Nationals Journal: World Baseball Classic


Posted at 01:08 PM ET, 03/15/2013

Nationals waiting on World Baseball Classic to set pitching schedule

The Nationals at the mercy of the WBC when it comes to the schedule for Ross Detwiler and Gio Gonzalez.

By Adam Kilgore  |  01:08 PM ET, 03/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, ross detwiler, starting rotation, World Baseball Classic

Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 03/06/2013

Adam LaRoche hasn't been asked to replace Mark Teixeira in World Baseball Classic, but he'd consider it

Adam LaRoche would think about playing for Team USA if asked, but he doesn't feel game ready yet.

By Adam Kilgore  |  10:24 AM ET, 03/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam LaRoche, World Baseball Classic

Posted at 12:56 PM ET, 03/02/2013

Tyler Clippard, Ryan Mattheus would like to take Chris Perez's place in the World Baseball Classic

Team USA has a bullpen spot open after an injury, and Tyler Clippard and Ryan Mattheus would both like to fill it.

By Adam Kilgore  |  12:56 PM ET, 03/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Tyler Clippard, World Baseball Classic

Posted at 12:29 PM ET, 03/02/2013

Roger Bernadina drives in two in Dutch win over South Korea in opening WBC game

The Nationals outfielder finishes 1 for 5 in a 5-0 upset win over South Korea in the opening round of the WBC.

By James Wagner  |  12:29 PM ET, 03/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  roger bernadina, World Baseball Classic

Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 02/19/2013

Ross Detwiler will pitch in the World Baseball Classic (Updated)

Ross Detwiler will join Gio Gonzalez in the Team USA rotation in next month's World Baseball Classic.

By Adam Kilgore  |  10:27 AM ET, 02/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World Baseball Classic

Posted at 04:18 PM ET, 02/13/2013

Nationals adjust Gio Gonzalez's schedule for World Baseball Classic

The Nationals are adjusting the left-hander's schedule to coincide with his World Baseball Classic schedule.

By James Wagner  |  04:18 PM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, World Baseball Classic

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 01/17/2013

Zero Nationals will play for Team USA in the World Baseball Classic

General Manager Mike Rizzo had said he would support any player who was asked, but none chose to play.

By Adam Kilgore  |  10:31 AM ET, 01/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World Baseball Classic

Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 11/14/2012

Nationals participating in World Baseball Classic qualifiers

Three players in the Nationals organization, including catcher Jhonatan Solano, and one coach, are representing their countries in the World Baseball Classic qualifiers, another round of which begins Thursday.

By James Wagner  |  03:20 PM ET, 11/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World Baseball Classic