| July 13, 2012, 1:01 p.m.
Miss any of the action down on the Mall this week? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here’s a quick recap of the week’s action:
| July 12, 2012, 8:36 p.m.
Need a metaphor for the Green Monsters’ 14-6 loss to the Tribe on Thursday night? Just look at their beloved Boston Red Sox.
| July 12, 2012, 12:03 a.m.
There’s no crying in softball — on the field, at least. The Alphabet Soup fan section is a different story.
| July 11, 2012, 10:16 p.m.
Strength isn’t always in numbers, especially in softball.
| July 10, 2012, 9:58 p.m.
Can we have the heat back?
| July 5, 2012, 10:10 p.m.
The smoke from the fireworks was long gone, but there was no shortage of thrills at the Washington Monument on Thursday night.
| July 3, 2012, 9:02 p.m.
The Consortium for Ocean Leadership softball team dominated from start to finish tonight, besting the National Committee for Quality Assurance, 12-6, at Washington Monument Field No. 6.
| June 29, 2012, 12:27 p.m.
Republicans lost 5-4 in the Supreme Court on Thursday morning, but it wasn’t that close Thursday night in the 51st Annual CQ Roll Call Congressional Baseball Game. A dominant performance by the Democratic bats combined with suspect pitching and defense on the part of the Republicans, resulting in an 18-5 crushing. For full coverage see:
| June 29, 2012, 12:12 p.m.
Shortly after Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) was inducted into the CQ Roll Call Congressional Baseball Hall of Fame on the strength of his power at the plate, Democratic star Cedric Richmond (La.) knocked one of the longest hits in the history of the game Thursday night.
| June 28, 2012, 10:37 p.m.
In one of the most partisan days on Capitol Hill in recent memory, Democrats retaliated against Republicans on the diamond, holding their GOP colleagues in baseball contempt just hours after Republicans had done the same with their attorney general.
| June 28, 2012, 12:02 a.m.
Canon Sobay’s winning credentials are the stuff of softball legends.
| June 27, 2012, 11:15 p.m.
| June 26, 2012, 10:58 p.m.
Tuesday night’s matchup between Big League Chu and Softball With Chris Matthews ended with a score that resembled a football game rather than a softball game, as the latter pounded the former, 38-17.
| June 25, 2012, 11:11 p.m.
On a breezy Monday night in Washington, Ryan Ozimek completed a rare feat in Congressional Softball League history in a loss against the previously winless Get Off Our Lawn.
| June 22, 2012, 4:46 p.m.
A quick recap of what we learned this week out on the diamond and from behind our laptops:
| June 21, 2012, 9:07 p.m.
Many athletes practice the trade of trash talking, but few have truly mastered it. One of them was present on the National Mall tonight.
| June 21, 2012, 12:02 a.m.
While softball is already a mainstay of the recreational culture in Washington, D.C., its shadow will loom even larger over the nation’s capital this summer when it gets a tournament akin to NCAA’s March Madness.
| June 20, 2012, 9:29 p.m.
The only thing hotter than the D.C. air Wednesday night was the Branch’s bats.
| June 19, 2012, 9:38 p.m.
A chief complaint of many teams this season has been the difficulty of finding an available playing field.
| June 19, 2012, 9:57 a.m.
All Vols third baseman and left fielder Andy Steele put his last name in action on Monday night when he stole home against the previously undefeated Howard Bitewings (4-0), leading his team to a 23-16 victory in a classic Congressional Softball League game.