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Apr 18, 2014
KFFL
Washington Nationals SS Ian Desmond has made seven errors on the young season.
CSN Washington Apr 22, 2014

Nats Game Thread: No rest for Desmond

For those who were wondering if Matt Williams might give the struggling Ian Desmond a mental night off, the answer is no. At least not on this night.

Game 21: Angels at Nats

For those who were wondering if Matt Williams might give the struggling Ian Desmond a mental night off, the answer is no. At least not on this night. Desmond, who last night committed his MLB-leading eighth and ninth errors of the young season, is right back in there at shortstop against Angels lefty Tyler Skaggs.…
CSN Washington Apr 22, 2014

Desmond, Clippard unravel in eighth inning of Nats' loss

Ian Desmond and Tyler Clippard have been mainstays for the Nats in recent years. So far this season, they have struggled.

Desmond, Clippard combine to unravel in eighth inning of Nats’ loss

Through the 2012 and 2013 seasons, the only winning campaigns since the Nationals moved to Washington in 2005, one could argue their most consistent position player was Ian Desmond, and their best relief pitcher was Tyler Clippard. Somehow, three weeks into this new season, each has become their own unique liability. Desmond is committing errors…
MASN Sports Apr 21, 2014

Desmond and Clippard on what went wrong in the eighth inning - Byron Kerr

Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond committed two errors in the Angels' decisive four-run rally in the eighth inning, leading to a 4-2 loss Monday night. Desmond's first error occurred when he bobbled a grounder near the bag at second which allowed...

Ian Desmond confronts another defensive challenge

In the fourth inning Thursday night, Ian Desmond bent at the waist and placed his hands on his knees, staring across the diamond, out of answers. He had just fired a throw 10 feet short of first base, and the ball deflected off Adam LaRoche’s glove. Desmond had committed his second error of the night, […]
Washington Post Apr 18, 2014

Nats Journal: Ian Desmond confronts another defensive challenge

In the fourth inning Thursday night, Ian Desmond bent at the waist and placed his hands on his knees, staring across the diamond, out of answers. He had just fired a throw 10 feet short of first base, and the ball deflected off Adam LaRoche’s glove. Desmond had committed his second error of the night, sparking a Cardinals’ rally for the second time in a horrific loss. Read full article >>
KFFL Apr 18, 2014

Nationals | Ian Desmond struggling in the field

Washington Nationals SS Ian Desmond has made seven errors on the young season.
Washington Post Apr 15, 2014

Nats Journal: Benches clear in Nationals-Marlins game after Ian Desmond, Jarrod Saltalamacchia jaw at each other

With the Marlins leading 6-0 in the fourth inning, the benches cleared after Ian Desmond and catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia jawed at each other at home plate. After starter Tom Koehler’s second pitch to Desmond ran high and inside, Desmond said something to the effect of “throw the ball over the plate.” Two batters earlier, Koehler threw a high fastball high and inside to Jayson Werth, who drew a six-pitch walk. Read full article >>

Benches clear in Nationals-Marlins game after Ian Desmond, Jarrod Saltalamacchia jaw at each other

With the Marlins leading 6-0 in the fourth inning, the benches cleared after Ian Desmond and catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia jawed at each other at home plate. After starter Tom Koehler’s second pitch to Desmond ran high and inside, Desmond said something to the effect of “throw the ball over the plate.” Two batters earlier, Koehler […]
Washington Post Apr 15, 2014

DC Sports Bog: Ian Desmond describes his teammates in one word

The Nationals weren’t playing the Braves last night, which means they won, which means it’s okay to laugh at this silly video of Ian Desmond saying the first words that come to mind about several of his teammates. Read full article >>
The Nationals Enquirer Apr 14, 2014

Video: Ian Desmond's ground rule doubles against the Braves

Another game, another Braves outfielder throwing his hands up in the air with a ball rolls under the padding of an outfield wall with Ian Desmond circles the bases. Up above, a video of Ian Desmond's two ground rule doubles...
Washington Post Apr 11, 2014

Nats Journal: Aaron Barrrett strikes out Giancarlo Stanton to continue unhittable start

Thursday evening, a reporter suggested to Ian Desmond he had “come through” for the Nationals when his grand slam in the eighth inning turned a taut contest into a blowout. “We were already winning,” Desmond answered. “Come through would have been what Aaron Barrett did.” Read full article >>

Aaron Barrrett strikes out Giancarlo Stanton to continue unhittable start

Thursday evening, a reporter suggested to Ian Desmond he had “come through” for the Nationals when his grand slam in the eighth inning turned a taut contest into a blowout. “We were already winning,” Desmond answered. “Come through would have been what Aaron Barrett did.” Barrett had faced only one batter, but it may have […]
CSN Washington Apr 10, 2014

Werth, Desmond homer as Nats continue offensive surge

Jayson Werth hit another home run and Ian Desmond added a grand slam to help lead the Nationals over the Marlins.

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