"We are not clinking right now. We are not clicking on any cylinders. I really don't know why." (Frank Robinson, via Nationals dot com, 6/25/2006)
Even Nick J's return to lineup can't get the offense going. Weak 5 hit "attack" won't get it done. Another oh-fer for Soriano.
O'Connor deserved better.
164 minutes of rain delays. For those of you watching at home, that's a lot of episodes of M*A*S*H on DCA 20.
(Alfonso Soprano? The sports editor at the Washington Times clearly took the morning off: "The Nationals, who are in a hitting slump, had just five hits. Alfonso Soprano went 0-for-4 with a walk.")
It's up to the Former Ace to stop the slide today.
(Photo by Monica Lopossay, Baltimore Sun)