(ed. note - "I wrote an early Trade Deadline article that was published yesterday as part of a feature series on SBNation.com, where the baseball writers are collecting short team-by-team breakdowns of what to expect from each franchise before the July 31st, 2010 Deadline...")
• Washington Nationals: "34-45 with a month to go before the deadline, the Washington Nationals had some thinking things were different when they hovered around .500 through the first two months of the season. 26-26 on May 31st, the Nats proceeded to lose 19 of 27 in June to drop eleven games under .500, bringing the DC fanbase back down to earth in spite of the baseball-wide frenzy that's surrounded the rise through the system and eventual debut of '09 no.1 overall pick Stephen Strasburg..."
• Read the entire post: HERE...and feel free to comment over at SBNation.com to let baseball fans leaguewide know what you think the future holds for the Nats.