| June 5, 2012, 10:23 p.m.
Tonight’s game between Harkin’s Heroes and the Bama Bangers, a pair of Senate Softball League teams, may have featured a first this season: two female starters.
| June 4, 2012, 10:54 p.m.
Monday’s night’s House Softball League matchup between the Great Lakers, a team primarily made up of staffers from the Michigan delegation, and the Hired Guns, a team from lobbying firm Cassidy & Associates, almost didn’t happen.
| June 4, 2012, 3:47 p.m.
While a bat and a glove work great out on the diamond, they aren’t very practical at the office or around the house.
| June 1, 2012, 1:56 p.m.
Here’s a quick recap of what we learned this week out on the diamond and from behind our laptops.
| May 31, 2012, 11:51 p.m.
Under the bright May sun, Deep Space 9 got scorched.
| May 31, 2012, 4:17 p.m.
It’s hard to be great when you don’t get to play that often.
| May 31, 2012, 12:05 a.m.
In sports, trash talking can be a potent weapon in puffing up the collective team ego while cutting that of the opposition.
| May 30, 2012, 10:40 p.m.
Never Say Di (1-1) lived up to its name tonight, overcoming an early five-run deficit to notch a 6-5 win over the Arkansas Naturals (0-3) in Division 1 Senate Softball League action.
| May 30, 2012, 10:04 a.m.
Want to follow a winner? Now you can.
| May 29, 2012, 10:44 p.m.
Today in Washington, a bunch of lefties ruthlessly attacked the defenders of our nation’s civil liberties. And no, it’s not what you’re thinking.
| May 29, 2012, 12:56 p.m.
Along with the rest of us, the overwhelming majority of softball junkies in Washington, D.C., took a pause Monday to honor the fallen on Memorial Day.
| May 28, 2012, 5:43 p.m.
While the female players will be the focus of the fourth annual Congressional Women’s Softball Game on June 20, we shouldn’t forget the contribution their male colleagues make as coaches.
| May 25, 2012, 4:11 p.m.
As Memorial Day weekend approaches, we wanted to give readers a quick roundup of what we learned this week in our ventures out on the diamond.
| May 24, 2012, 11:54 p.m.
Do you believe in miracles? The Press Hits! sure do.
| May 24, 2012, 11:24 p.m.
The Colorado Cutthroats lived up to their pre-game smack talk Thursday night, taking it to the EditOrioles, CQ Roll Call’s softball team, 23-7.
| May 24, 2012, 12:15 p.m.
On June 20, the women of the Congress and the women of the press will square off for the fourth annual Congressional Women’s Softball Game. The game’s primary purpose is to raise money for the Young Survival Coalition, an organization that aids young women with breast cancer.
| May 24, 2012, 12:02 a.m.
Gary Caruso has spent the past 30-plus years moving in and out of Congressional offices and committees, agency appointments, private-sector positions and stints in the White House. He’s a Washington insider in every sense of the word — but he’d probably prefer the term “infielder.”
| May 23, 2012, 3:30 p.m.
Last week, we tweeted at the Colorado Cutthroats, noting that the House Softball League team had not shown its Twitter feed some love in quite some time.
| May 22, 2012, 10:25 p.m.
Derek Kettner can fly around the base pads and the clouds.
| May 22, 2012, 5:07 p.m.
On game day, it’s not uncommon to hear some players express the need for new team shirts.