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Beltway Baseball – 4/4/11

Apr 4, 2011, 11:00 PM EST

In the latest installment of "Beltway Baseball," producer Chase Hughes and I talk about Ian Desmond's struggles at the top of the lineup, Jayson Werth's hot start, the pressure on Adam LaRoche and Michael Morse to produce and the rotation's strong performance so far.

And in Part 2 below, we shift the discussion to the Nationals' bullpen and this week's upcoming road trip to Florida and New York…Read more »

  1. Anonymous - Apr 4, 2011 at 11:24 PM

    Might consider adding Byron Kerr of MASN to your blog roll. His minor league and "insider" view into scouting and farm get better and better.Better than FJB who now wants us to access links that require a subscription? Bad form FJB maybe FJB blog should be fired.

  2. JaneB - Apr 4, 2011 at 11:43 PM

    Great job Mark!Anon at 7:24. what is FJB?

  3. JayB - Apr 5, 2011 at 12:23 AM

    ouch….Steven would hate to read that JaneB

  4. Keith - Apr 5, 2011 at 12:57 AM

    Always enjoy the videos — they remind me of last year's Nats Insider Podcasts. Was it me, or was it getting bright then dark the whole second video? A little distracting. But overall — great stuff!

  5. JaneB - Apr 5, 2011 at 1:14 AM

    JayB! You have to tell me now! Apologies to Steven in advance. I really don't know!

  6. JayB - Apr 5, 2011 at 1:32 AM

    Blog firejimbowden…… has been dorment for about 9 months but steven… him or hate him is one of kind and very smart amoung other things

  7. JaneB - Apr 5, 2011 at 1:57 AM

    Thanks JayB! I missed that blog, being pretty late to the whole Nats Blog Thing. But I am glad to know. (sorry, Steven!) ;-)Go Nats!

  8. Anonymous - Apr 5, 2011 at 4:06 AM

    Great commentary, Mark! But look straight into the camera while you're talking. Hold our "eye contact" more. That other guy knows you're there without you looking over at him all the time! :~)





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