(Photo of John Lannan on TV, dying a thousand deaths in the 9th with Mike MacDougal trying to close it out, by Nationals Enqurier staff.)
"The night belongs to him."
(Manny Acta, via Washington Times, 6/18/2009)
"I forgot how happy I could be after a baseball game."
(Adam Dunn, via Washington Post, 6/18/2009)
Lannan takes down Yanks.
David 3, Goliath 2: Start spreading the news, his name is John Lannan.
No complaints this morning: W #17 won't be forgotten any time soon. Lannan's no-hit bid ended in the 5th; but he goes 8 1/3 strong innings.
Raise your hand if you nearly had a heart attack when Manny yanked Lannan for MacDougal in the 9th. Good decision because it worked, right?
We're still struggling a bit with the answer to the Trivia Question.