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Nationals send Reds to 7th straight loss 4-1

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Denard Span matched Cincinnati's hit total with his four singles, and Tanner Roark allowed only three singles over seven innings Friday night, leading the Washington Nationals to a 4-1 victory that extended their surge and the Reds' slump. The Nationals won for the seventh time in nine games. They are 56-44, the second-best mark after 100 games in franchise...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Five Fantasy Baseball Outfield Waiver Wire Pickups for Week 18

  Ready to recharge? The All-Star break has passed and the playoff push is underway. Here are five sleeper outfielders who are primed for a strong second half, including AL-Only and NL-Only formats.   Denard Span  – (OF, WSH) – 39% Owned BALLER MOVE: Add in All Formats After a slow start to the season, […]
Via RotoBaller
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Spanning for SAGNOF Gold

Washington, D.C. has two Spans. If you like politics and live footage of people walking around in suits on a video feed, then C-SPAN (2:43) is your best bet in the capital city. If you prefer players who can help you win some fantasy leagues, than you better go with D-SPAN. Denard Span is currently owned in less than 50% of ESPN fantasy leagues but he's got as many steals as...
Via Razzball
4 days ago  |  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...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper and Denard Span exchange awkward postgame high five

Actually, to call that a high five probably isn't correct. But to say that it was awkward is. Guess it's understandable if there are some hurt feelings after Harper basically told reporters before Monday's game he thought he should be in CF, with Ryan Zimmerman in LF upon his return... And then there was Byrce Harper's hair (screencap via @recordsANDradio) ...
Via Nationals Enquirer
25 days ago  |  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
27 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Denard Span make an amazing catch in the ivy of Wrigly Field

Lately it seems like the Nats’ outfield have been making incredible catches all week. During today’s game, it was Denard Span with highlight reel catch. In the bottom of the fourth, Justin Ruggiano hit a fly ball to centerfield off Gio Gonzalez. Watch Span’s catch here: Your browser does not support iframes.   Follow us on Twitter: @DCSportsKings
Via DC Sports-Kings
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Outfielder Denard Span Loses Fly Ball In Wrigley Field Fog (GIF)

Catching a fly ball is a difficult thing to do, no matter the circumstances. Catching a fly ball while looking into thick fog? Well that’s just about impossible, as Washington Nationals outfielder Denard Span found out Thursday night. Fog wreaked havoc during the Nationals’ game against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field, and that came to a head during the sixth inning. That’s...
28 days ago  |  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: George Springer's bad defense gives Span a run

Denard Span is one of the fastest players in MLB. And during Wednesday night’s game with the Houston Astros, he showcased his speed. And an error (E9) from OF George Springer helped, too. Span saw an elevated fastball from P Brett Oberholtzer and crushed it into the right field […] 
Via The Sports Daily - OLD
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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