The Nationals took on the New York Yankees this afternoon at the Yankees’ Spring Training. home. In true New York fashion, the stars came out to see this one as Hall of Fame quarterback “Broadway” Joe Namath and Jets head coach Rex Ryan were looking on. The two liked what they saw as the Yankees never trailed.
For the Nats, an important aspect of this Spring Training...
Ross Detwiler is baffled over his belt.
The Washington Nationals pitcher noticed a warning label stamped on his team-issued belt as he was suiting up for a spring training workout Friday. He took off the belt and showed it to reporters.
It read: ''WARNING: This product may contain a chemical known in the state of California to cause cancer or birth defects or other reproductive...
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23 days ago
Though he would appear to have an obvious leg up to reclaim the job he lost last season while on the disabled list, Ross Detwiler is comfortable with the idea of competing for the final spot in the Nationals’ rotation this spring.
“I’ve done it every single year, so it’s nothing different for me,” he said Saturday at NatsFest. “I’ve never had a spot just given to me...
Washington Nationals' GM Mike Rizzo talked today about Ross Detwiler leading the pack of starters expected to compete for the fifth spot in the rotation heading into Spring Training. Detwiler and the Nats avoided arbitration by agreeing on a deal for 2014 that was announced tonight.
The Washington Nationals started the winter with 10 arbitration-eligible players on their roster...
The Washington Nationals placed left-handed pitcher Ross Detwiler on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to July 4, on Sunday with a lower back strain.
Detwiler, originally projected to start Monday's series opener at Philadelphia, is 2-7 with a 4.04 ERA in 13 starts. He experienced discomfort in his back when he threw his bullpen session Saturday.
Washington is expected...
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July 07, 2013
Up above: Ross Detwiler as seen on TV doing his postgame interview with a Caps 2013 Playoffs rally towel hanging in his locker. Earlier in the day, Detwiler provided thoughts on the Caps-Rangers over at CSNWashington.com.
Nationals 7, Cubs 3: Bryce Harper and his ingrown toenail missing from the lineup, along with Jayson Werth (heading to the DL!), but Ian Desmond provides plenty...
Nice showing by Ross Detwiler for Team USA last night: four shutout innings, one hit, one walk, three Ks, and earned his first ever save. Oh, and he got to keep the game ball for the effort,
(Photo above by @NationalDet)
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"This could've been a big step. We could've celebrated on their field like they celebrated on our field. I didn't let that happen...It was embarrassing." (Ross Detwiler, via @masnKolko, 9/25/2012)
Phillies 6, Nationals 3: Loss, Detwiler. Nats lose to Phillies; Braves walk-off Marlins. Magic number stuck at five; NL East lead down to four.
Starting pitcher Ross Detwiler struggled throughout his 4 2/3-inning start against the Diamondbacks on
Sunday. He gave up five runs on three hits and never really had good command in the 7-4 loss. The defeat ended Washington's eight-game winning streak, but what happened after the loss showed how
competitive Detwiler is and why he's developing into a solid starting...
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(Above: Ross Detwiler screams bad words into his glove as the wheels start coming off in the fifth inning.)
"I don’t want to come out of the game ever. Especially in a spot like that. I put us in a hole early." (Ross Detwiler, via Washington Times, 7/28/2012)
"I was actually pleased with the way Det threw the ball. That was going to be a game where I’m...