DMV: Okay, We Get It; Jim Bowden Can Go and Get F#cked

<img src=”” title=”elijahs-prayer.jpg” alt=”elijahs-prayer.jpg” align=”right” hspace=”8″ />With Nyjer Morgan taking over in center, the slumping Elijah Dukes is sent to Triple-A for playing time and further development, which <a href=””>sounds familiar</a>. Now, just 76 games (and only 22 wins) after his departure, two-thirds of Bowden’s outfield of the future and closer of the present are gone. [<a href=””>Nats Journal</a>]

How Austin Kearns is still with the Nats and Dukes isn’t I do not know. [<a href=””>DCist</a>]

Dukes’ demotion is a win-now move instead of long-term one. [<a href=””>NBC Washington</a>]

“A clinic in how to reduce the value of young, talented OFs.” [<a href=”,%20talented%20outfielders”>Roto Arcade</a>]

New Nat Burnett allows tying HR; Nats lose 9th straight to Florida. [<a href=””>WaPo</a>]

Adam Dunn, who doesn’t know what a blog is, starts a blog. [<a href=””>Nats320</a>]

O’s blow four-run 9th-inning lead after another great Bergesen start. [<a href=”,0,395781.story”>Sun</a>]

Koji Uehara is out two months with an elbow. [<a href=””>Roch Kubatko</a>]

Caps sign 36-year-old Flyers RW Mike Knuble to crash the net. [<a href=””>WaPo</a>]

What Knuble brings to D.C.: goal scoring, PP presence, etc. [<a href=””>Japers’ Rink</a>]

“Let us join the chorus of saying this was a great signing.” [<a href=”,174137″>Puck Daddy</a>]

The cow Cooley burnt was a horse. We’re not getting video. [<a href=””>Chris Cooley</a>]

Football jerseys at a golf course seems like a bad choice. [<a href=””>D.C. Sports Bog</a>]

Wiz Summer League team includes kids and undrafted bigs. [<a href=””>Wiz Insider</a>]

Wiz pass on mid-level guys in search of bargain big men. [<a href=””>Bullets Forever</a>]

On finding that bargain big the Wiz so desperately need. [<a href=””>Truth About It</a>]

Gary Williams on cheating and cheaters in college hoops. [<a href=””>D.C. Sports Bog</a>]

Greivis predicts ACC titles for the Terps this season. [<a href=””>Jeff Goodman</a>]

Despite James Franklin, HC-in-waiting, Fridge may wanna stay. [<a href=”,0,1177636.story”>Sun</a>]

Check out the “Obama Ate Here” Google Map. [<a href=””>Brightest Young Things</a>]

<strong>Today: </strong>O’s-Angels (10:05)