Look for Jesus Montero to take a step forward this year, possibly to the All-Star level that many saw in him as he came up through the minors.
According to Tim Brown from Yahoo! Sports, the first baseman has chosen to play for the Detroit Tigers after reaching nine year deal for $214 million. The Washington Nationals were thought to be the favorites to land Fielder
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.
The win improved the Nationals record to 37-37. It is the first time the team has been at the .500 mark since May 11 win over Atlanta.
Through eight innings, it appeared Doug Fister was going to be the story. Things can change in an instant in baseball. That is why they play nine innings.
Danny Hultzen joins a long list of distinguished alumni from D.C.’s famed St. Albans’ Prep School.