Rain… Rain… and Rain


Rain Delay 001b.jpgThe rain loves to follow the Nationals and it shouldn’t come as a surprise to Nationals fans. Nationals’ games and rain have become synonymous this season like baseball and hot dogs. The game is currently in the midst of a rain delay in the bottom of the second inning. The Nationals lead 2-0 on a home run by Ryan Zimmerman.


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Rain Delay 025b.jpgHere is a look at the 18 delayed, postponed and shortened games due to inclement weather the Nationals have been a part of in 2009 for a total delay of 1,831 minutes and counting…

Game

     Date

 Vs.

Type of Delay

Time of Delay

1

10-Apr

at Braves

Delayed

2 hr, 2 min

2

15-Apr

Phillies

Postponed before start time

3

20-Apr

Braves

Delayed

2 hr, 43 min

4

21-Apr

Braves

Delayed

1 hr, 1 min

5

3-May

Cardinals

Postponed

1 hr, 56 min

6

5-May

Astros

Suspended tied 10-10, bottom of the 11th

1 hr, 16 min

7

16-May

Phillies – Game 2

Shortened after 5 innings

1 hr, 30 min

8

3-Jun

Giants

Postponed

3 hr, 46 min

9

4-Jun

Giants – Game 1

Delayed

36 min

10

4-Jun

Giants – Game 2

Shortened in the top of the sixth inning

1 hr, 7 min

11

9-Jun

Reds

Delayed

1 hr, 47 min

12

10-Jun

Reds

Delayed

2 hr, 10 min

13

18-Jun

at Yankees

Delayed

5 hr, 26 min

14

29-Jun

at Marlins

Delayed

37 min

15

30-Jun

at Marlins

Shortened after 7 innings

1 hr, 29 min

16

1-Jul

at Marlins

Delayed

19 min

17

23-Jul

Cardinals

Shortened in the top of the seventh inning

2 hr, 46 min

18

25-Jul

Padres

Delayed

 

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