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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.

07/08/2015

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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.

05/28/2015

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.

04/01/2015

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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.

03/09/2015

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

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