"What’s stood out to me this spring, more baseball people have said to me, ‘The Nationals are going to be good this year.’"
(Bud Selig, via Washington Post, 4/4/2012)
Still trying to get comfortable with all the "Nats in the World Series" crazytalk making the rounds earlier today, what with Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan leading the charge by predicting a Nats-Rays World Series. Remember though, back in the old days (two months ago) before Bryce Harper quit Twitter, it was Bryce Harper who invented the #WSinDC hashtag:
This much we're sure of: the Nats will win more games than they did last year.
Check back tomorrow for our 2012 predictions. Until then, enjoy the photo above of the World Series trophy in a pickup truck before the Cardinals 2011 World Series parade in St. Louis.