"When I got to the ballpark, I just started feeling weird in my stomach. I had to throw up and that kind of stuff. That's not an excuse. But I don't have it. I don't have it today."
(Odalis Perez, via Washington Post, 8/24/2008)
- Aaron Crow's interview on Baseball Digest Daily Live on BlogTalkRadio from yesterday is up here. Not surprisingly, Crow took the opportunity to take some shots at the Nats, like this (quote via Washington Times): "The way they dealt and handled everything, the way they talked to me and my family...I think any of the 29 other teams would have handled it better. I'm just really looking to get into a better situation than I was dealing with the Nationals."
- SBF interviews Stan Kasten over at Nats320. Part 1 of the conversation is here.
- Milledge HBP on hand in 8th. Says he'll be ready to play today. In other words, see you in September, Lastings!
- Boz says Nats stink all the way to China, gets giddy (but not too giddy) about Strasburg.
- F You, Felipe Lopez.
(AP Photo/Paul Beaty)