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Will Ohman has pitched in the majors for 10 years so he knows how things work in spring training. But we’re not quite sure that even he was ready for what happened to him on Sunday.
Ohman pitched in the sixth inning of the National’s Grapefruit game against the Cardinals on Sunday where he gave up two hits and two walks.
Afterwards, Ohman was informed that he would be cut and reassigned to the Nationals’ minor league camp. But unlike most situations, “afterwards” didn’t mean after the game. In this particular situation, Ohman was given the news while the game, which he had just pitched in, was still going on.
Will Ohman, who pitched the sixth inning today, was cut before the game ended. Tough day at the office.
— Adam Kilgore (@AdamKilgoreWP) March 3, 2013
Tough day at the office indeed.
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Major League Baseball is a cut-throat business apparently. Nationals pitcher Will Ohman had just pitched the sixth inning in spring training against the St. Louis Cardinals when he was delivered some bad news. He had been cut. Before the game had even ended.
“Will Ohman, who pitched the sixth inning today, was cut before the game ended. Tough day at the office.” – @AdamKilgoreWP...
File under: another fairly awesome Bryce Harper baseball card. The above is Harper getting the 1964 Topps treatment as part of 2013 Topps Heritage Collection.
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