"Enough was enough. We just wanted to make all these guys aware that you can't get complacent just losing. We miss those guys, but still, we're not throwing independent league guys out there, and I felt like they were better than that."
(Manny Acta, via Washington Post, 6/26/2008)
Look out Philly! Streaking Nationals pull within 12.5 of first place in NL East!
Guzmania in 2009-10? Nats offer Guzie a 2 year extension for an unknown amount of $$$ (via Nationals dot com):
The Guzman camp was not insulted by the two-year offer, understanding that general manager Jim Bowden took a tremendous hit for giving Guzman a four-year, $16 million deal after the 2004 season. Guzman has been hurt for most of those four years.
(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)