Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo celebrate the Washington Nationals‘ fourth NL East title in the past six seasons, coming despite injury woes and a bullpen that was shaky early on. The duo also updates the injury report, asking whether slugger Bryce Harper can return in time to make the playoff roster.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo recap a week in which the Washington Nationals were stung by injuries and chronic bullpen shortcomings. Jayson Werth has been on the disabled list since June 4, Ryan Zimmerman missed four games with a back issue and – combining both woes – Koda Glover (left) hurt his back in the shower, didn’t tell anyone, blew a save and went on the DL….
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo recap a 6-1 week for the Washington Nationals, moving them past the Colorado Rockies for the National League’s best record. Bullpen revival has been the centerpiece, with 100 mph lefty Enny Romero (pictured) joining Koda Glover to set the tone.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo discuss Washington Nationals news, including Bryce Harper charging Giants reliever Hunter Strickland after getting plunked on Monday. Also, Koda Glover has three saves since taking the Nationals’ closer role and Anthony Rendon‘s four homers are only part of a huge week.
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 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.
As the Washington Nationals break camp and head north for Opening Day, Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo take a look at how the defending NL East champions’ roster shaped up for manager Dusty Baker. Of note: Blake Treinen wins the three-way battle for the closer’s job.
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?
The Washington Nationals are fresh off a 3-game sweep of their top rivals and now must try to increase their NL East lead with upcoming home series’ against the Reds and Brewers before facing the Mets again in New York prior to the All-Star break.
If the Washington Nationals pull the trigger on a trade, who might they be willing to give up to receive that proverbial “missing piece?”