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Signing Brian Dozier was a logical move for Nationals

Signing Brian Dozier was a logical move for Nationals

Brian Dozier signing gives the Nationals an opportunity to win now, while looking ahead at the future. The Washington Nationals made another move on Thursday, signing second baseman Brian Dozier to a one-year deal. According to ESPN’s Jeff Passan, the Nationals will be giving Dozier nine million dollars during his time in D.C. The Nationals have been really active this offseason, acquiring Patrick Corbin, Matt Adams, Yan Gomes, Kurt Suzuki, Trevor Rosenthal and Kyle Barraclough. This latest roster move by the Nationals, is a good deal for the organization and Dozier. Dozier, 31, is...

In baseball, mental coaches were once seen as for the 'weak-minded.' Now they're essential.

About three hours before every game, nearly without fail, Washington Nationals first baseman Matt Adams would look up from a conversation with a teammate, or from organizing his locker, or from indulging a reporter, and realize it was time. “Time to go get right,” he would say, and the big, burly,...
The Denver Post Dec 26, 2018
In baseball, mental coaches were once seen as for the “weak-minded.” Now they’re essential.

In baseball, mental coaches were once seen as for the “weak-minded.” Now they’re essential.

About three hours before every game, nearly without fail, Washington Nationals first baseman Matt Adams would look up from a conversation with a teammate, or from organizing his locker, or from indulging a reporter, and realize it was time.
Federal Baseball Dec 24, 2018
Matt Adams bringing big bat back to the Washington Nationals’ bench in 2019...

Matt Adams bringing big bat back to the Washington Nationals’ bench in 2019...

Matt Adams saw plenty of time at first base last season, and he said last week, after returning to the Nationals on a 1-year/$4M deal, that he’s excited about being back in D.C. in 2019. Matt Adams hit nine of his 10 doubles and 20 of 21 home runs in the 71 games he started 2018. Adams posted a .251/.319/.517 line in 285 plate appearances a starter, a .170/.250/.255 line (8 for 47 in 52 PAs) as a sub, and a .158/.256/.184 line (6 for 38 in 43 PAs) in his pinch hit appearances for the Washington Nationals and St. Louis Cardinals, who re-acquired the first baseman they selected in the 23rd...

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