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Desmond and Rendon have kept the Nats offense

Ian Desmond Nationals – Photo Credit – Keith Allison   The Washington Nationals offense is at full strength,  meaning they have all their players in the right positions in the lineup spots that they want them at. This wasn’t always the case. The Nats have dealt with injuries to Ryan Zimmerman (broken thumb), Bryce Harper (Torn ligament in left thumb), Adam LaRoche (Quad)...
Via Hot Stove MLB
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon doesn’t like watching baseball, and that’s fine

A miniature firestorm has erupted during All-Star week over some comments made by Washington Nationals second/third baseman Anthony Rendon. When talking to the Washington Post, Rendon (who finished four in the NL’s Final Vote voting last week) said something that sent some fans into a tizzy – that he doesn’t watch baseball because it’s “too long and boring”. OUTRAGE!...
Via Awful Announcing
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals infielder Anthony Rendon doesn't watch baseball because it's too boring

“I don’t watch baseball — it’s too long and boring,” Washington Nationals infielder Anthony Rendon said earlier this week.According to Jason Butt of the Washington Post, Rendon added that he rarely watched baseball growing up. He said he prefers watching networks like the History Channel over a baseball game during his down time.Indeed.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive...
Via Bob's Blitz
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon doesn’t watch baseball on TV

Photo cred: So it seems like Anthony Rendon doesn’t like watching baseball. Well it’s a good thing that Rendon doesn’t have the same feeling towards playing baseball as he does watching it. In a recent interview with the Washington Post, Rendon said, “I don’t watch baseball — it’s too long and boring.” The former Rice Owl didn’t even watch the All...
Via DC Sports-Kings
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals’ Anthony Rendon Doesn’t Watch Baseball Because It’s ‘Too Long And Boring’

Washington Nationals infielder Anthony Rendon might not be the best spokesperson for Major League Baseball. The 24-year-old has enjoyed a breakout season, leading the Nats with a .287 batting average to go along with 13 home runs and 53 RBIs. Those numbers made Rendon one of the biggest snubs of the 2014 MLB All-Star Game, but missing out on all of the festivities was just fine with...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon: ‘I don’t watch baseball, it’s too long and boring’

One of the main complaints baseball critics have is that the games are too long. Instant replay certainly hasn’t helped speed up the game, nor have pitch counts and constant commercial breaks. Washington Nationals infielder Anthony Rendon realizes that, which is why he only plays the stuff — he doesn’t watch it. Rendon, who many […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Adam LaRoche in a #VoteRendon t-shirt on Intentional Talk (Video)

Adam LaRoche made an appearance on MLB Network's Intentional Talk yesterday in a #VoteRendon t-shirt. Among the topics covered: LaRoche discussed the new season of Buck Commander (says Denard Span has asked him about appearing on the show), Bryce Harper (says he and teammates considered putting a chin strap on Harper's batting helmet; also, "He talks a little too much...
Via Nationals Enquirer
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals bribing fans with half-priced tickets for All-Star votes

In an effort to get Anthony Rendon in the All-Star Game, the Washington Nationals are bribing their fans. Scott Allen of The Washington Post gives us the story of fans being able to get tickets half-priced, if they vote for Rendon. Fans who vote for Rendon 21 or more times on the online ballot are […]
Via Full Scale Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Orioles fan throws back Anthony Rendon's home run ball at Nationals Park

It's the Battle of the Beltways. And so, an Orioles fan (who sort of looked like like Brady Anderson, as noted by MASN's F.P. Santangelo) threw back Anthony Rendon's game-tying home run ball in the sixth inning Monday night at Nationals Park. Lots of orange and black at Nats Park this evening...  
Via Nationals Enquirer
20 days ago  |  Discuss

About Anthony Rendon's thumb

There it is, as seen on TV Saturday night, covered in a bandage. The good news is: X-rays were negative, and Anthony Rendon's left thumb is still attached: "It didn’t fracture. That’s the biggest thing."(Anthony Rendon, via Nationals Journal, 6/7/2014) Rendon sat out Saturday night, and likely will on Sunday. The Nats are calling it day-to-day, which...
Via Nationals Enquirer
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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