Tag Archives: Washington Nationals

Cole Hamels, Tough Guy

The United Negro College Fund has used the phrase for four decades now: “A mind is a terrible thing to waste.” When I first heard of Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels’ decision to deliberately throw at the Washington Nationals’ teen phenom … Continue reading

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Sportsattitudes Mailbox – 11/16/11 Edition

The fictional mail box is full once again…time to respond to more questions I put there… Q. Big news in your neck of the woods with the signing of Jonathan Papelbon, huh?  What are your thoughts about the Phillies signing … Continue reading

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Trip To Washington Werth It?

Jayson Werth signed a great (i.e. insane) contract offer in the off-season with the Washington Nationals.  The Phillies and their fans hoped he might be willing to take less money to remain in Philadelphia but the reality of the aggressive (i.e. insane) number the Nats … Continue reading

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Sportsattitudes Friday Rants

Sportsattitudes today initiates the first in a summer series…and possibly last in a summer series…called Friday Rants. 1. Jim Riggleman resigned as Manager of the Washington Nationals yesterday.  People are astonished he would do that while the team is on a winning streak.  … Continue reading

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