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Chatter Archive: February 2008


  • From print to TV

    This is non-baseball related, although Rob McDonald, the Nationals director of team travel, thoug... Published February 20 2008

  • Pitching and jerky

    To listen to Nationals pitching coach Randy St. Claire talk about pitching is almost like listeni... Published February 20 2008

  • Live chat today -- 2 p.m.

    Good morning, everyone. First off, a quick plug to join in for my first live chat of the spring t... Published February 20 2008

  • Boone leftover

    One leftover little interesting note from the Bret Boone press conference Monday.\ \ \ When Boone... Published February 19 2008

  • Jim Bowden's Segway

    \ \ There are certain things you come to expect to see at spring training. Players jogging from p... Published February 19 2008

  • Under cap, over budget

    There's an editorial in the D.C. Examiner today regarding the Nationals new ballpark and its cost... Published February 19 2008

  • Odalis Perez signed

    What had been in the works for a few days now has been completed: Left-hander Odalis Perez has si... Published February 19 2008

  • Tuesday morning update

    And a pleasant good morning to everyone from Viera, where the sun is shining and pitchers and cat... Published February 19 2008

  • Steroid saga continues

    \ \ With each new day in spring training, another chapter in the steroid era saga opens up.\ \... Published February 18 2008

  • And Bret too!

    Yes, the Nats have just signed Bret Boone to a minor-league contract. You're reading that correct... Published February 18 2008

  • Welcome, Aaron Boone

    Good morning from Space Coast Stadium, where position players keep trickling in and filling up th... Published February 18 2008

  • On the run

    \ \ Manny Acta's second spring training camp as manager of the Washington Nationals will pretty m... Published February 17 2008

  • First workout thoughts

    \ \ Whew, it's been a long and busy day here in Viera, and I'm just now finally getting around to... Published February 17 2008

  • Lo Duca arrives and speaks

    Paul Lo Duca finally arrived at Space Coast Stadium a little earlier this afternoon and sat down... Published February 16 2008

  • Statement from Lo Duca

    The following was just released from Nats catcher Paul Lo Duca:\ \ \ "In regards to Senator Mitch... Published February 16 2008

  • Live from Viera

    Greetings, everyone, from Space Coast Stadium in sunny Viera, Fla. Sorry it took so long to post... Published February 15 2008

  • Barbecued, again

    Back to the whole Canseco barbecue.\ \ \ Chairman Waxman said that after several attempts, the co... Published February 13 2008

  • Farr Shot

    Roger Clemens, who was accused in December's "Mitchell Report" of using steroids will be\0xA0at a... Published February 13 2008

  • An abcess

    Rep. John Tierney, Massachusetts Democrat, has challenged Clemens about his claim that he never s... Published February 13 2008

  • Pettitte, Canseco and a barbecue

    Testimony now is centered around what Andy Pettitte told committee members in a depostion. In int... Published February 13 2008