Nationals Journal: Scott Hairston


Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 04/06/2014

Nationals place Scott Hairston on disabled list, call up Tyler Moore

Scott Hairston landed on the disabled list with an oblique strain and Tyler Moore replaced him on the Nationals’ roster.

By Adam Kilgore  |  12:55 PM ET, 04/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 03/22/2014

Scott Hairston is a lock to make the Nationals roster. Right?

Matt Williams didn’t guarantee veteran Scott Hairston a spot on the roster, but he also didn’t say he doesn’t have a spot.

By Adam Kilgore  |  01:50 PM ET, 03/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 03/11/2014

Scott Hairston and the backups receive early playing time

Manager Matt Williams is playing the backups often early, but will use the regulars more as the season approaches.

By James Wagner  |  07:00 AM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning Brushback, Scott Hairston, Tyler Moore

Posted at 06:36 PM ET, 08/09/2013

Scott Hairston could give the Nationals a right-handed option at first base

Scott Hairston may give Davey Johnson the right-handed first base option he has been lacking.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:36 PM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:53 PM ET, 07/09/2013

Scott Hairston on leading off, hitting left-handers

Why the right-handed batter is leading off on Tuesday against Cole Hamels and why he may play instead of Denard Span in the future.

By James Wagner  |  06:53 PM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 07/09/2013

Meet the new guy: Scott Hairston

After Monday's game, Hairston met with reporters for the first time and shared his thoughts on the trade, his season and role.

By James Wagner  |  07:02 AM ET, 07/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:07 PM ET, 07/08/2013

Scott Hairston trade a result of his experience, Nationals' familiarity with him

Manager Davey Johnson called Scott Hairston "the kind of player we need."

By Adam Kilgore  |  07:07 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 07/08/2013

Thomas Boswell on Scott Hairston trade and its implications

Post columnist says recent acquisition makes a lot of sense for a lot of reasons.

By Washington Post Sports Editors  |  03:55 PM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 07/08/2013

Nationals announce trade with Cubs for Scott Hairston

The Nationals acquire 33-year-old Hairston and a player to be named later in a deal that involves a minor league pitcher and a player to be named later.

By Adam Kilgore and James Wagner  |  10:55 AM ET, 07/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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