen full weeks of the 2013 season in the books, today RotoBaller casts a critical eye on three players who are on the rise heading into Week 18: 1) Jayson Werth (OF, WAS): Even at the time the Nats signed Werth to a 7-year $126M, deal the consensus was that Werth couldn’t possibly play [...]

Nationals-Tigers Preview

Stephen Strasburg made a huge impression in his first appearance in a big-league uniform in spring training three years ago by striking out Miguel Cabrera. Those two will finally meet when it counts Tuesday night. The Washington Nationals starter has never faced Cabrera or the Detroit Tigers in the regular season heading into the opener of this two-game set at Comerica Park. Strasburg...

Nationals 14, Mets 1

Wilson Ramos hit a grand slam and rookie right-hander Taylor Jordan had six strong innings for his first major league win to lead the Washington Nationals to a 14-1 rout of the New York Mets on Sunday. The Nationals won their third game in a row and fourth in five to salvage a tumultuous 11-game homestand. They lost the first six games after the All-Star break, fired hitting coach...
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