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CSN Washington Jul 5, 2016

Espinosa wins NL player of the week: 'Probably the best I've ever had'

Danny Espinosa won the NL player of the week honers after putting up not only the best week of his career, but the best of his entire baseball life.
CSN Washington Jul 5, 2016

Gio Gonzalez, Nats aim to get back on track against Brewers

Fresh off a shutout loss in which the managed only two hits, the Nationals will look to get back on track Tuesday night with Gio Gonzalez (4-7, 4.81) on the mound facing the Milwaukee Brewers.
MASN Sports Jul 4, 2016

Marty Niland: Espinosa providing fireworks for Nationals - Nationals Buzz

Friday's postgame fireworks were canceled due to extra innings, and rain might well wash out many of the Washington area's July 4 pyrotechnics this year, but Danny Espinosa has been making the Nationals offense explode for the past few weeks....
MASN Sports Jul 4, 2016

Espinosa caps off record-breaking series with two homers, six RBIs - Byron Kerr

Nationals shortstop Danny Espinosa had a series. I mean, he really had a series. Espinosa capped off a four-game run for the ages with two homers, two singles and six RBIs in Sunday's 12-1 dispatch of the Reds. The 15...
CSN Baltimore Jul 3, 2016

Espinosa credits playing every day for his hot hitting

Danny Espinosa is hitting everything and hes hitting it deep. How is he hitting the ball so well this year? The fact that hes an
CSN Baltimore Jul 3, 2016

Strasburg, Baker talk about no-hit bid against Reds

Stephen Strasburg had a no-hitter through 6.2 innings, but was pulled by manager Dusty Baker. Both Strasburg and Baker talked about it after the game.
CSN Baltimore Jul 3, 2016

Winless in Seattle: Orioles lose fourth straight to Mariners

Mariners 9, Orioles 4Winner: Iwakuma (5-6)Loser: Jimenez (5-8)WHAT WENT WRONG: With two on and none out in the third, Leonys Martin’s bunt was fielded by
Red Reporter Jul 3, 2016

All hail Danny Espinosa, Nationals beat Reds 12-1

Over the past four days Espinosa racked up five home runs and fifteen RBI. The Joe Nuxhall Memorial Honorary Star of the Game Sometimes all you can do is tip your cap to the other team. When you think of the greatest hitters in baseball history, who comes to mind? It's probably names like Babe Ruth, Ted Williams, Hank Aaron, and Barry Bonds. However, over the course of this four game series, Danny Espinosa did everything that he possibly could to be added to that list. Today Espinosa, hitting from the eight spot, went 4-5 with a grand slam, solo shot, and 6 RBI. Espinosa entered the series...
Columbus Dispatch Jun 30, 2016

Nationals 13, Reds 4 | Danny Espinosa has seven RBI

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};WASHINGTON -- Danny Espinosa drove in eight runs in April and tallied seven RBI in Washington's latest victory. So, after the Nationals' shortstop hit a grand slam and a three-run homer in a 13-4 rout of Cincinnati on Thursday night, manager Dusty Baker offered some perspective on the performance.
Red Reporter Jun 30, 2016

Danny Espinosa homers twice to lead Nationals past Reds 13-4

He's largely why Trea Turner is still in the minors. I guess now we know why. The Joe Nuxhall Memorial Honorary Star of the Game Joey Votto entered Thursday's contest with the Washington Nationals the owner of a very Votto-like .960 OPS in the month of June, and he proceeded to make sure the last game of the month made that rise, not fall.  The Cincinnati Reds 1B blasted his 5th homer of the month, added a double, and was one of very few bright spots in a game where the Reds got their butts handed to them in almost every way imaginable. His season OPS is up to .832, and with 9 games left...

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