DC Sports Bog: MLB


Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 04/02/2014

Men in suits reenact Bryce Harper’s slide on MLB Network

Mitch Williams and Dan Plesac, in formal garb, go through Bryce Harper’s knock on the head.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:43 PM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, MLB Network

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 09/18/2013

Olbermann slams Nats over Navy caps

ESPN host thinks the Nats and MLB did not handle the Navy tribute caps as well as they might have. To put it lightly.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:17 AM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Keith Olbermann, MLB, Nats

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 08/09/2013

Larry Bowa: Nats stricken by baseball gods

This won't be the last time a national analyst makes a crack about the Nats shutting down Stephen Strasburg in 2012.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:41 PM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Smoltz, Larry Bowa, MLB Network, Nats, Stephen Strasburg, Strasburg Shutdown

Posted at 12:56 PM ET, 07/22/2013

Vincent Gray lobbies for all-star game in Washington

Mayor devotes his weekly radio address to the pursuit of an All-Star game in the District.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:56 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLB, Nats, Vincent Gray

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 04/01/2013

Kristina Akra on leaving MASN for MLB Network

Former Nats sideline reporter reflects on her year with the team, and her new MLB Network show.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:15 AM ET, 04/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kristina Akra, Media, MLB Network, Nats

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 03/25/2013

Kristina Akra to MLB Network

The second biggest mystery of the Nats offseason is solved.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:30 PM ET, 03/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kristina Akra, Media, MLB Network, Nats

Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 10/11/2012

The Nats TV ratings for Game 3 on MLB Network

The blowout, the start time, the network all conspired to make Game 3 the least watched Nats playoff game thus far.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:51 PM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Media, MLB Network, Nationals, Nats, TV ratings

Posted at 12:47 AM ET, 10/02/2012

Stephen Strasburg’s coy interview about the playoffs

After months of deadly serious interviews, the Nats ace finally seems to joke about his shutdown. Unless he wasn't joking.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:47 AM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLB Network, Nats, Stephen Strasburg, Strasburg Shutdown

Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 09/12/2012

Mark DeRosa on Bryce Harper’s ‘hilarious’ base-running

Nats utility guy tells MLB Network that Harper runs the bases ‘like he’s still playing tee ball.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:34 PM ET, 09/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Mark DeRosa, MLB Network, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 08/31/2012

Ryan Zimmerman featured on MLB Network

Nats third baseman will be profiled at length during Saturday’s episode of ‘My MLB Life.’

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:02 PM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Ryan Zimmerman, MLB Network

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 05/10/2012

MLB Network compares Mickey Mantle and Bryce Harper

Since Harper has been in the big leagues for a couple weeks, might as well start comparing him to one of the greatest players of all time.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:24 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Bryce Harper, Mickey Mantle, MLB Network, Billy Ripken