Erick Fedde returns to the minors, where he started this season before finding a short-life rhythm in the rotation of the Nationalist. (Katherine Frey / The Washington Post) Last Thursday, before Washington Nationalists went out and got the question, the Philadelphia Phillies, Manager Dave Martinez asked if his team was strong coming together. The depth […]
WASHINGTON — Freddie Freeman won’t celebrate his 30th birthday until September, making him the middle-aged man of these Atlanta Braves. It is a unique and often joyful perch for a franchise cornerstone whose tenure now spans a decade. Throughout the clubhouse, he sees the fruit of a youth movement he patiently awaited as the club suffered […]
CLOSE WASHINGTON — Freddie Freeman won’t celebrate his 30th birthday until September, making him the middle-aged man of these Atlanta Braves. It is a unique and often joyful perch for a franchise cornerstone whose tenure now spans a decade. Throughout the clubhouse, he sees the fruit of a youth movement he patiently awaited as the club […]
Sunday’s scores in bold. Mets (37-41) 3 AT Cubs (42-35) 5 – On Friday Jeff McNeil homered and had the go-ahead RBI. The Mets Bullpen gave up 2 hits over 4.1 scoreless innings in the 5-4 win. On Saturday Pete Alonso hit his 26th blast of the season which beat out Cody Bellinger’s record for […]
Scouts: Summer is officially here, and at least in my area, along with it a massive amount of heat and humidity. Some people go to the pool. Some people go to the beach. I tend to stay in doors with my trusty air conditioning. What’s your favorite way to beat the heat? What summer activities […]
Wardo Drafted Player Long Balls 2 Alex Bregman 21 8 Jay Bruce 20 3 Charlie Blackmon 18 5 Gleyber Torres 18 9 Domingo Santana 17 1 Khris Davis 16 4 Kole Calhoun 16 6 Rafael Devers 12 10 Ramon Laureano 12 7 Justin Bour 6 Mitch Drafted Player Long Balls 3 Javier Baez 19 6 […]
Yesterday featured some spot on predictions from the Royals/Twins and the Orioles/Mariners game. Homer Bailey picked up the win and Ynoa was pulled from the game after just one inning due to his poor performance. Today only has 7 games in store, with two being NL West games. While new series get underway and teams […]
Staying on top thanks to individual candidates from Josh Donaldson and Ronald Acuna – and the terrible horror made by well-known author Josh Tomlin – Johan Camargo won for the Braves with a two-run shot in the 10th. His blasting them over the Nationals 4-3 to do two of the three this weekend. “He's waiting […]
New Yorker: “Last week began with a broad political discussion on whether Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s designation of migrant detention centers as “concentration camps” was the correct nomenclature for holding rooms in which 41 detainees live in a cell built for eight. The week ended with heinous reports of the conditions at said camps, where undocumented migrant children are being held […]
The Atlanta Braves have a real chance to win it all much sooner than fans expected. Their hitting is becoming predictably reliable, and their pitching—while not yet the best in the league—has the potential to take the team to the World Series if it plays to its potential. The team’s hitting took off with the […]
It has been a very busy close season for Bradford City so far, as things begin to take shape for the campaign ahead.
Travel Distilled reviews The Gin Clan, an excellent new guide to Scottish gins and distilleries.
TRUMP VOWS TO SANCTION IRAN TODAY… President Trump vowed on Saturday that the U.S. will impose “major additional sanctions” against Iran today. In making the announcement, Trump also said he has not ruled out strikes against Iran in the future. Tensions between the U.S. and Iran was reportedly on the agenda during the president’s stay […]