Nats Insider

From the clubhouse to the dugout, the Nats Insider podcast hosted by Nationals broadcaster Dan Kolko takes you behind the scenes of Washington Nationals baseball. Episodes feature exclusive interviews with Nats players, coaches, alumni and more. A Curly W Productions broadcast.

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9/26/17 - Game Recap: WSH 1, PHI 4
Howie Kendrick hit a solo homer, and Bryce Harper returned to the lineup, but Gio Gonzalez struggled as the Nationals went on to lose 4-1.
8 min
102
9/24/17 - Game Recap: WSH 3, NYM 2
Max Scherzer struck out 10 batters and the Nationals never looked back after Trea Turner's two-run homer in the team's win
4 min
103
9/23/17 - Game Recap: WSH 4, NYM 3
Daniel Murphy hit a go-ahead solo home run in the top of the 10th inning to lead the Nationals to a 4-3 win over the Mets. Nationals manager Dusty Baker discusses the team's win.
3 min
104
9/22/17 - Game Recap: WSH 6, NYM 7
The Nats were staked an early lead on Adam Lind's homer, but Edwin Jackson had a difficult 5th as the Nats fell, 7-6.
2 min
105
9/21/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, ATL 3
Ryan Zimmerman set a career high with his 34th home run, but the Nationals fell to the Braves, 3-2
8 min
106
9/20/17 - Game Recap: WSH 7, ATL 3
Adam Lind's two-run single and Michael A. Taylor's RBI highlighted a six-run 8th inning that led the Nationals to a 7-3 victory
7 min
107
9/19/17: Curly W Live | Ep. 7
On Episode 7, we merged baseball and business with visits from Dave Jageler and executive director of business strategy and analytics Mike Carney.
42 min
108
9/19/17 - Game Recap: WSH 4, ATL 2
Ryan Zimmerman collected three hits and two RBIs, including his 100th RBI of the year, to lead the Nationals to a 4-2 victory.
6 min
109
9/16/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, LAD 3
A.J. Cole was solid in a spot start and Anthony Rendon and Trea Turner drove in runs, but the Nats came up short.
9 min
110
9/15/17 - Game Recap: WSH 0, LAD 7
Edwin Jackson allowed seven runs over just 2 1/3 innings, and the Nationals weren't able to gain ground on the Dodgers.
3 min
111
9/14/17 - Game Recap: WSH 5, ATL 2
Tanner Roark struck out seven over six innings, while Victor Robles showed off his speed with two hits, including his first triple.
6 min
112
9/13/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, ATL 8
Anthony Rendon and Wilmer Difo drove in a run each but the Nationals fell to the Braves, 8-2. Dusty Baker talks about the loss.
7 min
113
9/12/17 - Game Recap: WSH 0, ATL 8
Dusty Baker talks about the loss and Gio Gonzalez discusses his outing.
5 min
114
9/10/17 - Game Recap: WSH 3, PHI 2
Stephen Strasburg set the franchise record with 34 consecutive scoreless innings as the Nationals clinched the NL East title
3 min
115
9/9/17 - Game Recap: WSH 4, PHI 5
Nationals Manager Dusty Baker and Edwin Jackson on the 5-4 loss to Philadelphia.
5 min
116
9/8/17 - Game Recap: WSH 11, PHI 10
Michael Taylor went 4-for-5 and hit an inside-the-park grand slam while Sean Doolittle struck out the side to earn the save. Nationals manager Dusty Baker discusses the win.
4 min
117
9/7/17 - Game Recap: WSH 4, PHI 3
Tanner Roark tossed six strong frames as Trea Turner hit a go-ahead single to help reduce the Nationals' magic number to five. Dusty Baker talks about the win.
6 min
118
9/6/17 - Game Recap: WSH 8, MIA 1
Gio Gonzalez pitched around trouble for five scoreless innings and the Nats' offense scored early and often in the 8-1 win.
6 min
119
9/5/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, MIA 1
Manager Dusty Baker discusses the win and Sean Doolittle talks about picking up the save.
3 min
120
9/4/17 - Game Recap: WSH 7, MIA 2
Anthony Rendon and Daniel Murphy drove in all seven runs as the Nationals shut down the Marlins, 7-2. Dusty Baker discusses the win.
3 min
121
9/3/17- Game Recap: WSH 2, MIL 7
Ryan Zimmerman's great season continues against the Brewers, but the Nationals needed more in their 7-2 loss. Dusty Baker talks about the loss.
3 min
122
9/2/17- Game Recap: WSH 3, MIL 2
Dusty Baker, Max Scherzer and Trea Turner on the Nationals' 3-2 win vs. the Brewers
8 min
123
8/31/17 - Game Recap: WSH 3, MIL 6
The Nationals gave up 13 hits and depiste Trea Turner's dynamic performance, fell 6-3 to the Brewers.
3 min
124
8/29/17 - Game Recap: WSH 8, MIA 3
Anthony Rendon and Daniel Murphy drove in six runs to propel the Nationals to an 8-3 win over the Marlins. Manager Dusty Baker discusses the win at home and Trea Turner talks about his return to the lineup.
12 min
125
8/28/17 - Game Recap: WSH 11, MIA 2
Max Scherzer fanned 10 over seven innings of one-run ball, while the offense erupted for 11 runs to blow out the Marlins. Manager Dusty Baker, Jayson Werth and Max Scherzer.
9 min
126
8/27/17: Curly W Live | Ep. 6
Episode 6 features an interview with Hall of Famer Tim Raines.
25 min
127
8/27/17 - Game Recap: WSH 5, NYM 4
Tanner "T-Ro" Roark struck out nine hitters over six solid frames, while Adam "Donnie" Lind belted a solo homer in the triumph
6 min
128
8/26/17 - Game Recap: WSH 9, NYM 4
Dusty Baker talks about the Nationals' 9-4 win over the Mets.
6 min
129
8/25/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, NYM 4
Nationals manager Dusty Baker discusses the 4-2 loss to the Mets
5 min
130
8/23/17 - Game Recap: WSH 1, HOU 6
The Nationals offense went silent after a Wilmer Difo sac fly as they lost 6-1 to the Astros. Manager Dusty Baker discusses the loss.
4 min
131
8/22/17 - Game Recap: WSH 4, HOU 3
Howie Kendrick and Matt Wieters combined to drive in all of the Nationals' runs in their 4-3 victory. Manager Dusty Baker, Sean Doolittle and Matt Wieters discuss the big win for the Nats.
6 min
132
8/20/17 - Game Recap: WSH 4, SD 1
Gio Gonzalez allowed only one run over 6 2/3 innings and Daniel Murphy added two RBIs to lead the Nationals to a 4-1 win
3 min
133
8/19/17 - Game Recap: WSH 1, SD 3
Dusty Baker and Stephen Strasburg discuss the Nationals' loss to the Padres.
5 min
134
8/18/17 - Game Recap: WSH 7, SD 1
Howie Kendrick homered, drove in two and scored twice, while Nationals' pitchers, headed by Matt Grace, allowed one run on four hits. Manager Dusty Baker on the win and Max Scherzer's injury and Matt Albers on the bullpen's performance.
7 min
135
8/17/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, SD 1
Edwin Jackson tossed seven innings of one-run ball before Ryan Zimmerman belted a go-ahead solo homer in the 8th for a 2-1 win.
6 min
136
8/16/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, LAA 3
Ryan Zimmerman started the 1st inning off with a home run and Tanner Roark was strong on the mound, but the team lost 3-2 to the Angels. Manager Dusty Baker discusses the loss.
8 min
137
8/15/17 - Game Recap: WSH 3, LAA 1
Dusty Baker talks about the Nationals' 3-1 win.
7 min
138
8/13/17 - Game Recap: WSH 6, SF 2 (Game 2)
Daniel Murphy and Ryan Zimmerman hit solo homers, and Howie Kendrick hit a walk-off grand slam in Game 2. Kendrick and Dusty Baker talk about the win following the game.
5 min
139
8/13/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, SF 4 (Game 1)
The Nationals scored two in the 8th, but it wasn't enough to overcome the Giants in Game 1 of a doubleheader. A.J. Cole and Dusty Baker discuss the loss after the game.
10 min
140
8/12/17 - Game Recap: WSH 3, SF 1
Dusty Baker talks about the Nationals' win and Bryce Harper's injury.
3 min
141
8/10/17 - Game Recap: WSH 3, MIA 2
Nationals manager Dusty Baker breaks down the team's thrilling 3-2 victory.
7 min
142
8/9/17 - Game Recap: WSH 10, MIA 1
Dusty Baker, Ryan Zimmerman and Gio Gonzalez discuss the Nationals' win.
5 min
143
8/8/17 - Game Recap: WSH 3, MIA 7
Nationals manager Dusty Baker breaks down the club's 7-3 loss.
4 min
144
8/7/17 - Game Recap: WSH 3, MIA 2
Adam Lind plated the go-ahead run, Bryce Harper belted his 150th homer and Max Scherzer tossed seven solid frames in a 3-2 win. Lind, Scherzer and Dusty Baker analyze the win after the game.
8 min
145
8/6/17 - Game Recap: WSH 9, CHC 4
Matt Wieters clubbed a go-ahead grand slam in the 8th inning, leading the Nationals to a 9-4 win. Dusty Baker breaks down the win after the game.
7 min
146
8/5/17 - Game Recap: WSH 4, CHC 7
Bryce Harper hit a home run and nabbed a runner at third, but the Nationals fell to the Cubs, 7-4. Nationals manager Dusty Baker discusses the loss.
6 min
147
8/4/17 - Game Recap: WSH 4, CHC 2
Dusty Baker and Daniel Murphy on Murphy's two-homer game in a 4-2 win over the Cubs
6 min
148
8/2/17 - Game Recap: WSH 0, MIA 7
Nationals manager Dusty Baker talks about their 7-0 loss to the Marlins.
3 min
149
7/31/17 - Game Recap: WSH 1, MIA 0
Manager Dusty Baker discusses the win and Gio's performance, Gio Gonzalez talks about his eight innings of no-hit ball and Bryce Harper breaks down his RBI and Gio's performance.
11 min
150
7/30/17 - Game Recap: WSH 3, COL 1
Edwin Jackson dazzled on the hill for the win and Adam Lind's homer put Washington ahead for good in Game 2 of the doubleheader. Dusty Baker and Adam Lind on the win.
8 min
151
7/30/17 - Game Recap: WSH 6, COL 10
Eric Fedde struggled in his Major League debut in a 10-6 loss to the Rockies. Dusty Baker discusses the youngster's performance after the game.
3 min
152
7/29/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, COL 4
Dusty Baker discusses the 4-2 loss to the Rockies
3 min
153
7/27/17 - Game Recap: WSH 15, MIL 2
Dusty Baker, Ryan Zimmerman and Brian Goodwin discuss the Nationals' 15-2 win.
11 min
154
7/26/17 - Game Recap: WSH 8, MIL 5
Dusty Baker talks about the Nationals' 8-5 win over the Brewers.
7 min
155
7/25/17 - Game Recap: WSH 0, MIL 8
The Nationals fall to the Brewers, 8-0.
2 min
156
7/23/17 - Game Recap: WSH 6, ARI 2
The Nationals scored four in the 1st and the bullpen allowed two runs over seven strong frames after Stephen Strasburg's injury. Dusty Baker discusses the injury to his starter and the eventual win after the game.
5 min
157
7/22/17 - Game Recap: WSH 4, ARI 3
Bryce Harper, Sean Doolittle, Tanner Roark and Dusty Baker discuss the Nationals' 4-3 win in Arizona.
5 min
158
7/21/17 - Curly W Live | Ep. 5
Episode 5 features interviews with Rob McDonald, VP of Clubhouse Operations and Team Travel and Eddie Longosz, Director of Scouting Ops.
47 min
159
7/21/17 - Game Recap: WSH 5, ARI 6
Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer discusses his performance in the team's 6-5 loss to the D-backs
4 min
160
7/19/17 - Game Recap: LAA 7, WSH 0
Nationals manager Dusty Baker talks about their 7-0 loss to the Angels.
4 min
161
7/18/17 - Game Recap: WSH 4, LAA 3
Bryce Harper and Dusty Baker talk about Edwin Jackson's outing.
8 min
162
7/17/17 - Game Recap: WSH 6, CIN 1
Bryce Harper hit a three-run homer and Ryan Zimmerman broke the franchise record for homers to lead the Nationals to a sweep.
7 min
163
7/16/17 - Game Recap: WSH 14, CIN 4
Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo and manager Dusty Baker speak after the team's 14-4 win.
7 min
164
7/15/17 - Game Recap: WSH 10, CIN 7
Max Scherzer struck out 10 over seven innings of scoreless ball and Anthony Rendon hit two homers in a 10-7 win over the Reds.
3 min
165
7/14/17 - Game Recap: WSH 5, CIN 0
Nationals manager Dusty Baker and outfielder Bryce Harper discuss the 5-0 win over the Reds
5 min
166
7/9/17 - Game Recap: WSH 10, ATL 5
The Nationals end the first half with 10-5 win over Braves. Nationals manager Dusty Baker discusses the win.
7 min
167
7/8/17 - Game Recap: WSH 0, ATL 13
Bryce Harper got on base three times in the Nationals' 13-0 loss. Dusty Baker and Stephen Strasburg discuss the game.
5 min
168
7/7/17 - Game Recap: WSH 5, ATL 4
Daniel Murphy smacked a walk-off single in the 10th after plating one of three runs in the Nats' game-tying 9th. Dusty Baker talks about the team's comeback victory.
3 min
169
7/6/17 - Game Recap: ATL 5, WSH 2
Nationals manager Dusty Baker talks about the 5-2 loss to the Braves.
5 min
170
7/4/17 - Game Recap: Recap: WSH 11, NYM 4
Nationals manager Dusty Baker talks about the win, Joe Ross discusses his solid outing and Daniel Murphy analyzes his five-RBI day
8 min
171
7/3/17 - Game Recap: WSH 3, NYM 2
The Mets tied the game in the top of the 9th, but Ryan Raburn came through with a walk-off single in the bottom half to win it. Dusty Baker discusses the dramatic win after the game.
6 min
172
7/2/17 - Game Recap: WSH 7, STL 2
Bryce Harper talks about his big day at the plate in the Nationals' 7-2 win over the Cardinals.
2 min
173
7/1/17 - Game Recap: WSH 1, STL 2
Gio Gonzalez didn't get much help from his offense vs. the Cardinals and the Nats' rally fell short in their 2-1 loss to St. Louis.
2 min
174
6/30/17 - Game Recap: WSH 1, STL 8
Nationals manager Dusty Baker discusses the team's 8-1 loss to the Cardinals
3 min
175
6/29/17 - Game Recap: CHC 5, WSH 4
Dusty Baker and Blake Treinen talk about the loss.
4 min
176
6/28/17 - Game Recap: WSH 8, CHC 4
Dusty Baker and Anthony Rendon talk about the 8-4 win vs. the Cubs.
6 min
177
6/27/17 - Game Recap: WSH 6, CHC 1
Max Scherzer allowed one run over six frames with six strikeouts and tallied two hits and an RBI during the Nats' 6-1 win. Scherzer and Dusty Baker break down the win following the game.
7 min
178
6/26/17 - Game Recap: CHC 5, WSH 4
Gio Gonzalez allowed a leadoff homer but yielded only one hit the rest of the way, setting the stage for a furious 9th. Dusty Baker discusses the loss following the game.
7 min
179
6/25/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, CIN 6
Dusty Baker reacts to the Nationals' loss as they couldn't complete the sweep against Reds.
7 min
180
6/24/17 - Game Recap: WSH 18, CIN 3
Dusty Baker, Trea Turner and Michael Taylor talk about the big win over the Reds
6 min
181
6/23/17 - Game Recap: WSH 6, CIN 5 - F/10
Nationals manager Dusty Maker and right fielder Bryce Harper talk about their 6-5 win against the Reds.
6 min
182
6/21/17 - Game Recap: MIA 2, WSH 1
Nationals ace Max Scherzer talks about his tough 2-1 loss to the Marlins.
5 min
183
6/20/17 - Game Recap: WSH 12, MIA 3
Nationals manager Dusty Baker talks about their big 12-3 win vs. the Marlins
6 min
184
6/19/17 - Game Recap: MIA 8, WSH 7
Bryce Harper and Anthony Rendon homered to help build a 6-0 lead, but the Nats dropped the series opener.
2 min
185
6/18/17 - Game Recap: WSH 1, NYM 5
Joe Ross allowed two earned runs in a quality start, but the offense had no answer for Jacob deGrom. Dusty Baker talks about the loss after the game.
6 min
186
6/17/17 - Game Recap: WSH 7, NYM 4
Nationals manager Dusty Baker and catcher Jose Lobaton discuss the team's 7-4 win over the Mets
7 min
187
6/16/17 - Game Recap: WSH 7, NYM 2
Dusty Baker on Scherzer's start and getting double plays
7 min
188
6/15/17 - Game Recap: WSH 8, NYM 3
Dusty Baker and Daniel Murphy talk about the Nationals' 8-3 win over the Mets.
6 min
189
6/14/17 - Game Recap: ATL 13, WSH 2
Dusty Baker discusses Tanner Roark's tough day on the mound.
5 min
190
6/13/17 - Game Recap: WSH 10, ATL 5
Manager Dusty Baker on the win and Ryan Zimmerman and Daniel Murphy on their big nights at the plate.
6 min
191
6/12/17 - Game Recap: ATL 11, WSH 10
Nationals manager Dusty Baker talks about the loss and Matt Albers discusses giving up a go-ahead homer in the 9th inning.
5 min
192
6/11/17 - Game Recap: TEX 5, WSH 1
Max Scherzer (10 K's) did his job, but got little support from the bats or the Nats' relievers and took a tough loss. Dusty Baker discusses the loss after the game.
3 min
193
6/10/17 - Game Recap: TEX 6, WSH 3 - F/11
Adam Lind hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the 6th, but the Nationals bullpen faltered in the 9th, then again in the 11th in a 6-3 loss to the Rangers.
7 min
194
6/9/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, TEX 5
Dusty Baker recaps the Nationals' 5-2 loss to the Rangers.
5 min
195
6/8/17 - Game Recap: WSH 6, BAL 1
Nationals manager Dusty Baker discusses Joe Ross, Trea Turner and more after the Nats' 6-1 win over the Orioles
5 min
196
6/8/17: Curly W Live | Ep. 4
We travel to Harrisburg to meet with manager Matt LeCroy and radio voice Terry Byrom
41 min
197
6/7/17 - Game Recap: LAD 2, WSH 1
Nationals manager Dusty Baker talks about their 2-1 loss to the Dodgers.
7 min
198
6/6/17 - Game Recap: WSH 2, LAD 1
Max Scherzer used his wipeout slider early and often to strike out 14 Dodgers in his third straight double-digit strikeout game.
5 min
199
6/5/17 - Game Recap: WSH 4, LAD 2
Bryce Harper had an RBI double as the Nats got behind Gio Gonzalez in an NLDS rematch with the Dodgers.
2 min
200
6/4/17 - Game Recap: WSH 11, OAK 10
Nationals manager Dusty Baker discusses his team's 11-10 win over the A's and Tanner Roark breaks down his impressive performance
4 min