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Nats U (Baseball For Women) – Postponed!

Posted on May 24, 2012 at 7:34 am

Nats U (Baseball For Women) – Postponed!

NatsU has been indefinitely postponed due to the day/night doubleheader with the Braves caused by a previous rainout. Those who already bought tickets will be automatically refunded. No ETA on a makeup date is available at this time. Bummer! Wow, look, a Baseball 101 photo from RFK days! (Last year's Nats U at Nats Park) Anyway, Nats U is returning again for the annual day women get to take to the field, bullpen and batting cages for a day of instruction and ... Continue Reading

Walk-off hit by pitch

Posted on August 21, 2011 at 8:31 pm

Wait, you can embed videos now?!?! Woot! Nationals win the Phillies series at home on a walk-off hit by pitch, even if it felt like, "no place but home". Well, poop, I found the embed code, but apparently the answer is no, you can't. Continue Reading

Beast Mode Morse Raps

Posted on August 5, 2011 at 4:10 pm

Ah, there are definitely perks to my job and today's frustrating bit of troubleshooting was greatly brightened when I spotted this video in the queue. I impatiently waited until it was published on the site and snapped up that embed code pronto! There has been lots of chatter about Michael Morse's "Beast Mode" shirt this season and much love for his use of A-Ha's "Take On Me" in about every other at bat. Well, now you get to revel in it ... Continue Reading

Guinea Pig Files: Stealing 2nd Base

Posted on August 1, 2011 at 3:13 pm

Guinea Pig Files: Stealing 2nd Base

Fretting over my wardrobe options prior to the "Stealing 2nd Base" event without the slightest thought of running shorts on my mind, we received a phone call about an hour before leaving for Saturday's game. "Can you run? We'd like you to run in from center field to get the base," Oh my! My husband asked, "Both of us?" and the response was only one of us could go on the field, so he ever so sweetly allowed me to ... Continue Reading

Nats U 2011

Posted on August 1, 2011 at 1:23 pm

Nats U 2011

Well, I'm embarrassed. I just discovered this post in my "drafts"! Life has been hectic, as usual. You'd think with my kids away at camp, I'd have more spare time to dedicate to the blog, but apparently not. Anyway, here are photos from the always exciting "Nats U" (Baseball for Women) event that took place in July. Women were treated to personal coaching on the field, in the batting cage and in the bullpen. May I say, I have a ... Continue Reading


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