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Tyler Clippard remembers it well, the bullpen that birthed his All-Star relief career. It was horrible.
Describing the physique of Washington Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa. He is a well-muscled infielder who draws comments for his bone-breaking handshake and who awed his manager in 2011 with his weight-room routine. This offseason in California, he added a new layer to his workouts: yoga.
As the hours ticked toward a self-imposed Saturday deadline, Ryan Zimmerman appeared as relaxed as ever Friday morning.
It was a simple act for Davey Johnson. He'd done it thousands of times. His starting pitcher was in trouble, and it was time to make a change. All he had to do was walk to the mound, signal to the bullpen and pull him.
A Major League Baseball roster can be a fluid thing, never more than when the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline approaches each year.
General manager Mike Rizzo had to move quickly. He needed a seasoned and successful manager to run the Washington Nationals, a promising team shocked by the abrupt resignation of Jim Riggleman.
The Washington Nationals should have been celebrating a blowout victory Tuesday night. They should have been reveling in an offensive outburst that was a long time coming, in a pitcher who won the 100th game of his career and in taking the first of a three-game set with a divisional rival.
Chances are, when the Florida Marlins plucked Miguel Cabrera out of Venezuela as an undrafted free agent in July of 1999, they had no idea they'd eventually be opening the eyes of 11-year-old Wilson Ramos to his catching idol.