Denard Span underwent surgery Monday morning to repair a “right core muscle injury,” the Nationals announced, and start the season on the DL.
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.
Even with the NL East already won, the end of the regular season is turning into a logistical headache for the Washington Nationals.
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.
With a versatile lineup that can generate offense in so many different ways, the Washington Nationals definitely look like a dangerous team come October.
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.
With Denard Span’s 36-game on-base streak now over, let’s explore how absolutely ridiculous it was.
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.
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.”
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.