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Fantasy Update

Aug 30, 2014
Ian Desmond went 2-for-5 with a solo home run against the Mariners in Friday's win.

The Nationals’ balanced home run attack

The Nationals’ aren’t the best home-run-hitting team in the majors. Far from it. They didn’t even rank among MLB’s top-10 home run clubs entering play Monday. And the Nationals don’t boast one of the most-prodigious home-run hitters in baseball. Ian Desmond currently leads the way with 22 homers, and it’s unlikely anybody on the roster…
Rotoworld Aug 30, 2014

Desmond homers, Nationals top the Mariners - Ian Desmond (SS) Washington Nationals

Ian Desmond went 2-for-5 with a solo home run against the Mariners in Friday's win.
Washington Post Aug 28, 2014

DC Sports Bog: How have Matt Williams’s ‘Players Who Must Deliver’ picks fared this season?

At the end of each of his weekly appearances with the Junkies on 106.7 The Fan, Nationals Manager Matt Williams is asked to name his Burke & Herbert Bank “Player Who Must Deliver” for the next week. “If I look at it, I think Ian’s going to have a big week,” Williams said Wednesday. “Ian Desmond’s going to have a big week for us. He had a great homestand and I think he’ll continue his hitting on this road trip. He’ll have a good week for us.” Read full article >>
KFFL Aug 21, 2014

Nationals | Ian Desmond not in lineup

Washington Nationals SS Ian Desmond is not in the starting lineup Thursday, Aug. 21. 2B ...
CSN Washington Aug 20, 2014

Desmond leads way with 4 RBI in Nationals' 8th straight win

Ian Desmond added four more RBI in the Nationals' 8-1 win over Arizona on Tuesday night.

Desmond leads way in Nats’ win

With all the errors Ian Desmond piled up early this season, and for all the trouble he’s found keeping his batting average around or above .250, there have been many moments in 2014 where it looked like the two-time Silver Slugger was having a down year. But perhaps quietly, Desmond has put together a recent stretch that…
MASN Sports Aug 19, 2014

Strasburg, Desmond and Cabrera on 8-1 defeat of D-backs - Byron Kerr

The Nationals steamrolled the Diamondbacks 8-1 Tuesday thanks to big offense from their double-play combination of shortstop Ian Desmond and second baseman Asdrubal Cabrera. Desmond went 3-for-4 with three singles and four RBIs while Cabrera had a game-changing three-run double...
CSN Washington Aug 15, 2014

The Baseball Show: Span & Desmond standing out (VIDEO)

The Nationals are six games up in first place and many players deserve credit. Denard Span and Ian Desmond, in particular, have been on fire.

Ian Desmond Photos

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