DC Sports Bog: Drew Storen


Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 02/24/2014

Drew Storen’s new torso

Nats reliever is 15 pounds heavier than he’s ever been. Here is photographic evidence.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:52 PM ET, 02/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Nats

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 01/27/2014

Drew Storen on Richard Sherman

Nats closer, a former classmate of the Seattle cornerback, says he loves the passion.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:19 PM ET, 01/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Redskins

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 01/13/2014

Caps Children’s Wish kid tosses Steve Ott out of faceoff

Heartwarming moments shared with the good guys aren’t good enough. You also need some taunting of the visitors.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:16 AM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Drew Storen, Morning pixels, Reed Doughty

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 08/30/2013

Drew Storen totally understands RGIII-mania

The Nats pitcher doesn't necessarily agree with Harper's assessment of fan attentions.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:09 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Drew Storen, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 08/30/2013

RGIII cleared by James Andrews, teammates unsurprised

Some of players can't believe we're still talking about this.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:21 AM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Craig Stammen, DeJon Gomes, Drew Storen, Jayson Werth, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Santana Moss, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 08/01/2013

Mike Rizzo on Drew Storen: 'I think we handled it perfectly'

Mike Rizzo addresses Tyler Clippard's public criticism.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:00 AM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Drew Storen, Kirk Cousins, Mike Rizzo, Morning pixels, Nats, Rafael Soriano, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 07/28/2013

A 'Free Drew' sign at Nats Park

Not everyone was happy to see Drew Storen get sent down to the minors.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:46 AM ET, 07/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Nats

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 07/10/2013

The Kastles, the Lakers and winning streaks

"We made history. Tonight is magic," Kastles coach Murphy Jensen said of the team’s victory.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:23 AM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Kastles, Lakers, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 07/02/2013

Bryce Harper predictably homers, screams at Jayson Werth (Video)

Throwing bubble gum is out, screaming at each other is in.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:53 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Drew Storen, Jayson Werth, Nats

Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 06/27/2013

Drew Storen decorated his house via Etsy

The Nats pitcher was turned on to the Web site by a friend, and has become a fan.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:32 PM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Nats

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 06/27/2013

Drew Storen on Anthony Rendon's mullet: 'I think it's a rally cry for us'

The Nats pitcher hopes to see more mullets at Nats Park.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:02 PM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Rendon, Drew Storen, F.P. Santangelo, Nats

Posted at 01:20 PM ET, 06/19/2013

Ian Krol on his Justin Bieber backpack

The Nats rookie's accessory was courtesy of Drew Storen.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:20 PM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Ian Krol, Nats

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 06/14/2013

Drew Storen, Erik Davis discuss the 'circle of death'

The two Stanford alums discuss an on-campus death trap.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:42 AM ET, 06/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Craig Stammen, Drew Storen, Erik Davis, Kirk Cousins, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 06/07/2013

Why Tyler Clippard rides his bicycle to Nats Park

The Nats reliever explains why sometimes 'tis better to ride than walk or drive to work.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:02 PM ET, 06/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Nats, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 05/21/2013

Look at the Giants celebrating the Nats' Game 5 collapse

You might not dislike the San Francisco Giants very much. Perhaps this photo could help.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:23 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Giants, Nats

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 05/09/2013

When Drew Storen was a rally cocktail waitress

The Nats' bullpen's latest good luck shenanigans were the greatest good luck shenanigans.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:38 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Nats, Ryan Mattheus, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 05/08/2013

Drew Storen: still anti-wave

As pro- and anti- wave arguments continue to swirl through the Nats clubhouse, one relief pitcher stands by his stand.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:55 PM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Drew Storen, Nats, Ryan Mattheus

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 04/26/2013

Nats players on sage burning, rubber chicken sacrifices

It's only weird if it doesn't work.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:15 AM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Craig Stammen, Drew Storen, Nats, Ryan Mattheus

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 04/02/2013

WWE wrestlers posing with Nats, Wizards, Redskins

With WWE at Verizon Center Monday night, D.C. was full of wrestler sightings.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:11 PM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Drew Storen, Martell Webster, Nats, Nene, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 04/02/2013

Morning Pixels: The Where's Waldo of Nats opening day

Find yourself in this Nats panorama from opening day

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:24 AM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bradley Beal, Denard Span, Drew Storen, John Wall, Nats

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 03/29/2013

Morning Pixels: Nats players excited to be back in D.C.

It seems like all of D.C. has been waiting patiently for this day.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:21 AM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Denard Span, Drew Storen, Gio Gonzalez, Matt Hendricks, Morning pixels, Nats, Pierre Garcon, Rafael Soriano, Redskins, Ross Detwiler, Ryan Mattheus

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 02/27/2013

Rizzo says Storen playoff back spasms are 'news to me'

Jayson Werth told CBSSports.com that the Nats' closer was suffering from excruciating back pain in the playoffs. The GM says he didn't know.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:00 AM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Mike Rizzo, Nats

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 01/28/2013

Drew Storen gets standing ovation at NatsFest

Fans showed Storen just how much they appreciate him.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:15 PM ET, 01/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Nats

Posted at 12:06 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Nationals on ‘Life After Top Chef’

An engagement dinner for Ryan Zimmerman was filmed for the Bravo show "Life After Top Chef."

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:06 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Craig Stammen, Drew Storen, Mark DeRosa, Michael Morse, Nationals, Nats, Ryan Zimmerman, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Drew Storen vs. Yadier Molina

Honestly, there's not any reason whatsoever for you to look at this post about pitch location in the top of the ninth of Game 5. I have no idea why I'm writing it.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:05 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Nationals, Nats, Yadier Molina

Posted at 08:13 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Players react to Teddy’s victory

Some of the Nats share their thoughts on Teddy's big day.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:13 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Jayson Werth, Nats, Racing Presidents, Ryan Mattheus, Ryan Zimmerman, Stephen Strasburg, Teddy

Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 09/28/2012

Tom Gorzelanny catches a Michael Morse home run with his hat

Tom Gorzelanny made an incredible hat grab, and the Nats bullpen celebrated like they had won the World Series

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:19 AM ET, 09/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Michael Morse, Natitude, Tom Gorzelanny

Posted at 11:34 AM ET, 09/21/2012

Davey Johnson: ‘What’s the big deal?’ (video)

Nats skipper’s reaction to his team’s playoff berth is as classic as all his reactions have been.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:34 AM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Davey Johnson, Bryce Harper, Drew Storen

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 09/10/2012

Drew Storen talks Teddy, brawl and Tyler Clippard’s hand-licking habit

The Nats reliever takes some time to chat with the guys at Intentional Talk.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:45 AM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Drew Storen, Teddy, Racing Presidents

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 09/05/2012

The Nats and the wave

Fans seem split on whether Nats Park should banish the wave, so we got a few players to chime in.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:31 PM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals Park, Drew Storen, Ryan Mattheus, Tyler Clippard, John Lannan, Craig Stammen

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 08/31/2012

Nats bullpen has matching t-shirts

The shirts, designed by Drew Storen, need quite a bit of explanation.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:24 AM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Ryan Mattheus, Drew Storen, Jimmy Lett

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 08/27/2012

Drew Storen and Tyler Clippard use Twitter to settle their dinner bill

The Nats pitchers invented a game called Twitter Bill Roulette.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:41 AM ET, 08/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Drew Storen, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 08/15/2012

Drew Storen on shutting down Strasburg

Seriously, people. Keep those opinions coming.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:55 PM ET, 08/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Stephen Strasburg, Drew Storen

Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 08/06/2012

Morning pixels: The New York Times has Natitude

Times’s D.C. bureau chief pens a weekend piece comparing the Nats’ success with D.C.’s economic resurgence.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:27 AM ET, 08/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Natitude, Drew Storen, Kurt Suzuki, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 07/23/2012

Morning pixels: A pessimistic view of the Redskins

Longtime local columnist and inveterate pessimist Rick Snider thinks the Redskins will be 6-10, give or take a win.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:50 AM ET, 07/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins, Nats | Tags:  Robert Griffin III, Rick Snider, Chad Cordero, Drew Storen, Bryce Harper

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 07/05/2012

The Nationals on their popularity in D.C.

Ryan Zimmerman confirms that the public reaction players receive is different than during the 100-loss years.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:05 PM ET, 07/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals Park, Natitude, Ryan Zimmerman, Gio Gonzalez, Drew Storen

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 07/05/2012

Morning pixels: Nats winning means more people care

The Nats’ success has forced fans to pay attention.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:35 AM ET, 07/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Drew Storen, Tyler Clippard, Ian Desmond, Michael Morse, Bryce Harper

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 06/19/2012

Morning pixels: The origins of the ‘clown question’ phrase

Bryce Harper’s older brother, a Nats farmhand, reveals the etymology of his younger brother’s most famous phrase.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:10 AM ET, 06/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Caps, Redskins | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Bryan Harper, Drew Storen, Gio Gonzalez, Wale, Jesus Flores, Dan Snyder, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 11:46 AM ET, 06/05/2012

Drew Storen schools Darren Rovell

The Nats injured closer took the time to explain the intricacies of player travel to an uninformed Rovell.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:46 AM ET, 06/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nats, Nationals, Drew Storen

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 05/17/2012

Bob Carpenter responds to Howard Bryant

MASN play-by-play voice takes ESPN columnist to task for his recent Stephen Strasburg work.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:42 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bob Carpenter, F.P. Santangelo, Howard Bryant, Stephen Strasburg, Drew Storen, Bill Cowher, Henry Rodriguez, Kristina Akra

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 05/02/2012

Drew Storen puts Twitter handle on baseball glove

Nats closer’s father tweets a picture of a baseball glove with his son’s Twitter handle, @DrewStoren.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:07 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats | Tags:  Drew Storen, Twitter, Karl Alzner

Posted at 07:56 PM ET, 04/22/2012

Wizards, Redskins, Nats players show up to support Caps at Game 6 vs. Bruins

It’s nice when D.C. athletes all support each other, isn’t it?

By Sarah Kogod  |  07:56 PM ET, 04/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Wizards, Redskins | Tags:  Caps, Nats, Wizards, Redskins, John Wall, Drew Storen, Jordan Crawford, Trevor Booker, Lorenzo Alexander

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 04/12/2012

Morning pixels: Nationals Home Opener

The Nationals open at home, the Caps start the playoff on the road and it’s National Grilled Cheese Day.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:05 AM ET, 04/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Terps, Wizards, Redskins | Tags:  Wizards, Nationals, Drew Storen, Redskins, RGIII, Maryland, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 04/10/2012

Morning pixels: Beating MJ is sweet victory

A priceless win for the Wizards, a big loss for the Nats and an awkward Masters moment.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:58 AM ET, 04/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats, Redskins, Wizards | Tags:  Redskins, Caps, Nats, Wizards, Alex Ovechkin, Drew Storen, RGIII

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 03/30/2012

Nats have an omelet station in the locker room

Storen reveals the new culinary delight during a locker room tour.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:32 AM ET, 03/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats, What You Need to Know | Tags:  Nationals, Drew Storen

Posted at 01:04 PM ET, 03/20/2012

Nats do Bikram yoga

Here is Drew Storen wearing a ridiculous headband while doing hot hot hot yoga.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:04 PM ET, 03/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Drew Storen, Stephen Strasburg, Bryce Harper, Tyler Clippard, Danny Espinosa

Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 03/12/2012

Brad Lidge: Nats probably most talented team he’s played for

Nats reliever, who once threw the final pitch for a World Series champion, says some crazy stuff.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:59 PM ET, 03/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Brad Lidge, Drew Storen, Adam LaRoche, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 03/05/2012

Bryce Harper had an interesting nickname last season

Yahoo’s Jeff Passan reports that teammates had a slightly inappropriate name for the child wonder during his first big-league camp.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:10 PM ET, 03/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Drew Storen

Posted at 03:26 AM ET, 03/02/2012

Nats launch ‘Natitude’ campaign

Branding effort for 2012 season again shows a premier level of confidence.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:26 AM ET, 03/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Michael Morse, Danny Espinosa, Drew Storen, Andy Feffer, Natitude