CHICAGO (AP) The White Sox and veteran outfielder Scott Hairston have agreed to a minor league contract. Hairston has not played in the major leagues since 2014, when he hit .208 in 61 games for the Washington Nationals. He is a career .242 hitter with 106 homers and 313 RBIs over 11 seasons with Arizona, San Diego, Oakland, the New York Mets, Chicago Cubs and Nationals. The...
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The free agent market is not too great this season, although the Mets have signed Michael Cuddyer. The team has been vocal about possibly acquiring a shortstop, but there are other areas the team could improve upon. For example, Josh Edgin is the best left-handed option for the Mets, and the Mets have not had success with using one main left-handed reliever for the whole season...
During Sunday night’s Pirates-Nationals game at Nationals Park, the Root Sports cameras kept cutting to a young Pirates fan in the front row that experienced a vast array of emotions during the evening. He went from anger, to sadness, to elation, and back to utter depression when Scott Hairston’s walk off sac fly ended the game. Poor guy. We’ve all been there before. It’s alright, buddy.
Nationals 6, Pirates 5: Walk-off weekend! Ho hum, just another walk-off win for the Nats. Jayson Werth comes off the bench to help save the day, Scott Hairston delivers walk-off sac fly in the 11th after Rafael Soriano imploded in the 9th. Walk-off weekend, indeed: #Walkoff!! #WalkOffWeekend pic.twitter.com/1KxluAv75u — Washington Nationals (@Nationals) August 18, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) Pinch-hitter Scott Hairston's sacrifice fly with one out in the 11th inning scored Jayson Werth to give the Washington Nationals a 6-5 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday night and complete a three-game sweep. Werth, who had missed the last five games with a bothersome shoulder, entered the game as a pinch-hitter in the ninth and doubled leading off the...
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Washington Nationals platoon specialist Scott Hairston was activated from the 15-day disabled list prior to Monday's tilt against the Los Angeles Dodgers, joining the big league club after a brief rehabilitation stint after his recovery from a strained left oblique.The #Nats reinstated OF Scott Hairston from the 15-day DL and optioned OF Steven Souza Jr to Triple-A Syracuse. .#MLB...
Three Washington Nationals players, catcher Wilson Ramos, backup outfielder Scott Hairston, and right-handed starter Doug Fister, could return next week to Nats Park for the Dodgers series, writes James Wagner of The Washington Post. Fister, coming back from a strained lat suffered in Spring Training, will make his final rehab start tonight for Double-A Harrisburg, with a goal...
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