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Tracking the Nats’ historic chase of the ’62 Mets

Current Record: 27-37 (.421, 9.5 GB)

Projected Record: 68-94

Percentage of Camden Yards Seats With Butts in Them: 43.9

What This Says About the Argument That Bringing Baseball to Washington Would Cut Into the Orioles’ Revenue: MASN!

Parsing the Win: Nats 7, Baltimore 4. For a town that’s produced so much great TV—-The Wire, Homicide: Life on the Streets, Stop Snitchin’—-you’d think Hollywood on the Patapsco could get its freaking TV working. How will Sam Perlozzo ever get his news?

Barry Svrluga Adjectives of the Day: “undeniable,” “simple,” “different”