WASHINGTON -- Denard Span scored from second on third baseman Jordan Pacheco's throwing error in the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals stretched their winning streak to 10 games with a 1-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.
Five of Washington's last six wins have come in its final at-bat of the game, and the streak is tied for the franchise record...
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Denard Span’s on-base streak came to an end during the Washington Nationals 7-1 win over the New York Mets. The streak of reaching on base safely ended at 36 games.
In addition to the on-base streak, Span’s 14-game hitting streak came to an end as well. Span went 0-for-5 and was ironically the only Nationals’ starting hitter not to reach base.
Span struck out looking in his...
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...
After a rough start to the 2014 season, many, including me, questioned whether Denard Span should be replaced as the Washington Nationals leadoff hitter. Then the calendar turned to July, and anyone who had concerns should have been mollified. People have spoken about how Span has been crucial to the team’s success, but after looking at the numbers, I’m shocked at just how good...
BALLER MOVE: Add in All Leagues ANALYSIS: Denard Span is the 3rd ranked player in Yahoo! over the last two weeks, but he’s still only owned in 54% of leagues. Since it’s August, you know his ownership % is simply a result of many owners being out of contention and not paying attention. But if you’re paying […]
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...
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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...
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...
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.
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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.