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Washington Post Aug 21, 2014

Nats Journal: Today’s Nationals-Diamondbacks lineups

After starting 34 straight games, and 123 of the Nationals’ 125 games, Ian Desmond has finally gotten a day off. Manager Matt Williams won this discussion. As a result, Danny Espinosa is starting at shortstop and Asdrubal Cabrera is starting at second. Read full article >>
MASN Sports Aug 7, 2014

Williams on Espinosa switch-hitting, Span, Rendon and Ramos - Byron Kerr

Second baseman Danny Espinosa hit a three-run homer Wednesday in the Nationals' 7-1 win over the Mets. The discrepancy in his splits has been well documented from the right side (.310 vs. left-handers) and the left side of the plate...

Should Espinosa give up switch-hitting?

Danny Espinosa’s splits as a switch hitter are no secret at this point, through five years of his MLB career. Espinosa himself is aware he hits better from the right side of the plate. The team’s front office knows, even manager Matt Williams has acknowledged it. So, why doesn’t Espinosa hit exclusively right-handed? It’s not so…
CSN Washington Aug 7, 2014

Should Danny Espinosa give up switch-hitting?

Why doesn't Danny Espinosa hit exclusively right-handed? It's not so simple, according to Espinosa and Williams.
Washington Post Aug 7, 2014

Nats Journal: Danny Espinosa crushes left-handed pitching, has entertained batting only right-handed

Jon Niese flipped a change-up towards the plate. Two Nationals were on base and the team held a 3-0 lead in the sixth inning on Wednesday. The left-hander’s pitch started low and moved lower. But Danny Espinosa, knowing Niese has a quick delivery, put his front foot down early and made contact. The ball flew to left field, landing just over the flowers and into the first row. Read full article >>

Danny Espinosa crushes left-handed pitching, has entertained batting only right-handed

Jon Niese flipped a change-up towards the plate. Two Nationals were on base and the team held a 3-0 lead in the sixth inning on Wednesday. The left-hander’s pitch started low and moved lower. But Danny Espinosa, knowing Niese has a quick delivery, put his front foot down early and made contact. The ball flew to left field, landing just […]
MASN Sports Aug 6, 2014

Hearing from LaRoche, Fister and Espinosa after 7-1 rout of Mets - Byron Kerr

The Nationals' home runs returned in a 7-1 rout of the Mets. Adam LaRoche hit a pair of homers while Danny Espinosa cranked a three-run shot. Starter Doug Fister did his part, too. He went 7 1/3 innings without allowing...
Rotoworld Aug 6, 2014

Espinosa cracks three-run blast in win vs NYM - Danny Espinosa (2B) Washington Nationals

Danny Espinosa smacked a three-run home run, his only hit in four at-bats, as the Nationals skated to a win over the Mets on Wednesday.

David Huzzard: The Nationals at the deadline and the other deadline

When it comes to the Nationals' front office as run by Mike Rizzo there are no leaks. Any rumors about the Nationals leading up to this trade deadline have been mere speculation. Danny Espinosa doesn't have an MLB quality bat...

Matt Williams mixing and matching at second base

In the five games since Ryan Zimmerman strained his hamstring and Anthony Rendon shifted back to third base, Nationals Manager Matt Williams has used the following order of players to start at second base: Danny Espinosa, Zach Walters, Kevin Frandsen, Espinosa again and Espinosa yet again. After Espinosa started against a right-hander in Cincinnati on Sunday, […]
KFFL Jul 28, 2014

Nationals | Danny Espinosa back in lineup

Washington Nationals 2B Danny Espinosa is starting at second base Monday, July 28, because he ...

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