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Nationals Journal Archive: middle infield

Danny Espinosa to play second base

Class AAA Syracuse infielder Danny Espinosa played second base tonight for the first time, a potentially significant sign for his future with the Nationals.

By Adam Kilgore  |  August 16, 2010; 7:18 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (10)
Categories:  middle infield , minors & farm system  | Tags: Danny Espinosa  
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Nationals promote Danny Espinosa to Syracuse

The Nationals promoted infielder Danny Espinosa from Class AA Harrisburg to Class AAA Syracuse, sending one of their most promising prospects one level from the majors and, perhaps, setting him up for a September call-up. "He's earned the opportunity," Nationals...

By Adam Kilgore  |  August 6, 2010; 4:15 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (13)
Categories:  middle infield , minors & farm system  | Tags: Danny Espinoza  
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Ian Desmond, Adam Kennedy, Cristian Guzman will rotate in Nationals infield

Nationals Manager Jim Riggleman plans to give Ian Desmond the day off tomorrow, which is in line with his design for the Nationals' middle infield in the second half. Riggleman wants to create a truer three-man rotation between Desmond, Cristian...

By Adam Kilgore  |  July 17, 2010; 6:49 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
Categories:  Adam Kennedy , Cristian Guzman , Ian Desmond , middle infield  
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Nats try to get Adam Kennedy more involved

Among the more pressing assignments for Nationals Manager Jim Riggleman has been trying to get middle infielder Adam Kennedy more consistent chances to contribute. But with the club primarily using Cristian Guzman at second and at times at shortstop in...

By Gene Wang  |  July 8, 2010; 4:16 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (12)
Categories:  Adam Kennedy , Cristian Guzman , Ian Desmond , middle infield  
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Ian Desmond: 'I haven't really been getting it done'

For the first time, rookie shortstop Ian Desmond will not start for consecutive games tonight. Benched for the fourth time in five games, Desmond understands why. "I haven't really been getting it done," Desmond said. "I'm the kind of guy...

By Adam Kilgore  |  June 30, 2010; 7:01 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Ian Desmond , middle infield  
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Deciding between a trio of infielders, Jim Riggleman isn't stuck in the middle

The revolving middle infield combination is probably the most intriguing developing subplot of the Nationals' young season. The success of rotating Ian Desmond, Adam Kennedy and Cristian Guzman may well hinge of how Manager Jim Riggleman handles the situation. So...

By Adam Kilgore  |  April 9, 2010; 6:05 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Cristian Guzman , Ian Desmond , middle infield  
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