Nats Scraps: Oct. 11 podcast

October 11, 2017

Greg DePalma offers instant analysis as the Washington Nationals stave off playoff elimination with a 5-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs, sending their NL Division Series matchup back to DC for the decisive fifth game. Stephen Strasburg saves the Nationals’ season with a pitching gem, and Michael Taylor‘s grand slam in the eighth provides a cushion.  

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Nats Scraps: Oct. 7 podcast

October 7, 2017

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo look back at the Washington Nationals‘ 3-0 loss in Game 1 of their NL Division Series matchup with the Chicago Cubs. A strong outing by Nats ace Stephen Strasburg is squandered by a lack of offense, sending DC fans to thoughts of hockey’s Capitals and similar playoff ruin.  

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Nats Scraps: Opening Day podcast

April 4, 2017

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo look back at the Washington Nationals‘ opening victory over Miami, keyed by Adam Lind‘s pinch-hit homer, and discuss the makeup of the final roster that manager Dusty Baker took north.  

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Nats Scraps: Season preview podcast

March 30, 2017

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.  

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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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The Sports Section: Aug. 22 podcast

August 22, 2016

Greg DePalma and co-host Ross Benjamin turn their attention to the Southeastern Conference for college football discussion, including a spicy debate on whether Tennessee‘s Butch Jones needs to win the East to retain his job. The NFL tour stops on the Cincinnati Bengals, and a look at baseball includes news of Stephen Strasburg‘s injury in Washington.  

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Nats Scraps: Aug. 17 podcast

August 18, 2016

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo discuss the latest headlines surrounding the Washington Nationals, who entered the week with an 8-game NL East lead but may need to be concerned with ace Stephen Strasburg after a third straight hard loss.  

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Nats Scraps: July 11 podcast

July 11, 2016

Greg DePalma and co-host Ken Meringolo are joined by special guest Mike Weisman, media relations manager for the Washington Nationals’ Class A Potomac affiliate, to discuss such prospects as third baseman Drew Ward. At the big club, the Nationals headed into the All-Star Break with a six-game lead on their nearest NL East competition.

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Nats Scraps: June 30 podcast

June 30, 2016

Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports managing editor Ken Meringolo return under a slightly tweaked moniker, discussing the latest Washington Nationals news that includes Max Scherzer‘s gem againt the Mets after the club put Stephen Strasberg on the disabled list.  

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