3 Questions for the Nats’ 60-Game Title Defense

After a pandemic-induced delay and a fierce labor battle between players and team owners, baseball finally returns Thursday night. The team I have rooted for since adopting D.C. as my hometown in 2011 (the Nationals) are taking on the team I rooted for growing up (the evil-empire Yankees).

As the Nats gear up for their first-ever title defense — in a shortened, 60-game season, no…