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Fans cheer during the 2015 NHL Winter Classic at Nationals Park on January 1, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Silverman: NHL’s Winter Classic Is A Gimmick That Needs To Go Away

While everyone likes to say how wonderful it is, it’s time for a little truth. These outdoor games are ridiculous, and they diminish the sport.

01/02/2015

Members of the Washington Capitals skate on the ice during practice for the 2015 NHL Winter Classic against the Chicago Blackhawks at Nationals Park on December 31, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Glorious Sunshine Could Wreak Havoc On Winter Classic

A Winter Classic with sunglasses? With a halftime in the first period? Or delayed for a couple of hours on account of, well, gorgeous weather?

01/01/2015

Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants hits a single to left field in the fourteenth inning against Craig Stammen #35 of the Washington Nationals during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Belt’s HR In 18th Lifts Giants Over Nats, Lead 2-0

The game matched the 18 innings that Atlanta and Houston played in the 2005 NLDS.

10/05/2014

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Hartnett: Breaking Down Five NL Cy Young Candidates

Many will be enticed by R.A. Dickey’s unique story and age, but he’s just one of many candidates who could take home the National League Cy Young.

10/02/2012

Davey Johnson (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images), empty seats at Citi Field (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Nationals Manager Davey Johnson: Citi Field ‘Like A Morgue’

It’s hard to believe, but there was a time when the Mets owned New York City. And at the center of it all was Davey Johnson.

09/14/2012