Drive Around The League: It's Opening Day For The Nationals

Chris Lingebach
July 23, 2020 - 5:29 pm

The 2020 Major League Baseball season is finally upon us as the Nationals prepare to open this 60-game sprint against the New York Yankees.

106.7 The Fan's Grant Paulsen and Danny Rouhier will preview the most pressing Nats topics in a weekly video series, giving you their opinions on how Washington's season's unfolding and keeping you up to date on their footing in the NL East, while highlighting key plays.

On the debut of Drive Around the League, brought to you by your Greater Washington Area Hyundai Dealers, Grant & Danny discuss:

Max Scherzer vs. Gerrit Cole

This long-awaited World Series rematch pits the top two pitchers in the MLB against each other on Opening Day.

A Sprint, Not A Marathon

Gone are the days of 162, the Nationals will have little time to gain their footing

The Nationals will have little time to gain their footing

Importance Of Bullpens

With expanded rosters and starting pitchers having little time to get stretched out for the season, teams with deep bullpens may thrive in a shortened season.

The Unknown Quantity

No one knows what quirky trends could emerge from a 60-game season, because we've never done this before.

Nats' Most Important Player

With Anthony Rendon's departure, someone will need to step up in a big way for the Nationals this season to recover the offensive production they lost in free agency. Grant & Danny take a crack at who that person will be.