Nov 10, 2010, 3:09 PM EDT
After something of a lull the last few weeks, NatsTown springs back to life today. Plenty going on over the next 36 hours, including… – The NL Gold Glove awards will be announced at 3:30 p.m., with Ryan Zimmerman trying to hold off Chase Headley and Placido Polanco and retain his title for a second…
Nov 9, 2010, 3:30 PM EDT
Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Ryan Zimmerman seeks his second straight Gold Glove award. Major League Baseball reveals this year's Gold Glove award winners this week (AL winners are announced later today, NL winners tomorrow) which means a member of the Nationals will actually be in the discussion for a major award. Might…
Nov 8, 2010, 3:38 PM EDT
Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Adam Dunn is now a free agent and free to sign with anyone. Back home in D.C., catching up on what's been going on in NatsTown the last few days… Dunn becomes a free agentAdam Dunn was free to begin negotiating with any major-league club at 12:01 a.m.…
Nov 4, 2010, 11:00 AM EDT
Since I won’t be around the rest of the week, I won’t be able to pass along any Nats-related news or opinion. But I know there’s still plenty going on, and I wanted to make sure all of you have the opportunity to relay and discuss any developments that arise. Please use the comments section…
Nov 3, 2010, 12:00 PM EDT
Mildred Zuckerman was hardly an expert on sports, but she tried her best to keep up to date so she could carry a conversation with her oldest grandson and feign as though she knew what she was talking about. She would make sure to check the various standings in the sports section on a regular…
Nov 2, 2010, 8:22 PM EDT
Updated at 7:35 p.m. In searching for a new third base coach, the Nationals turned to a man they already felt like they knew, even though he'd never previously worked for the organization. Bo Porter, who was hired today to take the position vacated this week by Pat Listach, played for the Cubs in 1999…
Nov 2, 2010, 7:15 PM EDT
The champagne hasn't even been cleaned out of the visitors' clubhouse at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington and already we're ready to talk about spring training. The Nationals just released their 2011 Grapefruit League schedule. No real surprises; the slate features all the usual suspects. For the second straight year, the Nats are scheduled to play…
Nov 2, 2010, 3:03 PM EDT
And so the 2010 baseball season has ended, with a World Series champion few saw coming. (I will point out this humble scribe picked the Giants to win the NL West back on Opening Day and picked the Giants to beat the Rangers in seven games. I probably also need to point out this same…
Nov 1, 2010, 11:00 PM EDT
Photo courtesy Texas Rangers Will the Giants win it all, or will the Rangers keep the series going? What began on cloverleafs of practice fields across Florida and Arizona towns nearly nine months ago could come to an end tonight. Yep, the baseball season could be over by night's conclusion if the Giants can win…
Nov 1, 2010, 5:44 PM EDT
Pat Listach, the Nationals' third base coach the last two seasons, is leaving the organization to become bench coach of the Cubs. An official announcement won't be made until after the conclusion of the World Series, but a source with knowledge of the decision confirmed Listach's departure. Listach has close ties both to the Cubs…
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