Tag: MLB postseason

In 15th season with Nationals, Virginia Beach’s Ryan Zimmerman wins first World Series

Please enable Javascript to watch this video HOUSTON, Texas – Mr. National has gone global. He’s a world champion. Ryan Zimmerman #11 of the Washington Nationals. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) Ryan Zimmerman, the Washington Nationals’ first MLB Draft pick (2005), is a World Series champion for the first time in his career. The 35 year-old […]

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World Series: Wink goes 1-on-1 with Nationals closer, Virginia Beach product Daniel Hudson

Please enable Javascript to watch this video HOUSTON, Texas – From out of the game to on top of the world. Daniel Hudson #44 of the Washington Nationals celebrates. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images) As News 3 spotlighted earlier in the World Series, Washington Nationals relief pitcher Daniel Hudson has been down a long, winding […]

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Charlie Slowes, former Tides broadcaster, calls game 7 as radio voice of Washington Nationals

Please enable Javascript to watch this video HOUSTON, Texas – Game seven of the World Series is unfamiliar territory for the Washington Nationals and many of the players on their team. However, as the Nats play for their first World Series title – there will, indeed, be some familiarity – at least for baseball fans […]

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World Series presents a major league pickle for Virginia Beach’s Eric Bird

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Eric Bird (courtesy: Instagram / @er1c_b1rd) HOUSTON, Texas – As the 2019 Major League Baseball World Series returns to Houston for Tuesday’s game 6, we found one major leaguer who plays in Houston who’s cheering for the visiting Washington Nationals against the Astros. Eric Bird is a Virginia […]

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Is it Just-in time for Verlander to win a World Series start, claim 2nd championship in three years?

Please enable Javascript to watch this video HOUSTON, Texas – In his Hall of Fame career, pitcher Justin Verlander has made six starts in the World Series. He owns a record of 0-and-5 in those six contests. Should Verlander snap that skid, he’ll be a World Series champion for the second time in three years. […]

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Wink goes 1-on-1 with Nationals pitcher, Virginia Beach product Daniel Hudson prior to World Series game 6

Please enable Javascript to watch this video HOUSTON, Texas – The Nationals are back with their backs against the wall. Daniel Hudson #44 of the Washington Nationals. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images) The team that was buried in the standings with their 19-and-31 record earlier this season, must win two straight road games in order […]

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Home groan: Nats react to losing all three World Series games played at Nationals Park

The Washington Nationals look on against the Houston Astros. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images) WASHINGTON, DC – Whichever chef was in charge of the home cooking, he or she needs to be fired. The Washington Nationals, after stunning the Astros with wins in game 1 and game 2 in Houston, came home to Washington, DC […]

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Zim’s swan song? Fans of the Virginia Beach product & Nationals icon aren’t ready to say goodbye

WASHINGTON, DC – Regardless of the result of Sunday’s World Series game 5, it will be the final contest played at Nationals Park this season. Therefore, it could be the final home game for a Nationals icon. Fans in Ryan Zimmerman jerseys Ryan Zimmerman, the 35 year-old who was the Nationals first ever draft pick […]

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2019 World Series: Astros answer with game 3 win, trim Nationals’ series lead to 2-1

WASHINGTON, DC – It was an Astros answer. Anibal Sanchez #19 of the Washington Nationals reacts. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images) Friday night, in the first World Series game played in Washington, DC since 1933, the Astros jumped out early and hung on to beat the Nationals 4-1 and cut Washington’s lead in the best […]

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2019 World Series: Virginia Beach products Zimmerman, Hudson help lift Nationals to game 1 win

HOUSTON, Texas – The Washington Nationals had not played a baseball game in six days. They hadn’t played a World Series game in team history. So, perhaps understandably, the Nats started slow in game 1 of the 2019 World Series. Juan Soto #22 of the Washington Nationals. (Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images) But a furious […]

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WATCH: Ryan Zimmerman hits home run in first career World Series at bat

HOUSTON, Texas – He waited 15 years for the opportunity – and he didn’t miss it. Not only did Ryan Zimmerman not miss it – he hit it high, hard and far. Zimmerman, the Virginia Beach product from Kellam High School, homered in his first career World Series at bat Tuesday. His two-out, solo home […]

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