This is factually correct. But it is also about as lame as it gets.
Dusty’s quote: “These start times, you don’t know whether to eat, go to sleep, use the bathroom or shower. You have to set your alarm clock different days and times…It’s like working night shift, day shift, swing shift.”
Sorry, doesn’t wash. The Nats started the season with three at home, then three in Philly (a five-minute bus trip) then six at home. In those 12 games they also had two days off. So, their first dozen games were as easy as it gets: home or in Philly.
Now they get a day off before three in Atlanta. Excuse me, DAY OFF. So, the three in Atlanta are a piece of cake. That’s a 15-game sweetheart schedule. They played some 4 p.m. games. The other teams had to play at 4 pm, too.
Then they have to fly from Atlanta to