Denard Span

Denard Span #2 of the Washington Nationals thanks the fans after breaking Nationals single season hit record, with 184 hits, surpassing Cristian Guzman, in the third inning during a baseball game against the Miami Marlins on September 28, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Nationals Exercise Denard Span’s Option for 2015

The Nationals have reportedly exercised Denard Span’s $9 million option, according to Adam Kilgore, ensuring he’ll remain in center field in Washington through the 2015 season.

10/30/2014

The grounds crew puts the tarp on the field before the game between the Washington Nationals and the New York Mets at Nationals Park on Sept. 24, 2014 in Washington, D.C. The game was postponed. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals-Mets Rained Out, Doubleheader Thursday

Even with the NL East already won, the end of the regular season is turning into a logistical headache for the Washington Nationals.

09/24/2014

Denard Span #2 of the Washington Nationals crashes into the wall after making a diving catch in the third inning on a ball off the bat of Matt den Dekker (not pictured) of the New York Mets at Nationals Park on September 23, 2014 in Washington, DC. Span left the game after this play. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Span Makes Highlight Reel Catch at Wall, Roark Shakes Head in Disbelief (Video)

Denard Span made a highlight reel catch to save a potential triple in the third inning, causing Tanner Roark to shake his head in disbelief.

09/24/2014

Ian Desmond #20 of the Washington Nationals connects on an eighth inning RBI double against the New York Mets at Citi Field on September 13, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Harper, Nats Rout Mets 10-3 to Close in on NL East

With a versatile lineup that can generate offense in so many different ways, the Washington Nationals definitely look like a dangerous team come October.

09/14/2014

Denard Span #2 of the Washington Nationals and Rafael Soriano #29 celebrate a 6-4 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on September 1, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Rafael Soriano Pays for Personal Massage Therapist to Travel on Nationals Road Trips

We already knew Nationals closer Rafael Soriano has a personal massage therapist, but Monday night we learned he pays for to have those massages travel with him and the club.

09/02/2014

Denard Span #2 of the Washington Nationals is safe at first as Freddie Freeman #5 of the Atlanta Braves tags him during the fifth inning at Turner Field on August 8, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin Liles/Getty Images)

Why Denard Span’s Ridiculous 36-Game On-Base Streak was Absolutely Ridiculous

With Denard Span’s 36-game on-base streak now over, let’s explore how absolutely ridiculous it was.

08/13/2014

Center fielder Denard Span #2 of the Washington Nationals makes a catch on the run and saves two runs in the process on a ball off the bat of Nolan Arenado (not pictured) of the Colorado Rockies for the third out of the first inning at Coors Field on July 22, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Brian Kenny: ‘No Disrespect to Denard Span,’ Bryce Harper Should be Playing CF

Brian Kenny continued MLB Network’s assault of the Nationals, telling the Junkies, “no disrespect to Denard Span,” but Bryce Harper needs to be playing center field.

07/23/2014

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals walks back to the dugout after striking out in the third inning during a baseball against the Colorado Rockies on July 1, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Mike Rizzo on Speaking to Bryce Harper: ‘Message was Delivered and Received’

GM Mike Rizzo says he and Matt Williams have spoken with Bryce Harper about his comments Monday which seemed to challenge the manager’s lineup decision, saying the “message was delivered and received.”

07/03/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 20: Denard Span #2 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with Anthony Rendon #6 and Nate McLouth #15 after driving in the game winning run in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Nationals Park on April 20, 2014 in Washington, DC. Washington won the game 3-2. (Photo: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Span’s Sacrifice Fly in 9th Lifts Nats over Cards

Denard Span hit a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning and the Washington Nationals, with Bryce Harper back in the lineup, rallied past the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Sunday.

04/20/2014

Nationals center fielder Denard Span screams into third base. (Photo Credit: ebjunkies)

Denard Span Looking to ‘Feed Off’ Late 2013 Success

Denard Span is looking to feed off his success, which didn’t arrive until after the All-Star break in 2013, heading into the 2014 season — something he tells 106.7 The Fan’s Craig Heist

03/11/2014

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