Category Archives: Norris

Nats Knock Off Yankees, Harper Re-Assigned to Hagerstown

Derek Norris is congratulated by Brian Bixler for his game-winning pinch-hit. (C.Nichols/Nats News Network)
Derek Norris hit a blast to the left-center field warning track with the bases loaded and two out in the bottom of the ninth inning, leading the Washington Nationals to a 6-5 win over a bunch of guys wearing New York Yankees jerseys before a capacity crowd at Space Coast Stadium on a Continue reading

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Sloppy Play Dooms Nats Against Cardinals

For the first time this spring training, the Washington Nationals looked sloppy at times, had a pitcher blow up, and — not surprising — found themselves on the wrong side of the score, falling to the St. Louis Cardinals 7-5, before 3.601 at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, FL.
The Nationals were charged with two errors, but twice let balls fall between fielders and a run scored when Michael Morse Continue reading

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Nationals Make More Roster Moves

The Washington Nationals just sent out a press release announcing they have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher J.D. Martin, catcher Carlos Maldonado and first baseman Kevin Barker on minor-league contracts with invitations to Spring Training.
Additionally, the Nationals extended Spring Training invitations to right-handed pitcher Josh Wilkie, left-handed pitcher Matt Chico and catchers Continue reading

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Espinosa needs hand surgery

Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa will undergo surgery tomorrow in Baltimore to remove the hook of the hamate bone in his right wrist. The surgery will be performed by Dr. Ken Means at the Curtis National Hand Center.

It is the same surgery that… Continue reading

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