The Nats beat the Braves 3-2 yesterday in their first official game in D.C.’s new $611 million Nationals Park, so the season has officially begun. Whether you are a rabid baseball fan or just an occasional spectator, here’s some reading you might enjoy:
Watching Baseball Smarter: A Professional Fan’s Guide for Beginners, Semi-Experts and Deeply Serious Geeks by Zach Hample
Twice Around the Bases: The Thinking Fan’s Inside Look at Baseball by Kevin Kennedy
The Book on The Book: A Landmark Inquiry Into Which Strategies in the Modern Game Actually Work by Bill Felber
For the Love of Baseball: An A-to-Z Primer for Baseball Fans of All Ages by Frederick Klein
Why is the Foul Pole Fair: Or Answers to Baseball Questions Your Dad Hoped You’d Never Ask by Vince Staten
So is it a new era for the Nationals in their new ballpark? What do you think?