Jim Riggleman


Five Years After Debut, Jim Riggleman Still Believes Strasburg Has Cy Young Potential

Five years after Stephen Strasburg’s magnificent MLB debut, ex-Nationals manager Jim Riggleman still believes in the magic of “Strasmas.”


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David Elfin On Sports: Nationals Look Good Coming Out Of All-Star Break

But it’s hard to see the Nats being serious buyers at the deadline either.

106.7 The Fan–07/14/2011

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David Elfin On Sports: The Future Is Not Now For The Nationals

So have some patience with Johnson and the Nats. The future is not now in Washington. It’s in 2012 and beyond.

106.7 The Fan–06/29/2011

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Nationals Name Davey Johnson Manager

“We could have absolutely no better choice to lead the Nationals at this time than Davey Johnson,” General Manager Mike Rizzo said.

106.7 The Fan–06/26/2011

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Davey Johnson To Be Named Nationals Manager

He guided the Mets to a World Series title in 1986 and the Reds and Orioles to the post seasons in 1995 through 1997.

106.7 The Fan–06/25/2011

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Nats’ GM Rizzo Says Riggleman’s Resignation Was “Completely Unexpected”

Washington Nationals General Manager Mike Rizzo joined Wise and Kushner today to share his feelings on Riggleman’s resignation.

106.7 The Fan–06/24/2011

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John McLaren Named Interim Manager Of Washington Nationals

The Nationals announced that bench coach John McLaren will be the interim manager, following Jim Riggleman’s sudden resignation.

106.7 The Fan–06/24/2011

Manager Jim Riggleman #5 of the Washington Nationals argues a call with home plate umpire Derryl Cousins #13 during the first inning against the Seattle Mariners at Nationals Park on June 23, 2011. Credit:  Rob Carr/Getty Images

Jim Riggleman Explains Sudden Resignation As Nationals Manager

Jim Riggleman: “I didn’t feel like they were totally committed to me so, it was gonna make it hard for me to totally commit to the ball club”.

106.7 The Fan–06/24/2011

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Riggleman’s Resignation Overshadows Nationals’ Success

Watch video of Riggleman explaining his decision along with GM Mike Rizzo’s press conference and reactions from Jayson Werth, Jason Marquis and Jerry Hairston Jr.

106.7 The Fan–06/23/2011

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Nationals Manager Jim Riggleman Resigns

Washington, DC-Nationals Manager Jim Riggleman resigned today over his contract as the Nationals are over .500 this late in the season for the first time since 2005.

106.7 The Fan–06/23/2011