Category Archives: Mike Rizzo

Season-ending shoulder surgery for LaRoche

Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche will have season-ending surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder, the team announced after Tuesday’s win over St. Louis. The surgery will be performed by team’s orthopedic physician Dr. Wiemi Douogui… Continue reading

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Previewing Nats’ MLB draft options

Will be out at Nationals Park tonight for the Major League Baseball draft. Big night for Mike Rizzo and company as they add another high pick to the farm system and also have No. 23 and No. 34, the first pick in the sandwich round. Check out our prev… Continue reading

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Nats Postgame – 2-1 loss to Padres

Padres 2, Nats 1

The offensive struggles continue for Washington, which has scored three runs or less in eight of its last 13 games. Not going to win many games that way. Check out the details from Saturday’s defeat in our game story here.

Some int… Continue reading

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This Is What Happens When The Nuts Run The Nat House

It has been a pretty tough month for Nationals GM Mike Rizzo. First his Grandfather passed away on May 15th to which the NQ offers our condolences. Then the baseball team he made out of clay and bubble gum stopped hitting. This was followed by him going after some hack job New York umpires who [...] Continue reading

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Mike Rizzo Is Wanted In Connection With Putting Together A Crappy Team

The Washington Nationals were swept by the New York Mets in a two-game mid-week series that saw the Nats lose both games 1-0, leave the Big Apple without scoring any runs and plummeting them back into the NL East cellar. And before Mets fans (and a certain special Mets fan that visits this blog) get [...] Continue reading

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Nats GM Mike Rizzo on MLB investigation

Nats general manager Mike Rizzo held a brief pregame news conference at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Friday afternoon to dispute reports that his actions immediately following a 1-0 loss to New York Mets (on Thursday afternoon) were solely under inve… Continue reading

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No No. 1 pick, but Nats’ draft plan progressing

The past two seasons the MLB draft has arguably been the most important date on the Nats’ calendar. Forget games. In 2009 and 2010 it was all about selecting no-brainer draft picks Stephen Strasburg and Bryce Harper and getting them signed before los… Continue reading

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No Harper in D.C. this year — here’s why

Have a story up on Nats general manager Mike Rizzo telling ESPN 980 and the Washington Examiner’s Thom Loverro that phenom Bryce Harper won’t be patrolling the outfield at Nationals Park at all this season. Not a surprise, obviously – though Rizz… Continue reading

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Photos From Your Hot And Stick’em Nats Friday Workout

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Mike Rizzo on Nats’ flurry of roster moves

The big moves seem over now for the Nationals. They signed Jayson Werth. They traded Josh Willingham. They saw a bid for a No. 1 starting pitcher thwarted. They added first baseman Adam LaRoche.

So with that general manager Mike Rizzo and his staff tu… Continue reading

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