"He was just nasty...He kept that power sinker in the low to mid 90s, and a sharp slider. When you have a good combination of sinker-slider like he has, when you're on, guys are in trouble, and he was. Anytime he had guys in scoring position or on the bases, he just got tougher."
(Manny Acta, via Washington Times, 7/21/2007)
Injury Shocker! Alex Escobar is hurt again! Da Meat Hook is clearly faking a heel injury because he doesn't want to be traded! Simontacchi heads to the 15-day DL!
Stadium Shocker! NAAAts locked in a nasty dispute with the D.C. Sports and Entertainment Commission over who's gonna pay for the gold plated toilet seats and light fixtures in the new stadium. There may yet be baseball at RFK in 2008!
(AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)