Brian Tinsman

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October 31, 2019 - 2:44 am
The 2019 Washington Nationals' World Series championship should go down as one of the most improbable turnaround stories in pro sports history. All fans had to do was wait, which is always easier said than done. In the long view, D.C. baseball fans had to suffer through decades of mediocre play...Read more
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October 30, 2019 - 12:00 am
It has been 23 years since a manager was ejected from a World Series game, but Washington Nationals skipper Dave Martinez earned his tirade in Game 6. The situation, which has been simmering all series, went nuclear in the seventh inning as Trea Turner legged out an infield single down the line...Read more
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October 28, 2019 - 1:53 am
The Washington Nationals had three chances to win the World Series this weekend, or at least go back to Houston with a series lead. Instead, their unexpected 2-0 lead has turned into a 2-3 quagmire. The Nats scored just three total runs in three games and batted .175 as a team. They had better...Read more
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October 27, 2019 - 4:55 am
On Sunday, Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer will take the ball in what could be the biggest game of his career. Instead of pitching for a championship, Scherzer will instead be tasked with stopping the bleeding against a team that has outscored the Nats 12-2 in D.C. His team is in freefall...Read more
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October 26, 2019 - 2:04 am
The Washington Nationals' postseason winning streak was unlikely to reach 10, but they never gave themselves a chance in Game 3 of the World Series. After an electric 2-0 start to the series and triumphant return home, the Nats had a power outage at the plate and couldn't hit with runners in...Read more
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October 24, 2019 - 1:36 am
The Washington Nationals, who couldn’t win to start the regular season, are careening through the postseason, seemingly unable to lose. Wednesday night marked the team’s eighth straight win, a streak that started in the NLDS, carried through an NLCS sweep, and has given the Nats a 2-0 lead in the...Read more
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October 23, 2019 - 11:54 pm
Stephen Strasburg needed everything he had to not get chased in the top half of the sixth inning, delivering his 114th pitches to escape the jam with a 2-2 tie. Looking for a spark, the Nats got an offensive explosion that started off the bat of catcher Kurt Suzuki. On the 106.7 The Fan broadcast,...Read more
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October 23, 2019 - 12:42 am
The Washington Nationals never blinked in their first game on the World Series stage. On a night when the Nats hadn’t played in a week, Max Scherzer needed 26 pitches to get through the first inning, the Nats fell behind 2-0 on the road, and the bullpen gave up a late rally, it’s hard to believe...Read more
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October 22, 2019 - 10:33 pm
Juan Soto is the youngest player on the Washington Nationals. Gerrit Cole was one of the best pitchers in baseball this year. Who should reasonably win this matchup? If you’re Nats hitting coach Kevin Long, it’s Soto. So much so, that he guaranteed a home run for Soto off of Cole, and even...Read more
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October 11, 2019 - 10:57 pm
The fun police were out in force at Game 1 of the NLCS in St. Louis, as the Washington Nationals clashed with the Cardinals. Cardinals fans took zero time in booing Nats left fielder Juan Soto when he came to bat in the first inning. Soto clearly heard the boos and couldn’t help but smirk as he dug...Read more
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