Nationals Journal: call-ups


Posted at 07:10 PM ET, 09/07/2013

Davey Johnson sticking with regular lineup until the Nationals are mathematically eliminated

Despite dire odds of reaching the postseason, Davey Johnson is not ready to start planning for next season just yet.

By Adam Kilgore  |  07:10 PM ET, 09/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  call-ups, davey johnson, september

Posted at 08:14 PM ET, 09/03/2013

Zach Walters, four others called up by the Nationals

The 23-year-old switch-hitting infielder hit a career-high 29 home runs this season with Class AAA Syracuse.

By James Wagner  |  08:14 PM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Danny Espinosa, davey johnson, September call-ups, Zach Walters

Posted at 07:25 PM ET, 09/02/2013

Nationals expected to make second wave of September call-ups on Tuesday

Four position players and one pitcher are slated to join the Nationals in Philadelphia.

By James Wagner  |  07:25 PM ET, 09/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Corey Brown, Eury Perez, Jeff Kobernus, September call-ups, Xavier Cedeno, Zach Walters

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 09/01/2013

Erik Davis, Ian Krol and Sandy Leon are Nationals’ first September call-ups

More additions to the newly expanded roster are expected.

By James Wagner  |  04:04 PM ET, 09/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  call-ups, erik davis, Ian Krol, Minor leagues, Nationals roster, roster, Sandy Leon, September call-ups

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 08/31/2013

Danny Espinosa will not be one of the Nationals’ September call-ups

GM Mike Rizzo has told the talented but struggling infielder that his season will end in Class AAA Syracuse this weekend, casting a shadow over his future with the organization.

By Adam Kilgore  |  04:16 PM ET, 08/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Danny Espinosa, Nationals call-ups, Nationals roster, September call-ups

Posted at 06:32 PM ET, 08/30/2013

Danny Espinosa unlikely to be included in Nationals’ September call-ups

The Nationals will call up three pitchers and four or five position players, but Danny Espinosa is unlikely to be included.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:32 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  call-ups, Danny Espinosa, September call-ups

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 08/27/2013

The Nationals' potential September call-ups

The Nats play only five more games before rosters expand Sept. 1, when teams are eligible to call up any player on the 40-man roster.

By Adam Kilgore  |  12:35 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nationals call-ups, September call-ups

Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 09/03/2012

Zach Duke gets an unexpected call-up after finding his old form

The Nationals called up Zach Duke to the major leagues, a promotion he never expected even last week.

By Adam Kilgore  |  02:20 PM ET, 09/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  September call-ups

Posted at 01:54 PM ET, 09/03/2012

Christian Garcia, after a long path from injury, finally gets his call-up

After recovering from two Tommy John surgeries, Christian Garcia is called up to the majors for the first time.

By James Wagner  |  01:54 PM ET, 09/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Christian Garcia, Nationals call-ups, Nationals relievers, Nationals' pitchers

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 09/01/2012

A different approach to the Nationals’ September call-ups, how it may affect their remaining opponents more

On the first day of expanded rosters, the Nationals made only a handful of moves. It wasn’t a slew of a new faces and that’s by design.

By James Wagner  |  04:04 PM ET, 09/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  September call-ups

Posted at 07:35 PM ET, 08/31/2012

Nationals expect to call up John Lannan, Sandy Leon, Eury Perez on Saturday, add Mark DeRosa

The Nationals will call up starter John Lannan, outfielder Eury Perez and catcher Sandy Leon on Saturday when the rosters expand Saturday. Mark DeRosa will also be activated.

By James Wagner  |  07:35 PM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  September call-ups