Denard Span

Bryce Harper had said he'd worked out hard in the offseason, often tweeting photos of himself hitting the weights. But until this photo surfaced of Harper, prior to a Nats spring training game against the Braves on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, the mass he’d packed on perhaps hadn’t been so evident. (Photos by Sheahin/Sousa as special to WJFK)

Denard Span Says Bryce Harper ‘Looks Like Brian Urlacher’ in Left Field

All of Bryce Harper’s Nationals teammates want to talk about his new, bulky physique, it seems. The latest to give comment is Denard Span, who compared Harper to ex-NFL linebacker Brian Urlacher.

03/07/2014

Denard Span. (Photo credit: Steve Mitchell/Getty Images)

Report: Nationals Hearing Offers for Denard Span

The Nationals are reportedly hearing offers for center fielder Denard Span, just one year after acquiring him through trade, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.

11/09/2013

(Credit: @thisisdspan)

Span Celebrates Harper’s 21st Birthday by Tweeting Children’s Gift Ideas

Welcome to October 16, 2013, otherwise known as Bryce Harper’s 21st birthday. With Nationals players sprawled all across the country, the only thing keeping them connected is Twitter, which is where Denard Span took to celebrate the bday — by tweeting pics of children’s toys.

10/16/2013

Shortstop Ian Desmond #20 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with teammate Denard Span #2 after Span's hit drove in the game-winning run against the Atlanta Braves in the ninth inning at Nationals Park on September 17, 2013 in Washington, DC. The Washington Nationals won, 6-5. (Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Davey Johnson: ‘Anything Can Happen’

Davey Johnson was lively in his weekly appearance with the Junkies Wednesday morning, after against all odds, his Nats took two-of-two against the Braves yesterday, including one 9th-inning comeback. Still a longshot to make the playoffs, “anything can happen.”

09/18/2013

The Washington Nationals have a moment of silence for the victims of the Navy Yard shooting before playing the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on September 17, 2013 in Washington, DC. Yesterday 13 people were shot and killed by a gunman, including the shooter, at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Nationals Sweep Doubleheader from Braves

Shortstop Andrelton Simmons allowed Denard Span’s grounder to bounce through his legs for a game-ending, two-run error, lifting the Washington Nationals over the Atlanta Braves 6-5 Tuesday in the makeup on a series opener postponed by a shooting rampage a day earlier at the nearby Navy Yard.

09/17/2013

Bryce Harper and Jayson Werth celebrate with Adam LaRoche after scoring in the seventh inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on Sept. 15, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals Rout Phillies for Zimmermann’s 18th Win

Denard Span was in the middle of discussing his 26-game hitting streak when cheers, claps and whoops erupted from out-of-sight sections of the Washington Nationals clubhouse.

09/16/2013

Stephen Strasburg reacts as the Cubs' Donnie Murphy runs the bases after hitting a two-run game-tying home run during the ninth inning on Aug. 22, 2013 at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (Photo: David Banks/Getty Images)

Strasburg Blows Lead, Nats Beat Cubs in Extras

Denard Span scored the go-ahead run on pinch-hitter Chad Tracy’s grounder in the 13th inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Thursday after Stephen Strasburg blew a three-run lead in the ninth.

08/22/2013

Denard Span making an amazing catch, which we all missed because we were forcibly enlisted in meaningless conversation with his girlfriend, probably. (Photo: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Span’s Catch Helps Nats Beat S.F. for 5th Win in a Row

Denard Span made a diving catch in deep center field with two runners on base for the final out, and the Washington Nationals held off the San Francisco Giants 6-5 Wednesday night for their fifth straight victory.

08/14/2013

Denard Span. (Photo credit: Steve Mitchell/Getty Images)

Span Helps Nationals Top Marlins in 10 Innings

Denard Span had three hits, including a tiebreaking two-out RBI double in the 10th inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 5-2 Sunday.

07/14/2013

Washington Nationals Photo Day

Spring Training: Denard Span’s Crippling Fear of Fish, Birds

Spring Training is a time for players to ease into their seasonal routines and for fans to familiarize themselves with a team’s newest acquisitions. Sometimes they learn all kinds of things about them, like an outfielder’s irrational fear of birds … and fish.

03/13/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,740 other followers