NATIONALS BLOW TWO LEADS, DROP OPENER TO CARDS 8-5
If there was a game as badly mismanaged as this one anywhere else in the majors, it would’ve cost the losing manager their job.
Sadly, no such luck on Monday night in St. Louis.
The St. Louis Cardinals’ Pat Matheny managed just ever so slightly better than Matt Williams, and the Cardinals’ triumphed 8-5 after nine painful innings of baseball every Nationals fan cringed through.
Coupled with the New York Mets win over Philadelphia, the Nats fell to 6 1/2 games back in the division with 32 games to play. [Read more…]