DC Sports Bog: Matt Williams


Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 04/08/2014

Batting Stance Guy’s imitation of Matt Williams is great

The Nationals manager had ‘a collection of nervous habits’ at the plate.

By Scott Allen  |  11:45 AM ET, 04/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Matt Williams, Nationals

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 04/01/2014

Randy Knorr drank beer after Matt Williams was hired

Bench coach wanted the Nats’ managerial job. He didn’t get it. So he spent one morning playing golf and drinking beers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:26 PM ET, 04/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Matt Williams, Nats, Randy Knorr

Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 03/26/2014

Matt Williams had American in his tournament pool

Nationals manager gets unlucky draw in NCAA tournament pool.

By Scott Allen  |  04:20 PM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American, Matt Williams, Nationals

Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 03/26/2014

Bryce Harper ejected from spring training game

The real games haven’t started yet, but Bryce Harper already got into it with an umpire.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:04 PM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Matt Williams, Nats

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 03/10/2014

Matt Williams will do weekly ‘Junkies’ appearance

Nats skipper, like his predecessor, will join 106.7 The Fan every week during the baseball season.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:53 AM ET, 03/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Matt Williams, Morning pixels

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 02/27/2014

Matt Williams gets miked up

The Nats manager offers some sounds of spring baseball.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:00 PM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Matt Williams, Nats

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 02/24/2014

Nats fan choice bobblehead: Clippard, LaRoche or Williams

Nats fans can choose between the manager, the goggled reliever and the first baseman for their final bobblehead of 2014.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:09 AM ET, 02/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam LaRoche, Matt Williams, Nats, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 02/20/2014

Someone already has a ‘Mattitude’ jersey

The manager’s first name is Matt. The slogan is Natitude. You know what’s next.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:52 AM ET, 02/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Matt Williams, Nats

Posted at 03:57 PM ET, 01/29/2014

Matt Williams on Nats’ facial-hair policy

The new skipper explains that he can’t grow hair, suggests he will want his team to follow suit, then throws the whole thing out.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:57 PM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jayson Werth, Matt Williams, Nats, Ryan Mattheus

Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 01/29/2014

Mark Lerner: Nats will be more disciplined in 2014

Nats owner talks about some changes that will be instituted by new Manager Matt Williams.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:39 AM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Holden Kushner, Mark Lerner, Matt Williams, Nats

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 01/24/2014

Matt Williams will treat Stephen Strasburg and Bryce Harper with kid gloves in spring training

Despite the kid-gloves comment, today’s post is brought to you by the letter “A” for aggressive.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:30 PM ET, 01/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Matt Williams, Nats, Ryan Zimmerman, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 11/22/2013

Inside Matt Williams’s home

An Arizona television station did a tour of Matt Williams’s home. It’s the size of Nats Park.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:21 PM ET, 11/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Matt Williams, Nats

Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Rob Dibble is still talking about Mike Rizzo

Rob Dibble casts doubt upon Matt Williams hire because of some sort of personal grudge that he can’t let go.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:02 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Colin Cowherd, John Wall, Matt Williams, Mike Rizzo, Nats, Rob Dibble

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 11/05/2013

Matt Williams’s favorite stat: RISP batting average

Nats new manager has expressed fondness for new-school analytics, but he still likes an old-school stat best.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:05 AM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Matt Williams, Morning pixels, Nats, Timmy Smith

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 11/01/2013

Rizzo: ‘Mutual decision’ that the time wasn’t right for Ripken

Mike Rizzo explains why the Nats didn’t interview Cal Ripken when they were searching for a manger.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:55 AM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cal Ripken, Matt Williams, Mike Rizzo, Nats

Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 10/25/2013

When Matt Williams’s grandpa played for the Senators

Matt Williams’s grandpa played baseball in Washington. It was only for six games, but still.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:10 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bert Griffith, Matt Williams, Media, Nats