Thomas Boswell: Most recent columns

In an ugly brawl of a loss, Washington shows fight, and gets a glimpse of a bright future
The Redskins’ recent history has been so demoralizing that a display of grit, even in a loss to the Eagles, is encouraging.
 
This year’s MLB playoff teams have 99 problems; Washington Nationals barely have one
(The Washington Post, September 17, 2014; 3:56 PM)
 
Redskins need Kirk Cousins to be ready for his close-up
(The Washington Post, September 14, 2014; 10:26 PM)
 
In Denard Span and Anthony Rendon, Nationals finally have a 1-2 punch
(The Washington Post, September 12, 2014; 10:22 AM)
 
Thomas Boswell: These Nats might be boring and lack star power, but they win
(The Washington Post, September 10, 2014; 9:21 PM)
 
Washington Redskins mistakes against Texans have a sadly familiar look
(The Washington Post, September 7, 2014; 8:52 PM)
 
For National League contenders, playoff goal should be clear: Avoid Clayton Kershaw
(The Washington Post, September 3, 2014; 12:22 PM)
 
The Nationals and Orioles lead by a lot on Labor Day. We’re in for a scare and a treat.
(The Washington Post, August 31, 2014; 4:55 PM)
 
Baltimore leads the AL East because of its discount rotation and consistent bullpen
(The Washington Post, August 28, 2014; 2:09 PM)
 
Stephen Strasburg shows he’s no longer the Nationals’ obvious choice to start a Game 1
(The Washington Post, August 24, 2014; 9:32 PM)
 
For streaking Washington Nationals, runs like this don’t come around very often
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2014; 10:56 PM)
 
Win or lose, Jay Gruden has changed Washington’s poisonous atmosphere
(The Washington Post, August 19, 2014; 3:20 PM)
 
Nationals’ success during stars’ down years shows team will contend for years to come
(The Washington Post, August 17, 2014; 10:57 PM)
 
Washington Nationals can boost playoff hopes by winning now, building a cushion
(The Washington Post, August 15, 2014; 9:06 PM)
 
Nationals fans worry about the disabled list, but the standings are all that matter
(The Washington Post, August 12, 2014; 2:25 PM)
 
Nationals’ ability to win when they’re not at their best illustrates ballclub’s resiliency
(The Washington Post, July 20, 2014; 9:22 PM)
 
Cards’ Adam Wainwright shouldn’t have done what he did — and then talked about it
(The Washington Post, July 16, 2014; 1:35 PM)
 
2014 MLB All-Star Game has more meaning than you would think for playoff aspirants
(The Washington Post, July 16, 2014; 1:13 AM)
 
Derek Jeter has earned universal respect during his Hall of Fame career
(The Washington Post, July 14, 2014; 11:43 PM)
 
First-place Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles have opportunity ahead
(The Washington Post, July 10, 2014; 11:23 PM)