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District On Deck Apr 27, 2017

Washington Nationals: Analyzing Koda Glover’s Injury And Its Effect On The Bullpen

Washington Nationals reliever, Koda Glover, dealt with a hip injury last season, and was placed on the 10-Day Disabled List on Wednesday with another hip injury. Koda Glover has suffered yet another hip injury just days after the Washington Nationals handed the closer’s role to him and Shawn Kelley. After his 2016 season was derailed by […] Washington Nationals: Analyzing Koda Glover’s Injury And Its Effect On The Bullpen - District on Deck - District on Deck - A Washington Nationals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Outside Pitch Apr 25, 2017

Should the Washington Nationals pursue former closer Trevor Rosenthal?

After the ousting of Blake Treinen from the closer’s role, it was important the Washington Nationals plugged the hole on this leak very quickly. For now, veteran Shawn Kelley and rookie Koda Glover seem to have stabilized the ninth inning. The Nationals could still plan to pursue other closer options at the trade deadline this […] The post Should the Washington Nationals pursue former closer Trevor Rosenthal? appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
District On Deck Apr 25, 2017

Washington Nationals: Koda Glover Being Eased Into Closer Role

It’s only two games, but Dusty Baker has not let Washington Nationals manager Koda Glover have a clean inning in a save opportunity A lot of Washington Nationals fans were happy when Dusty Baker took Blake Treinen out of the closer’s role and put Koda Glover and Shawn Kelley in a shared role. Heading into last night’s […] Washington Nationals: Koda Glover Being Eased Into Closer Role - District on Deck - District on Deck - A Washington Nationals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
MLB Trade Rumors Apr 24, 2017

Latest On The Nationals’ Bullpen Needs

The Nationals’ bullpen is off to a dismal start tot the season, with a collective 4.86 ERA through the season’s first three weeks. Young Blake Treinen has already been removed from the closer’s role, albeit with a relatively quick hook (he’s thrown just seven innings this year). Koda Glover and Shawn Kelley are presently sharing…
MASN Sports Apr 21, 2017

David Huzzard: A closer look at Nats' closer troubles - Nationals Buzz

A couple of days ago, the Nationals made a much-needed change by removing Blake Treinen from the closer's role and replacing him with Shawn Kelley and Koda Glover. This is the current best option and the only option the Nationals...
District On Deck Apr 20, 2017

Washington Nationals: Shawn Kelley And Koda Glover Share Closer Duty

After a pair of implosions by Blake Treinen, the Washington Nationals will use two pitchers as closer. Can it work? When will a leader emerge? The Washington Nationals are now using the dreaded closer-by-committee. With Blake Treinen headed back to a setup role, Shawn Kelley and Koda Glover will share the job until one, hopefully, […] Washington Nationals: Shawn Kelley And Koda Glover Share Closer Duty - District on Deck - District on Deck - A Washington Nationals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Outside Pitch Apr 19, 2017

New Washington Nationals closers: Shawn Kelley and Koda Glover

The Washington Nationals have decided to remove Blake Treinen from the closer role. Tuesday’s appearance against the Atlanta Braves apparently cost him the job. He was unable to get the three outs needed for the save. As a result, Dusty Baker has decided to go with veteran Shawn Kelley and rookie Koda Glover in the […] The post New Washington Nationals closers: Shawn Kelley and Koda Glover appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
Federal Baseball Apr 19, 2017
Shawn Kelley and Koda Glover will share Washington Nationals’ closer duties for now...

Shawn Kelley and Koda Glover will share Washington Nationals’ closer duties for now...

Dusty Baker told reporters this afternoon that the decision they have made is to have Shawn Kelley and Koda Glover share the closer’s duties going forward. Dusty Baker told reporters in Atlanta, GA last night, after Blake Treinen struggled in yet another save situation, that something had to change. “We’ve got to do something to shore up our closer situation, because — I don’t know, this ain’t working,” Baker said. “We’ve just got to remain confident and just go back to the drawing board.” When he met with reporters this afternoon in SunTrust Park, Baker confirmed...
Washington Times Apr 19, 2017

Baker removes Treinen from role as Nationals' closer

ATLANTA (AP) - The Washington Nationals have removed Blake Treinen from the closer's role and will use what manager Dusty Baker says is a "mix and match" plan with right-handers Shawn Kelley and Koda Glover sharing the job. Kelley earned his first save of the season in Tuesday night's 3-1 ...
MLB Trade Rumors Apr 19, 2017

Nationals Remove Blake Treinen From Closer’s Role

The Nationals will no longer utilize Blake Treinen as the closer for the time being, manager Dusty Baker told reporters including Dan Kolko of MASNsports.com (Twitter links). Washington will utilize Shawn Kelley and Koda Glover in some form of ninth-inning time share.
District On Deck Apr 19, 2017

Washington Nationals: Max Scherzer Shows Off Ace Mentality In Atlanta

Max Scherzer had his ace stuff last night in Atlanta as the Washington Nationals hung on to win the series opener over the Atlanta Braves Last night, the Washington Nationals bullpen nearly coughed up another game in Atlanta against the Braves. But, despite home plate umpire C.B. Bucknor making Shawn Kelley throw another pitch, the […] Washington Nationals: Max Scherzer Shows Off Ace Mentality In Atlanta - District on Deck - District on Deck - A Washington Nationals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Federal Baseball Apr 19, 2017
Shawn Kelley ends Nationals’ 3-1 win over the Braves twice after blown call by umps...

Shawn Kelley ends Nationals’ 3-1 win over the Braves twice after blown call by umps...

CB Bucknor and his crew had a rough night in Atlanta which included a blown third strike call on the final out of the game. Shawn Kelley had to strike Chase d’Arnaud out twice... Shawn Kelley had to strike Chase d’Arnaud out... twice... before earning his first save of the season by locking down the ninth after Washington Nationals’ closer Blake Treinen gave up two hits, two walks and a run in the series opener with the Atlanta Braves in SunTrust Park. Kelley came on with the bases loaded and the Nationals up, 3-1, popped up Emilio Bonifacio up for the second out of the inning, then...
Talk Nats Apr 18, 2017

Shawn Kelley closes out a Max Scherzer win in a drama filled 9th

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MASN Sports Apr 18, 2017

Shawn Kelley emerging as vocal leader as bullpen looks to find its way - Byron Kerr

Shawn Kelley is emerging as vocal leader as Nationals bullpen tries to find its way
Federal Baseball Apr 15, 2017
Washington Nationals’ lineup for second of three with the Philadelphia Phillies...

Washington Nationals’ lineup for second of three with the Philadelphia Phillies...

Here’s how the Nationals are lining up for this afternoon’s 1:05 PM matchup with the Phillies... Stephen Strasburg held the Philadelphia Phillies to two runs in seven innings of work in the series opener, then the Washington Nationals turned to the bullpen, with scoreless innings from Koda Glover, Blake Treinen and Shawn Kelley giving the Nationals multiple opportunities to win it, which they eventually did on Daniel Murphy’s walk-off double in the tenth. Matt Wieters hit an RBI single in the bottom of the second, responding to the solo home run Tommy Joseph hit in the Phillies’...

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