Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo talk Washington Nationals pitching and what can be done to shore up weaknesses both at the back of the rotation and in the bullpen. Potential trade targets include two available names in Oakland in Sean Doolittle (pictured, left) and Sonny Gray, or perhaps Pittsburgh’s Gerrit Cole and/or Tony Watson.
Greg DePalma and PSN baseball analyst Scott Zolotorow discuss the week’s top headlines and turn their focus to the National League East – a weak division where the Washington Nationals have MLB’s third-best record, no one else has a winning mark and the New York Mets have been drama-tinged underachievers. Also, why people shouldn’t overreact to the anti-gay slur by Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo speculate on how many more blown saves it will take for the Washington Nationals and manager Dusty Baker to give Koda Glover a shot at the closer job. Meantime, Michael Taylor has done an admirable job taking over for the injured Adam Eaton in center field.
Greg DePalma and PSN baseball analyst Scott Zolotorow ask where all the good hitters have gone, as they break down the latest headlines and division-by-division news. This week’s focus is on the American League Central, where the surprising Minnesota Twins share the division lead with the Cleveland Indians as the teams enter this weekend’s series.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo discuss whether it’s time for the Washington Nationals to give former first-round draft pick Jacob Turner – already on his fifth team at age 25 – a shot in the starting rotation. Ryan Zimmerman‘s recent surge also gets attention, along with injury updates and top prospects in the farm system.
Greg DePalma and PSN hockey analyst Jan Levine discuss news from the Stanley Cup playoffs, where Sidney Crosby‘s latest concussion has thrown a shadow over another heated series between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals. Bad blood also dominates baseball talk with Scott Zolotorow, as Baltimore’s Manny Machado and the Boston Red Sox continue to hurl invective – among other things – at each other.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo discuss the Washington Nationals‘ loss of Adam Eaton to a torn ACL and whether the club should make a trade or stay in-house with Michael A. Taylor and Triple-A outfielder Andrew Stevenson. There’s also a big win on the docket, scoring 23 on Sunday against the New York Mets.
Greg DePalma and PSN baseball analyst Scott Zolotorow discuss the latest division-by-division news, with emphasis this week on the National League Central. The Chicago Cubs are back on top, though their starting pitching has yet to hit its stride, and Brewers slugger Eric Thames has emerged as the surprise breakout of the first month.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo discuss the dominating offense that has taken the Washington Nationals back to the top of the NL East, with Bryce Harper well complemented by Daniel Murphy and Ryan Zimmerman (pictured). Still to be solved, though, is finding options at closer.
Greg DePalma and PSN baseball analyst Scott Zolotorow discuss the latest division-by-division news, with emphasis this week on the American League West where the Houston Astros stand at the top behind the pitching of Dallas Keuchel (left) and the emerging Chris Devenski. Meantime, the Texas Rangers and Seattle Mariners are sinking and the Angels have nothing aside from Mike Trout.