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Topic - Ross Detwiler
After amassing a 6-0 lead, the Nationals crumbled in Miami on their way to a 7-6 walk-off loss to the Marlins. Details here from CSN Insider Mark Zuckerman.
In Thursday's 3-1 loss to the Pirates, Ross Detwiler's unfortunate 2014 season continued.
The Nationals' bullpen saw its remarkable run of 27 2/3 consecutive scoreless innings come to an end on a homer off Ross Detwiler in the 15th last night.
Jayson Werth robbed New York's Daniel Murphy of a game-tying home run with two outs in the 9th to preserve Washington's 5-2 win over the Mets on Friday night.
After Nationals starter Taylor Jordan left Sunday's game due to a fever, relievers Ross Detwiler and Aaron Barrett had trouble picking up where he left off.
Despite going up 1-0 in the first inning, the Nationals went cold at the plate and saw their bullpen completely unravel to lose the game by a final score of 4-2.
After an injury-plagued 2013, Detwiler's primary focus this spring was proving his back was 100 percent healthy and no longer a concern. Now he must learn how to adapt to a new routine.
Now that Ross Detwiler is starting the year as a reliever, what's next for him? Will he succeed in his new role?
The Nationals haven't named a No. 5 starter yet, but they have decided it won't be Ross Detwiler.
After adding veteran Doug Fister in a trade with the Detroit Tigers in January, it appeared the Nats would have even less need for those extra options. Not so fast.
Daisuke Matsuzaka and Ross Detwiler stated their cases for jobs as No. 5 starters as the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 7-5 on Thursday.
Half of the Nats' split-squad faces the Braves in Viera, while the other half travels to Jupiter to play the Cardinals. Join the conversation on Nats Insider!
Spring training performance is only one part of the equation when it comes to making this kind of decision. You could even argue it's only a minor part of the equation.
While the Washington region gets slammed by a late-winter snowstorm, there is some good news: the Nationals play the Yankees today and the game is on television.
Taylor Jordan enters spring training as one of three candidates competing for the fifth and final rotation spot. Will he prevail or find himself in Syracuse?
But then the Marlins scored twice off Zimmermann in the seventh and then added another off Ross Detwiler in the eighth.
"I feel like this was the best fit for me out of any club out there," he said. "I'm really glad. It really worked out for me. I really felt from draft day that this was the best."