The Nationals were adamant about retaining Danny Espinosa on the heels of a disastrous 2013, despite interest from other clubs over the winter, for one simple reason: He would be their best option
A throwing error in the second inning led to three runs for the Cardinals, a deficit that was too much for Washington to overcome in a loss to St. Louis on Saturday.
Matt Williams wanted his players to be upset at themselves after Thursday night’s debacle of a loss.
Matt Williams wanted his players to be upset about last night’s debacle, but he also wanted them to leave it behind when they left the ballpark and return today committed to playing better ball.
Matt Williams knew there would come a time when he would be tested as a big-league manager for the first time. Not for anything he did or said in the dugout during a game.