Although Bryce Harper has struggled this last month, manager Matt Williams warns, when he returns to normal form, “pitchers are gonna pay.”
WASHINGTON (CBSDC) — Matt Williams had his daily pregame press conference interrupted ahead of the Nationals-Orioles game Tuesday afternoon. Traditionally, once the manager walks into the media room room — located in the bowels of Nationals […]
Matt Williams offered high praise of Ryan Zimmerman for his first-career appearance in left field, but hasn’t ruled out moving him back to third before Bryce Harper’s return.
Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams was involved in a hit-and-run, as part of a high speed chase while doing an phone interview live on the radio with the Sports Junkies in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday.
Tyler Clippard has had a rough April, but Matt Williams insists he’s not giving up on him as the setup man for the Washington Nationals: “Tyler Clippard, is the unprecedented king of the eighth inning.”
“If you never touch the bag, you can never be safe,” Matt Williams said of benching Bryce Harper. He also said Harper hit 6th Tuesday because he doesn’t “see the ball very well” against Tyler Skaggs.
Bryce Harper was benched for “lack of hustle” in the Nationals 4-3 home loss to the Cardinals on Saturday, a decision which manager Matt Williams made for the young slugger’s failure “inability to run 90 feet,” he said after the game.
“It’s tough because you play other teams, you feel good about other teams, and then all of a sudden nothing works when you play one particular team,” Matt Williams said, when asked why the Nats cannot beat the Braves.
Nationals manager Matt Williams revealed a new detail about Ryan Zimmerman’s ongoing shoulder issues at 106.7 The Fan’s “Chalk Talk”: “Ryan’s got an arthritic shoulder.”
Nationals manager Matt Williams was asked whether his former teammate, Barry Bonds, will ever be enshrined in the National Baseball Hall of Fame. His response: “I don’t think it’s gonna happen.”