Thomas Boswell: Most recent columns

You can count on getting the Max every time the Nationals ace takes the mound
Max Scherzer won his third Cy Young Award by going full-throttle, regardless of the situation.
Maddeningly inconsistent Redskins still manage to lose with dignity
(The Washington Post, November 12, 2017; 8:35 PM)
After a baseball season to remember, the NFL is looking even more dreary
(The Washington Post, November 2, 2017; 3:38 PM)
On team full of great stories, George Springer, World Series MVP, might be the best
(The Washington Post, November 2, 2017; 12:58 AM)
Game 6 wasn’t an instant classic, but it brought us what we all wanted: Game 7
(The Washington Post, November 1, 2017; 12:46 AM)
Game 5 of the 2017 World Series was not the best ever. But it was an instant classic.
(The Washington Post, October 30, 2017; 7:00 AM)
At World Series, a racist taunt fuels a stunning episode of civility
(The Washington Post, October 28, 2017; 6:08 PM)
‘Houston Strong’ indeed: A city put to the test has a team up to the task
(The Washington Post, October 28, 2017; 1:24 AM)
This World Series game proved the advanced stats folks can be wrong
(The Washington Post, October 26, 2017; 6:30 PM)
Hello, Dodgers. We’re the Astros, and this World Series is far from over.
(The Washington Post, October 26, 2017; 1:06 AM)
Dodgers show they can handle the October heat in Game 1 against Astros
(The Washington Post, October 24, 2017; 11:48 PM)
Is it hot out here, or is it just this World Series matchup?
(The Washington Post, October 23, 2017; 8:16 PM)
Maybe the Nationals will find a better manager than Dusty Baker. Good luck trying.
(The Washington Post, October 20, 2017; 3:46 PM)
Bryce Harper is a year from free agency. So what’s he really worth?
(The Washington Post, October 20, 2017; 7:01 AM)
In the cold gray of the day after, Nats’ shortcomings are subtle but all too clear
(The Washington Post, October 14, 2017; 9:00 AM)
All defeats are not created equal. For Nats, this one is a special kind of painful.
(The Washington Post, October 13, 2017; 1:46 AM)
Licensed to ill: Stephen Strasburg might be ailing, but he left the Cubs sick
(The Washington Post, October 11, 2017; 10:46 PM)
What we have here (for the Nats) is a failure to communicate
(The Washington Post, October 10, 2017; 11:09 PM)
With two swings of the bat, everything may have changed for the Nationals
(The Washington Post, October 7, 2017; 11:38 PM)
Game 1 is the moment Stephen Strasburg has been waiting — and was shut down — for
(The Washington Post, October 5, 2017; 6:56 PM)