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DENARD SPAN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Nationals CF Denard Span has surgery for sports hernia

  Washington Nationals center fielder Denard Span had surgery for a sports hernia, and the team expects him to be ready for spring training in February. Both the Nationals and Span tweeted about the operation on Wednesday. Span batted .302 last season for the National League East champions, with 31 stolen bases and a Nationals-record 184 hits, which tied for the league lead.
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Injury Update: Denard Span undergoes surgery for sports hernia

The Washington Nationals head into the winter, the team appears to need very little following a 96-win season. They finished ninth in the Major Leagues in runs scored and first in ERA. One thing that is important is a healthy roster heading into spring training. So the news that center fielder Denard Span had surgery for a sports hernia is good, considering the fact that it shouldn...
Via Sports Injury Alert
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals rumors: Fielding needs and concerns for the offseason

Ian Desmond The Washington Nationals have a lot to think about during their offseason. Currently there are major needs to resign a few of the key fielders as well as questions for players that are already signed for the upcoming season. Here are some things for the Washington Nationals to think about for 2015. Locking down Ian Desmond Ian Desmond has been a crucial part of the...
Via isportsweb.com
November 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Nats exercise 2015 option for Denard Span

Center field will be patrolled by a familiar face in 2015 for the Washington Nationals.  According to Washington Post reporter Adam Kilgore, Denard Span will return after the Nationals exercised a 2015 contract option for $9 million. The move is not all that surprising.  Span had a terrific 2014 season batting .302 over 147 games with a solid .355 on base percentage.  At the plate...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
October 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals: 3 reasons Denard Span will carry the Nationals through October

Denard Span Denard Span has only been with the Washington Nationals for two short years but he has made every minute of it count. Span has been in the majors since 2008 and has made a name for himself on the Nationals in the 2014 season. In the short amount of time he has been in Washington he has become an asset to the Nationals. Here are the three top reasons Denard Span will carry...
Via isportsweb.com
September 30, 2014  |  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...
Via isportsweb.com
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

Watch Denard Span's fantastic falling-down basket catch on Tal's Hill

What's not to love about the basket catch Denard Span made while falling down on Tal's Hill Tuesday night in Houston? The other best part - moments before, MASN's sideline reporter Dan Kolko was talking about how Span told him before the game he was hoping he wouldn't need to deal with the stupid hill at all. It turned out OK. Span was all smiles after the fact: Related articles...
Via Nationals Enquirer
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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