Nats Scraps: Spring training breakdown

March 23, 2017

With just 10 days left until Opening Day, Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo take a look at the Washington Nationals‘ final battles for roster spots. Also, has Koda Glover done enough to start the year as the closer?  

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Nats Scraps: Spring training preview

February 21, 2017

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo look ahead to spring training with the Washington Nationals, who made a splash Tuesday by signing the best remaining free agent on the market in catcher Matt Wieters. They’ll also analyze the rest of the Nationals’ spring roster that has assembled at their new Palm Beach complex.  

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Nats Scraps: Winter Meetings recap

December 9, 2016

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo look back at the Washington Nationals‘ activity at the winter meetings, highlighted by Adam Eaton‘s acquisition from the Chicago White Sox, and what may yet come in the offseason. Among the possible targets: Diamondbacks starter Zack Greinke, Orioles closer Zach Britton and Royals closer Greg Holland.  

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Nats Scraps: Winter meetings podcast

November 29, 2016

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo look ahead to what the Washington Nationals might get out of next week’s baseball winter meetings, considering possible acquisitions via either trade or free agency. Among the names getting the most buzz: Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen, White Sox pitcher Chris Sale and Cubs reliever Aroldis Chapman.  

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Nats Scraps: Oct. 17 podcast

October 17, 2016

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo look back at a Washington Nationals season that ended in another NL East crown and another playoff exit in the divisional series. Though the Nationals ran up against Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw one too many times, GM Mike Rizzo also gets blame for his inability to acquire another key role player.  

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Nats Scraps: Oct. 12 podcast

October 12, 2016

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo preview the decisive Game 5 between the Washington Nationals and Los Angeles Dodgers, with the winner advancing to face the Chicago Cubs in the NL Championship Series. The Nationals will send ace Max Scherzer to the mound, needing a clutch performance to advance.   

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Nats Scraps: Oct. 8 podcast

October 8, 2016

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo look back at the Washington Nationals‘ opening loss in their NL divisional playoff series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, with Corey Seager‘s homer staking the Dodgers to a 4-0 lead that stood up.  

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Nats Scraps: Oct. 7 podcast

October 7, 2016

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo take an in-depth look at the Washington Nationals‘ NL divisional playoff series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, beginning Friday with a matchup of aces in LA’s Clayton Kershaw going up against the Nationals’ Max Scherzer.  

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Nats Scraps: Sept. 15 podcast

September 15, 2016

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo discuss the latest Washington Nationals news in a week in which they’ve extended their NL East lead to 10 games. Even as news regarding ace Stephen Strasburg isn’t good, rookie Trea Turner continues his red-hot pace.  

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Nats Scraps: August 24 podcast

August 24, 2016

Greg DePalma and co-host Ken Meringolo look at the injuries to Stephen Strasburg and Joe Ross with Lucas Giolito set to return to action. The pair also discuss other pitchers to keep an eye on as the team sits seven games behind the Chicago Cubs in the race for top seeding in the NL playoffs.

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