(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais. It's raining, it's pouring, etc.)
"The whole infield was an inch under water and they put down an inch of dust trying to get it, to sop it up, and that only turned into mud...We lost the field, that's what happened."
(Umpire Dana DeMuth, via Washington Post, 7/24/2009)
NatsTown 2009: The Lerners lost the fans; Manny lost the team; and the grounds crew lost the field.
Cards 4, Nats 1: May 3rd makeup becomes loss #67. Will they find the field by 7:05 tonight?
Let's recap: Balester labors, Dunn bobbles, two rain delays, grounds crew Fail; game called it in the top of the 7th with one out. Did we miss anything?
Over at OMG, Harper chronicles Nats' Trade History.