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Moral Victories, The World Series, and the Nationals

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As was covered in my last post, the Nationals once again finished NL East Champs for the second time in three years, finished with the best record in the league, and lost in the first round in disappointing fashion. 500 more words


Roster review: Asdrubal Cabrera

Age on Opening Day 2015: 29

How acquired: Traded from Indians for INF Zach Walters, July 2014

MLB service time: 7 years, 27 days

2014 salary+bonuses: 414 more words

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Adam LaRoche wants to finish his career with the Nationals

Free agent-to-be Adam LaRoche would like to finish his career with the Nationals, as Chase Hughes of Nats Insider details. It isn’t likely to happen, though, as the Nationals are likely to move Ryan Zimmerman to first base on a full-time basis while Anthony Rendon will be a permanent fixture at third base, Zimmerman’s old position. 86 more words

Roster review: Anthony Rendon

Age on Opening Day 2015: 24

How acquired: 1st round pick, 2011 draft

MLB service time: 1 year, 130 days

2014 salary+bonuses: $1.8 million

Contract status: 454 more words

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Revisiting The Normal

In the year 2008, things seemed a bit simpler. The Philadelphia Phillies owned the best record in the National League and went on to win the NLDS, the NLCS, and then the World Series, all convincingly. 420 more words

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Giants & Royals - The World Series Matchup is Set

The matchup is set for the 2014 World Series. After sweeping the Orioles in the ALCS, the Kansas City Royals are back in the fall classic for the first time since 1985. 1,169 more words

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The Year of the Cockroach?

Like so many others, I was hoping for a win yesterday. Not because it would send the Giants to their third World Series in five years – although that’s nice – but because I was looking for a symbolic victory more than anything else. 654 more words