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Thom Loverro

Articles by Thom Loverro

LOVERRO: In this town, it's still easy being Green

Darrell Green stood on the mound Friday night at Nationals Park and showed the sort of athletic confidence that made him a Hall of Fame cornerback and helped him excel for 20 years in the NFL. Published June 6, 2009

LOVERRO: Nats cursed until Teddy is first

Before the Washington Nationals do anything else - certainly before they enter next week's draft and pick Stephen Strasburg - they have to do one thing. It is a top priority. Nothing else is more important. Published June 4, 2009

LOVERRO: Young arms need grown-up guidance

With four months remaining in this season, Washington Nationals fans already have accepted that they once again must suffer in the present and look to the future. Published May 30, 2009

LOVERRO: D.C. finds itself entering Steroid Zone

Of course the Washington Nationals have been implicated in a steroids controversy. It was the Seventh Sign, the missing piece of Nightmare on South Capitol Street. Published May 28, 2009

LOVERRO: 'Battle of the Beltways' needs more ammo

I asked Nationals president Stan Kasten if he had any gamesmanship ready this weekend to spice up a series between two last-place teams and named after two roads that cause suffering every day. Published May 23, 2009

Loverro: Owning up to the real problem

The Baltimore-D.C. area is strong enough to support two teams, and any notion to resurrect that old argument is misguided and misinformed. Published May 22, 2009

LOVERRO: Rock the Red fades to black

It hurts. I know it hurts. You were all worked up about Game 7 against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night. Everyone was. The whole town was buzzing. Published May 14, 2009

Thom Loverro: Pressure peaks for Nats at '9B'

Everyone is anticipating the knock-down, drag-out fight that will begin one month from Wednesday between the Washington Nationals and agent Scott Boras over everyone's projected No. 1 draft pick and future Hall of Famer, pitcher Stephen Strasburg. Published May 6, 2009

Lange brings boxing relevance back to D.C.

Any list of sports franchises in the D.C. area starts with the Redskins and includes other prominent clubs like the Capitals and Nationals. Then there are the not-so-prominent outfits like the Washington Freedom and D.C. Armor. Published May 1, 2009