Found April 10, 2013 on
What an interesting game that was yesterday. Anything that could happen did and I am almost afraid to see what today bring.
Gavin Floyd is the starting pitcher and with the injury to Gordon Beckham I have no clue what the lineup will be for the game. The batters hit a large amount of foul balls, putting the pitchers on both side through a real workout.
My link is fired up so Cinch it up and hunker down and let’s win this thing. Have a delay in the game starting, so as soon as I have info, will fill you in. (Umpires stuck in traffic)
First Inning - Alejandro De Aza, Jeff Keppinger (single to center) Alex Rios (double) Adam Dunn
(grounded to first,Keppinger scored) Paul Konerko. Score 1 – 0 SOX
Second Inning - Alexei Ramirez, Conor Gillaspie, Tyler Flowers,
* 1 – 0 White Sox
Third Inning – Gavin Floyd, back to the top with De Aza, Keppinger
* No change in score
Fourth Inning – Rios (single) ,Dunn, Konerko (single) Ramirez
Nationals – home run, run sco
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
A group of Washington Nationals fans are so intent to put an end to people in the stands at Nationals Park doing "The Wave" they have created a flier.
On a night when Gavin Floyd had great stuff to start with (he had allowed only an Ian Desmond double to this point), Bryce Harper was waiting in the weeds.
What follows in the video is his fourth home run of the season, and 26th of his career. It tied the game at 1-1 in a game the Nationals would eventually win 5-2.
When you look at Harper, he doesn’t look like a guy who has...
WE'RE TALKING ABOUT TRAFFIC
The White Sox-Nationals game was delayed because umpires were stuck in traffic. Or at least that's what they told everyone.
The Presidents race at Tuesday night's Washington Nationals game was turned into a shameless plug for the HBO series "Veep" as a 10-foot likeness of lead actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus was teamed with Teddy Roosevelt for the three-team relay race.
Louis-Dreyfus plays United States Vice President Selina Meyer in the series, and a likeness of Meyer was sent to the game...
Too bad there's no DH in the NL, eh?
Seems like only yesterday Adam Dunn was wearing a "Natinals" jersey and pleading for fans to save the baby oysters in the Bay and welcoming rookies to the Big Leagues, and sneaking up to talk to Bob Uecker in the Brewers radio booth, and, of course, hitting bombs.
Raise your hand if you got nervous after Rafael Soriano turned...
There is no denying that Washington Nationals young superstar Bryce Harper plays the game with a youthful exuberance and a relentless aggressiveness befitting of his age. At 20, it shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone that Harper, while supremely talented and potential perhaps not yet realized, is still prone to making mistakes typical of an inexperienced baseball player with...
In Tuesday night's game at Washington, Gordon Beckham hit his left wrist on catcher Wilson Ramos' helmet in the follow-through of his swing. While it was first expected that he'd just miss a few days to a week, we've now learned that he has a fractured hamate bone in his wrist and will be out up to or around 6 weeks.
The tough keeps getting tougher for...
Bryce Harper homered, Ian Desmond had three extra-base hits, Danny Espinosa provided his first two RBIs of the season, and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 Wednesday night to stay unbeaten at home.
In a game that began 16 minutes late because, the Nationals explained, the umpires got stuck in traffic, Washington starter Jordan Zimmermann (2-0) limited Chicago...
Just some things I wanted to note for you guys from the road trip.
**First game in Washington against the Nationals:
Alejandro De Aza had 2 doubles
Paul Konerko hit a home run
Gordon Beckham has a nerve injury in his wrist and will be a day-to-day issue if he can play or not, More on this when I can find out.
Jake Peavy‘s first walk of the season and the first home run hit...
The Washington Nationals survived yet another poor bullpen performance last night en route to their fifth victory of the season, a 8-7 win over the Chicago White Sox.
It was a sloppy game overall for the Nationals. While they officially only committed one error in the game, multiple mental mistakes both in the field and at the plate cost them throughout, making the...
Although the pre-season odds for the new MLB season show that the Washington Nationals are the favourites to win the World Series – with odds of just 8/1 – the situation for those looking to bet on the outcome is not as simple as all that. The odds information available at sports betting sites suggests that this is going to be a very exciting and competitive MLB season, with...
The start of the Washington Nationals-Chicago White Sox game was delayed on Wednesday night because the umpires were stuck in traffic. Seriously.
The game was scheduled to begin at 7:05 p.m. ET but didn’t start until around 7:20 p.m. because of the umpires’ delayed arrival. The late start may have affected the rhythm of Nats starter Jordan Zimmerman, who gave up two hits and...
Chicago White Sox (4-5) at Cleveland Indians (3-5)
Series 4, Games 11, 12 and 13
Progressive Field (2012): 0.899, Pitchers park.
In my opinion, the White Sox are the best team in the central division this season. I have taken some heat for declaring this as the Tigers, on paper, seem to be the behemoth of the American League. From top to bottom, the...