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Washington Post Mar 3, 2015

DC Sports Bog: The best photos from 11 years of Nationals team picture days

Here’s a free idea for the Nationals’ 2025 promotional schedule, when the team is celebrating its 20th anniversary season. Just hand out copies of individual player photos from back in the day.This year’s team picture day session will go down as one of the greatest in history, not because the Nationals’ roster is loaded with more talent than ever before, but because Danny Espinosa, Mike Carp and Jayson Werth boast some of the best facial hair in the big leagues.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Feb 27, 2015

Nats sing Happy Birthday to Denard Span, with bonus Danny Espinosa videobomb

Denard Span turned 31 on Friday, and his Nationals teammates sang the classic Happy Birthday song in his honor. Watch the video here, with a bonus appearance of Danny Espinosa's mustache towards the end.
Washington Post Feb 24, 2015

DC Sports Bog: Danny Espinosa’s mustache: still enormous, still amazing

Danny Espinosa showed up to Nats training camp with among the largest of Fu Manchu mustaches known to modern man.Danny Espinosa also grows facial hair very quickly.“He’s got some of the best facial hair,” Bryce Harper observed. “He shaves it before the game and he’s got a beard by the sixth inning.”Read full article >>

Danny Espinosa on hitting right-handed during spring training

PROGRAMMING NOTE: After months of offseason hibernation, our Morning Brushback returns.  Danny Espinosa met with Nationals decision-makers late last week and agreed to a plan presented by Manager Matt Williams that will have him hit mostly right-handed this spring training. And although he has long been a switch-hitter, Espinosa is open to giving this a try […]
Washington Post Feb 23, 2015

Nats Journal: Danny Espinosa on hitting right-handed during spring training

PROGRAMMING NOTE: After months of offseason hibernation, our Morning Brushback returns. Danny Espinosa met with Nationals decision-makers late last week and agreed to a plan presented by Manager Matt Williams that will have him hit mostly right-handed this spring training. And although he has long been a switch-hitter, Espinosa is open to giving this a try because he wants to play, help the Nationals and become a better player.Read full article >>
Washington Post Feb 21, 2015

Nats Journal: Danny Espinosa to hit mostly right-handed in spring training

Around midday on Saturday, Danny Espinosa stood in the batting cage on the main field at Space Coast Stadium and began the early stages of his offensive transformation. Matt Williams, a right-hander, threw batting practice to Espinosa, who stood in the right-hander’s batter’s box and took hacks at the offerings. Espinosa laced some balls to left-center field and popped up a few. It’s still a work in progress.Read full article >>

Danny Espinosa to hit mostly right-handed in spring training

Around midday on Saturday, Danny Espinosa stood in the batting cage on the main field at Space Coast Stadium and began the early stages of his offensive transformation. Matt Williams, a right-hander, threw batting practice to Espinosa, who stood in the right-hander’s batter’s box and took hacks at the offerings. Espinosa laced some balls to […]
CSN Washington Feb 21, 2015

Espinosa will attempt to stop switch-hitting

Danny Espinosa will attempt to give up switch-hitting and bat right-handed only this spring at the Nationals' urging.

Espinosa will hit righty majority of the time this spring

VIERA, Fla. — Danny Espinosa will bat right-handed against right-handed pitchers the majority of the time this spring, attempting to give up switch-hitting and revive his career, manager Matt Williams said Saturday. Espinosa, a switch-hitter most of his life, will make the change at the urging of the Nationals, who have seen the infielder struggle…
CSN Washington Feb 19, 2015

PHOTO: Espinosa showed up to Nats' camp with a serious mustache

Danny Espinosa showed up at Nationals' spring training with a pretty serious mustache.
Washington Post Feb 19, 2015

DC Sports Bog: Danny Espinosa and his Fu Manchu mustache report to Nationals spring training

Nationals pitchers and catchers reported to Viera, Fla., for spring training on Thursday. While there are several intriguing story lines to monitor before opening day, it is unlikely that I will be as excited for any Nationals news over the next month and a half as I was for the big reveal of infielder Danny Espinosa’s mustache.Read full article >>
KFFL Feb 10, 2015

Nationals | Danny Espinosa to hit right-handed

Washington Nationals 2B Danny Espinosa will hit exclusively right-handed during spring training this year, according ...
Rotoworld Feb 8, 2015

Danny Espinosa to give up switch-hitting - Danny Espinosa (2B) Washington Nationals

Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo revealed Saturday that Danny Espinosa will hit exclusively from the right side of the plate in 2015.

Danny Espinosa Photos

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