Monthly Archives: September 2013

Ranking the Senators’ MVP – Part I: 55 to 41

As part of our recap of the Senators’ season, an annual tradition around these parts is to list all of the players and where they would rank as the team’s MVP for 2013 by what they contributed to the team’s successes and … Continue reading

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The Odds of Managing in the Major Leagues

In the course of a baseball season it’s easy to forget that the twentysomethings on the field aren’t the only ones chasing their dreams of reaching the major leagues. For many coaches, the same drive and passion for the game … Continue reading

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Free Agents & Contract Statuses

Shortly before the season ended we checked in with Nationals’ director of player development, Doug Harris, to find out the contract status of most of the Senators for the 2014 season. Here’s the list of the impending Nationals’ minor league … Continue reading

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Thanks

As we head into the off-season, I just wanted to clear up some housecleaning on my end. Starting next week I’ll begin my annual MVP countdown where I rank everyone who suited up for the Senators from 55 to 1. … Continue reading

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Game Notes & Quotes – 9/12

Thunder 11, Senators 4 Harrisburg’s pitching was so good all season, I don’t think anyone saw the last three games coming. The Thunder batters went to the plate with an approach and executed it perfectly to frustrate and rattle Senators’ … Continue reading

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Game Notes & Quotes – 9/11

Thunder 5, Senators 4 • Manager Matt LeCroy put it bluntly in his post-game comments, “Our backs are against the wall…We’ve got to come out tomorrow and fight and claw our way back in it. I believe the guys in this … Continue reading

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Game Notes & Quotes – 9/10

Thunder 8, Senators 2 • Throughout most of the season, the Senators’ pitching staff had done a great job limiting damage and avoiding giving up the big inning. In fact, they had only allowed five or more runs in an inning … Continue reading

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