Tag: Brad Ausmus

Buck the CW: O’s Showalter follows instinct in ninth

Runner on second, one out in the ninth. Baltimore is up a run. Conventional wisdom is to pitch to the next hitter, Nick Castellanos, even though first base is open. You don’t put the winning run on base. That’s what the book says.


Potomac Nationals

Rick Ankiel named to Potomac Nationals Hall of Fame

The Potomac Nationals are honored to announce the induction of former Major League Baseball veteran left-handed pitcher and outfielder, Rick Ankiel into the club’s Hall of Fame.