After being haunted by their 2012 NLDS performance to the point of failing to reappear in the playoffs the following year, the Nationals likely don’t want to talk, or even think about the playoffs. But not talking it is the problem, says manager Matt Williams, and that’s the first thing he’s going to change.
Two years ago, Matt Williams had a fortuitous conversation with Mike Rizzo, in which he inquired about what it would take to become an MLB manager. He talked about that conversation, and how it led him to the Nationals gig, in an interview with 106.7 The Fan’s Holden and Danny.
The Washington Nationals held a press conference to announce the hiring of new manager Matt Williams on Friday, signaling an ushering of the guard from Davey Johnson, And thus begins the Matt Williams era in Washington, D.C.
With the Red Sox having officially been crowned champions of the 2013 World Series, it’s time to start looking to next season, and the Nationals are getting 10-1 odds to win it all.
The Washington Nationals named Matt Williams as the team’s field manager on Thursday, agreeing to terms on a multi-year contract with the five-time All-Star and former Arizona Diamondbacks coach, GM and President of Baseball Ops. Mike Rizzo announced.
David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox, baseball’s bearded wonders, capped their remarkable turnaround by beating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game 6 on Wednesday night to win their third World Series championship in 10 seasons.
Washington Nationals owner and real estate mogul Ted Lerner in the richest person in the entire state of Maryland, according to a study from Wealth-X.
The Nationals announced Stephen Strasburg, Bryce Harper and Adam LaRoche all had minor offseason surgeries with limited recovery time expected, according to James Wagner of the Washington Post.
The Nationals plan to hire Matt Williams as the organization’s next manager, sources tell Ken Rosenthal of MLB on Fox, with hopes of keeping Randy Knorr on staff as the team’s bench coach.
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