Denard Span


Report: Span to Have Season-Ending Surgery

As feared, Nationals CF Denard Span will need season-ending surgery to repair his ailing hip. He appeared in just 61 games in 2015.



Denard Span Heads Back to Disabled List, His Return in Doubt

Denard Span is headed back to the disabled list and his return this season is in doubt.



With Span Expected to Return, Nats Can Finally Field Projected Opening Day Lineup

Denard Span is expected to return, meaning for the first time, in August, the Nationals may finally field the team they were designed to be.



Denard Span Looks in Peak Form on Latest Rehab Assignment

Denard Span appears to be close to MLB ready, if his latest rehab assignment is any indicator.



Nationals OF Span Out Until All-Star Break With Back Spasms

Nationals center fielder Denard Span will be sidelined through the All-Star break because of lingering back spasms.



Mike Rizzo Explains Catalyst for Denard Span’s Sudden Burst of Power

Since Bryce Harper’s infamous lineup omission of 2014, Denard Span has been an All-Star-caliber center fielder. Something changed. Mike Rizzo explains.


Denard Span celebrates with Anthony Rendon and Jayson Werth

Nationals Werth, Rendon, Span Headed For DL

General manager Mike Rizzo broke the news that Jayson Werth, Anthony Rendon and Denard Span will begin the 2015 season on the disabled list.


denard span attempt to make a diving catch

Denard Span Undergoes ‘Core Muscle’ Surgery, Could Miss Nationals’ Season Opener

Denard Span underwent surgery Monday morning to repair a “right core muscle injury,” the Nationals announced, and start the season on the DL.


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.


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.