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Adam LaRoche wants to finish his career with the Nationals

Free agent-to-be Adam LaRoche would like to finish his career with the Nationals, as Chase Hughes of Nats Insider details. It isn’t likely to happen, though, as the Nationals are likely to move Ryan Zimmerman to first base on a full-time basis while Anthony Rendon will be a permanent fixture at third base, Zimmerman’s old position. LaRoche, who turns 35 in November, wrapped...
Via Pro Sports Daily
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Rumors: Adam LaRoche wants to end career in Washington

The Washington Nationals won 96 games in 2014 and ran away with the National League East, but their season ended with a disappointing four-game loss to the San Francisco Giants in the NLDS. At ninth in the Major Leagues in runs scored and first in ERA, the Nationals don't appear to need many changes in the off season. One change could be at first base. Although Adam LaRoche...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rumor: Nationals to decline option on Adam LaRoche

It has been rumored that Washington Nationals will decline the $15 million option on Adam LaRoche’s contract. The Nationals will likely opt to buy out his contract for $2 million. The plan for Washington is to move Ryan Zimmerman over to first base due to the trouble he’s had at third base. Despite the fielding and injury troubles Zimmerman has had, he’s younger, just getting...
Via On-Base Talk
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Brewers Rumors: Adam LaRoche could head to Milwaukee

The Milwaukee Brewers finished the 2014 season with a disappointing 82-80 record after a hot start the first few months of the season. A mediocre offense that ranked 15th in the Major Leagues in runs scored contributed to the downfall as the season progressed. One player who would provide a boost to the offense next season would be free agent first baseman Adam LaRoche, who likely...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Adam LaRoche accepts that he must step aside to make room for Ryan Zimmerman

For so many reasons, Adam LaRoche wants to stay. He adores his Washington Nationals teammates. He believes the team that was — in his words — “terrible” when he arrived will win into the foreseeable future. He sees people in Nationals caps around his home in McLean, and when he first came here he never saw Curly W’s even in the District, and it means something to him that...
Via Pro Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Just How Bad was Jayson Werth and Adam LaRoche this Post Season?

BTS Worst Players of Week- Jayson Werth and Adam LaRoche of the Nationals By BTS Team, The Washington Nationals stormed their way into the playoffs separating themselves far from the rest of the pack in the NL East. Part of their success came from their right fielder Jayson Werth and their first baseman Adam LaRoche. Both players combined for 42 homeruns, 174 RBI’s and 158 Runs...
Via Beyond The Spread
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers Rumors: Adam LaRoche strong possibility for first base

The Milwaukee Brewers will spend the offseason wondering what happened to their playoff hopes as they struggled to an 11-16 September record and missed out on the postseason. One reason they struggled offensively (70 runs in September) was the lack of production from first base. A possibility of rectifying that problem currently plays for the Washington Nationals -- Adam LaRoche...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Adam LaRoche does not think he will be back with the Nats in 2015

Although Washington Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche is having a typical LaRoche year — 25 HR, 88 RBI, .359 OBP, .811 OPS — and believes he can play at this level for several more years despite the fact that he will turn 35 in November — he suspects he will not be with the team in 2015. “If you had to ask me now, I would assume that I would have to move on, unfortunately...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
27 days ago  |  Discuss

The fight for home-field in the NL

A 3-2 win for the Washington Nationals, coupled with the Los Angeles Dodgers losing 8-7, moved Washington closer to the best record in the National League. Adam LaRoche provides a tremendous bat for a poised Washington Nationals squad. The Nationals pulled off a come-from-behind win over the Miami Marlins on Saturday. A base hit would have tied the game for the Fish, but a double...
Via isportsweb.com
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Ian Desmond react to Matt Williams decision to not pinch run for Adam LaRoche

File under: #Mattitude. And so, even Ian Desmond couldn't figure out why Matt Williams didn't pinch run for Adam LaRoche in the 9th inning with one out representing the tying run in a 2-1 game. Enjoy the Vine (via MASN/MLB.TV) above, in which lip readers can clearly make out Desmond asking "Do you want to pinch run?". Didn't matter anyway - Bryce Harper and...
Via Nationals Enquirer
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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