Nationals Journal: rick eckstein

Posted at 07:15 PM ET, 04/21/2014

Former hitting coach Rick Eckstein returns to Washington with the Angels

Rick Eckstein, the Nationals’ hitting coach for five years, faces his former team for the first time since his firing in July 2013.

By James Wagner  |  07:15 PM ET, 04/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 07/22/2013

Nationals fire hitting coach Rick Eckstein, promote Rick Schu

The Nationals tried to spark their sagging offense by firing hitting coach Rick Eckstein and replacing him with Rick Schu.

By Adam Kilgore  |  03:05 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:26 PM ET, 06/19/2013

Mike Rizzo, Davey Johnson voice support for hitting coach Rick Eckstein

Nationals management throws its support behind Rick Eckstein, who has become a target of criticism as the Nationals' offense wallows.

By Adam Kilgore  |  07:26 PM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)