Jim Riggleman Partied Away His Sorrows Last Night

There are very good arguments to be made on both sides of Jim Riggleman's stunning resignation from the Nationals yesterday. You could say that he's earned a contract extension, and you'd be right. You could say that he signed a contract and he should honor it, and you'd be right. » 6/24/11 10:30am 6/24/11 10:30am

Breaking: Mid-Atlantic Sports Scene Goes Insane

The Flyers shipped Jeff Carter to Columbus and captain Mike Richards to Los Angeles. Then Jim Riggleman resigned as Nationals manager, just as the Nats are the league's hottest team. All this in the span of about 20 minutes. We're just waiting for the Ravens to ritually slaughter an orphanage, and the day will be… » 6/23/11 4:20pm 6/23/11 4:20pm

A Little Holier-Than-Thou From Someone Who Handles Pigskin Every Week,…

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and the blogosphere to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 11/12/09 6:30am 11/12/09 6:30am

Nationals Manager Says Baseball Isn't "Physically Taxing"

Interim Washington manager Jim Riggleman doesn't want to hear about late-season blues wearing his team down, because baseball isn't even that hard to begin with. Especially when you play it the Washington Nationals way! » 9/10/09 12:25pm 9/10/09 12:25pm

Nationals Fire Manager To Cap Most Ridiculous First-Half Ever

In the least surprising firing of ever, Manny Acta is done as the Washington Nationals manager—but will they continue to fail in even more remarkable and outlandish ways in the second half? Or will they just merely suck? » 7/13/09 11:45am 7/13/09 11:45am