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A Fun Comparison for Denard Span

I’m an unabashed fan of Denard Span, and for my money, he remains one of the game’s most underrated players. But I’ll admit that when I saw this a few hours ago, even I was surprised. Below, a side by side comparison of Span and Jacoby Ellsbury since the start of the 2012 season. Name […]
Via Fangraphs
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Denard Span reaches 1,000 career hits

Nationals center-fielder Denard Span entered Friday’s contest against the Philadelphia Phillies hitting .353. It’s no coincidence since he surge at the plate the Nationals were 28-17 and have taken a commanding seven-game lead in the National League East. Span came into the game needing 21 hits to set a new career-high, while all he needed was one hit to reach 1,000 hits in his...
Via KCM Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Denard Span should expect a drug test after two-homer game, teammates joke (vids)

Washington Nationals outfielder Denard Span has been on a torrid hitting streak at the plate over the past week. On Monday, he remained on the hot streak, hitting two home runs while going 2-5 with 3 RBI in the team’s 6-4 road win over the Los Angeles Dodgers. Since last Wednesday, a five-game stretch, Span […] The post Denard Span should expect a drug test after two-homer game...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Denard Span is on fire, here’s a breakdown

One of the most under-the-radar stories of the 2014 Major League Baseball season has been Denard Span’s ridiculous turnaround. The Washington Nationals outfielder has been on fire for the past two months after a disappointing start to the season. After going 2-for-4 against Atlanta on Sunday, Span has now reached base in 36 consecutive games, and his batting average has jumped...
Via Rumors and Rants
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Why the Washington Nationals should hold at the trade deadline

Many playoff contenders attempt to acquire talent at the trade deadline in hopes of filling a glaring hole within the organization. The Washington Nationals, however, find themselves in a different position; a position in which the best option for the team would be to hold off on any major transactions at the trade deadline. Buying is not a viable option for the Nats at the deadline...
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Denard Span makes a fantastic catch into the ivy at Wrigley

Your browser does not support iframes. After losing a fly ball in the thick fog on Thursday night at Wrigley Field, it only seems fitting that Denard Span would make a fantastic leaping catch into the ivy in the first game of Saturday's doubleheader as payback. Video above. Span went on to make a nice running catch and throw to double off Anthony Rizzo just a few minutes later...
Via Nationals Enquirer
June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

When Denard Span saw Mike Tyson at the mall...

The biggest news of the Washington Nationals' off-day on Monday? Had to be Denard Span seeing Mike Tyson at the mall, right? Just seen iron mike tyson in the mall. Ain't gon lie I was a little scared to say what's up lol — Denard Span (@thisisdspan) June 2, 2014 We're not sure what mall Span was at, but it's certainly understandable for a guy with...
Via Nationals Enquirer
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Denard Span takes mama’s advice and breaks slump

Washington Nationals outfielder Denard Span has failed  to embrace his potential since he came over to the Nats from the Twins. On Sunday that all changed after his mom made an astute observation. Please click here to read this story. The post Denard Span takes mama’s advice and breaks slump appeared first on Players View.
Via Players View
August 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Nationals practice stalled by...a bird?

A Nationals practice was interrupted on Thursday when a large bird believed to be an osprey flying overhead dropped a fish on the field, terrifying outfielder Denard Span.

Via Bush League Chronicle
February 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Here's Denard Span with Mike Rizzo at Nationals Park

Denard Span spent last night in D.C. dining at the Chophouse, and spent today Tweeting his way around town: getting shots and visiting his new place of employment and eating at Ben's Chili Bowl, capping things off by taking in the Wizards-Lakers game. There's Span above with Mike Rizzo in a pic via @Nationals. And one more below in a pic via @thisisdspan). Welcome...
Via Nationals Enquirer
December 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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