Category Archives: roster

Rizzo’s rap sheet revisited

I have revised Rizzo’s rap sheet since the last iteration. Here is the new, revised version, with a few additions and modifications to the last version. See below for the details. Rizzo’s rap sheet – a felonious history of theft, … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Trea Turner gets a callup and Jim Bowden was right!

Trea Turner is called up and Tyler Moore to the DL.  This is an amazing development as we wrote the other day in a piece about Trea Turner to 2nd base and quotes from Jim Bowden.

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Trea Turner, when does he Debut for the Nats and at which Position?

Trea Turner is still a shortstop; however, on Tuesday while playing for AAA-Syracuse, Turner started at 2nd base for the 1st time ever.  Mike Rizzo made some comments which you can read below that might lead you to believe Trea … Continue reading

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Can Mike Rizzo make a trade to help the Nats?

The waiver trade deadline to be post-season eligible is August 31st, and it’s looking doubtful that Mike Rizzo will delve into a big trade, but you never say never as Riz last year pulled a rabbit out of his cap … Continue reading

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The Span Effect With Harper

Ken Rosenthal tweeted this today “For #Nationals, it might be as simple as this: 35-24 when Span is in lineup, 23-35 when he is not. Span began rehab assignment yesterday.” I made a post on NatsInsider a while back with … Continue reading

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