Game 108 WPA: Are first-inning runs a jinx? Nats 1, DET 11

At least it's a nice day out. Ohter than all the explosion. - Naval Photographic Center, NARA ARC ID# 520714

Today's was very much like a pleasant day at the beach on a tropical island.... during a nuclear test.

Chart_7__medium

Via Fangraphs (click to embiggen)

  • Not so great: Gio Gonzalez (-42.9%) makes no pretenses, giving up 10 ER over the course of 10 outs, with 3 Ks and a walk to go with 11 hits, including 2 dingers.
  • Coulda been a hero: Denard Span (+11.4%) leads the Nats in WPA today, going 2-3 with a walk, an advance on a WP, and the Nats' run scored.
  • Get Larry on the phone: Adam LaRoche (-9.3%) is 0-4, but you can't blame th lackluster hitting too much when you're down almost 10 in the 4th...
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Federal Baseball

You must be a member of Federal Baseball to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Federal Baseball. You should read them.

Join Federal Baseball

You must be a member of Federal Baseball to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Federal Baseball. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9351_tracker