Deegan Stubbs

Deegan Stubbs

Deegan Stubbs is a baseball fan who still laments the loss of his beloved Expos. Follow Deegan on Twitter @DCMontreal or check out his blog at

Bryce Harper
By Deegan Stubbs On Saturday, March 12th, 2016
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Bryce Harper is Proof the Times are a Changin’

Special to Baseball Hot Corner by Deegan Stubbs Recently Washington Nationals sensation Bryce Harper said that in his opinion baseball is a ‘tired’ sport. He was referring to the dim view taken by many of what More...

Abner Doubleday
By Deegan Stubbs On Monday, July 15th, 2013
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All-Star Break State-Of-The-Game Interview With Abner Doubleday

Abner Doubleday With the All-Star break upon us, and the Major League Baseball season at mid-point, I thought it might be interesting to speak with the man who is at the heart of not only every team, but every baseball More...

Gary Carter St
By Deegan Stubbs On Monday, May 20th, 2013
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Montreal Names Street After Hall Of Famer Gary Carter

On May 21st at 1:00 pm EDT a ceremony will be held on a small north end street in Montreal. Local politicians including the borough mayor and the city mayor, will be in attendance as a portion of Faillon Street More...

Michael Yaz
By Deegan Stubbs On Sunday, May 12th, 2013

Carl Yastrzemski’s Grandson Mike Leads Vanderbilt Commodores

There has been no shortage of family involvement in Major League Baseball over the years; the Alou family, Phil and Joe Niekro, Bobby and Barry Bonds, Yogi Berra and his son Dale, Cecil and Prince Fielder to name More...

Bryce Harper
By Deegan Stubbs On Monday, April 29th, 2013
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National’s Bryce Harper Sets Team Record for Best April

One year ago today, April 28, 2012 the Washington Nationals called up phenom Bryce Harper, the first overall pick in the 2010 First-Year Player Draft. After spending Spring Training with the Nats, it was determined More...

Yankee Stadium
By Deegan Stubbs On Friday, April 19th, 2013
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Boston Bombing: New York Yankees Show Class, MLB Shows Solidarity

It has been a bad week for the Boston Red Sox and their fans. As I write this the city of Boston is under lockdown and a huge manhunt is underway to capture the remaining suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing More...

Washington Nationals
By Deegan Stubbs On Sunday, April 14th, 2013

Washington Nationals’ Heartbreaking Weekend

In what manager Davey Johnson described as “heartbreaking”, Washington Nationals 25 year old catcher Wilson Ramos will be sidelined for at least a couple of weeks with a pulled left hamstring. The injury occurred More...

R.A Dickey
By Deegan Stubbs On Monday, April 8th, 2013

A Flurry Of Shutouts To Start The 2013 Season

The season is still young, and if you needed any proof of that just take a look at the flurry of shutouts so far, including three very lopsided games from this past weekend alone.  Teams are still finding their More...

By Deegan Stubbs On Friday, April 5th, 2013
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Washington Nationals Start Season with Back to Back Shut Outs

If the first two games of the 2013 season are any indication, it’s going to be a long summer for hitters coming up against the Washington Nationals pitching.  The Nats have yet to give up a run, staring More...

John Mcsherry
By Deegan Stubbs On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Opening Day Memories of John McSherry

Today is Major League Baseball’s opening day 2013. It comes as a relief after a long winter and seemingly even longer Spring Training! This year it falls on April 1st, April Fools Day, adding to lightheartedness More...

Bryce Harper
By Deegan Stubbs On Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Much is Expected of the Washington Nationals in 2013

With only days until the season opens the Washington Nationals are being touted as World Series contenders.  Fans, bloggers and many media professionals already have the World Series parade route sketched out More...

Warren Cromartie
By Deegan Stubbs On Thursday, March 21st, 2013

Can Warren Cromartie Bring Baseball Back to Montreal?

At this time of year, with Spring Training camps about to break, and teams heading north for opening day many Montrealers really feel the sting of having lost the Expos, as if a rite of spring has been snatched More...

World Baseball Classic
By Deegan Stubbs On Friday, March 15th, 2013
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World Baseball Classic Shocker: USA Faces Elimination After Loss To Dominican Republic

It’s no surprise that the Dominican Republic fielded a very good baseball team for the 2013 version of the World Baseball Classic. Many Dominicans have had great careers in the Major Leagues including Tony More...

World Baseball Classic - Team Italy
By Deegan Stubbs On Monday, March 11th, 2013

Some Odd Results at the World Baseball Classic

Recent results at the World Baseball Classic might have you believing that the scoreboard keeper is suffering from dyslexia. Canada was mercy ruled 14 – 4 by that baseball super power Italy, then rebounded More...

By Deegan Stubbs On Tuesday, March 5th, 2013
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Watch For Venezuela To Compete In WBC

World Baseball Classic play moves to the Americas; watch for Venezuela to compete. With all eyes on Spring Training in Florida and Arizona we shouldn’t overlook the World Baseball Classic as play moves to North More...

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