(AP Photo. Jorge Padilla has ups, too, apparently.)
"We swung the bat good. To get some runs early was nice. To have Craig pitch the way he pitched and play defense, it's all good."
(Ryan Zimmerman, via Washington Times, 8/24/2009)
Nationals Park unkind to guys named Manny in 2009:
Thank you, Manny Parra!
5 game losing streak, over and done with. Good news:
Zimmerman and Dunn: among the best 3-4 combos in baseball? Yes.
A poll on Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Online today: "Will Manny Parra ever be a consistent winner in the major leagues?"At this hour, it's not looking good for Parra's career.
Will Collin Balester survive two innings today?
We're still disappointed we couldn't make Blogger Day yesterday.