Monthly Archives: December 2012

Trading Card Friday: Jeff King

Before Stephen Strasburg and Bryce Harper became the latest overall #1 draft picks to play for the Senators on City Island, Jeff King was the first. The University of Arkansas product was selected by Pittsburgh with the first pick in … Continue reading

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Oogie Released from Prison

Former Senator pitcher Ugueth Urbina was released from a Venezuelan prison for good behavior after serving almost six of his sentenced fourteen years. Urbina was convicted for the November 2005 incident at his property after reportedly attacking ranch hands with … Continue reading

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Trading Card Friday: Trent Jewett

The Nationals’ current third-base coach Trent Jewett suited up for the Senators and played in only 15 games during his last season, 1990. Jewett batted a measly .156 in 45 at-bats while catching in 14 games. One year later, Jewett … Continue reading

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Cornholio

Few probably remember former Senators pitcher Reid Cornelius’ 34 starts he made in Harrisburg over three seasons in the early nineties. Even fewer probably remember the 45 games he appeared in the major leagues as a member of the Expos, … Continue reading

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Transaction Update

With baseball’s Hot Stove season in full force, we thought we’d catch our readers up on some former Harrisburg Senators… Signed Jonathan Albaladejo – Miami Collin Balester – Texas Bill Bray – Washington Shawn Hill – Detroit Luis Jimenez – Toronto John … Continue reading

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Baseball America’s Top 10 Nationals Prospects

Earlier today, Baseball America released their Top 10 Prospects for the Nationals. The list contains former, current, and future Senators. Notes below via BA’s scouting report on each prospect. 1. Anthony Rendon 3B “tension-free swing allows him to stay back … Continue reading

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Career Pitching Records

A minor league baseball team’s franchise records are rarely held by the team’s highly-touted draft picks or men who are enshrined in Cooperstown.  Career records are normally a by-product of longevity playing for a specific team.  Single-season records don’t typically … Continue reading

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