(Michael Morse is making a case for Michael Morse. Roger Bernadina is doing the same for Roger Bernadina. Picture of TV/MASN by Nationals Enquirer staff.)
"This is still an important time in our season. The games matter because of the standings, but it also matters because of the glimpses we get of the players who are going to play expanded roles this season and beyond."
(Stan Kasten, via Ben Goessling/MASNSports.com, 9/23/2010)
"That's what we expect. That's what they expect of themselves, too. This is a young team that has some very good players. Today kind of showed what kind of depth we had and what kind of team we can have moving forward."
(Ryan Zimmerman, via Washington Post, 9/23/2010)
Nationals 7, Astros 2: Zim-less, Dunn-less Nats survive thanks to Morse, Bernadina, Espinosa, and Detwiler.
Stan Kasten would have us all believe today is a sign of good things to come...