Nationals Journal: jose lobaton

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

Why Sandy Leon is playing over Jose Lobaton

Leon has started four of the past six games, including back-to-back ones, over Lobaton.

By James Wagner  |  07:04 PM ET, 04/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jose lobaton, Sandy Leon

Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 02/23/2014

Venezuelan Nationals players ask for peace amid rallies, violence

As their country erupts with violence and protests, Nationals players from Venezuela players offer support and ask for peace.

By Adam Kilgore  |  03:18 PM ET, 02/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Felipe Rivero, Gabe Alfaro, jose lobaton, Sandy Leon, Venezuela, wilson ramos

Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 02/19/2014

Nats’ Jose Lobaton knew Stephen Strasburg from PlayStation

Backup catcher had never caught Nats’ ace before Tuesday, but he felt like he knew him from a video game.

By Adam Kilgore  |  04:15 PM ET, 02/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jose lobaton, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 02/17/2014

Jose Lobaton learning the Nationals’ pitching staff -- and their names

Jose Lobaton is in the process of learning the Nationals’ pitching staff, but first he has to learn their names.

By Adam Kilgore  |  01:34 PM ET, 02/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 02/14/2014

Why Jose Lobaton is the Ice Cream Man

The Rays used to call Jose Lobaton the “Ice Cream Man.”

By Adam Kilgore  |  07:00 AM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 02/13/2014

Mike Rizzo’s keys to the Jose Lobaton deal: pitching framing and Felipe Rivero

Mike Rizzo loves Jose Lobaton’s pitch framing, and he wouldn’t have dealt Nate Karns if the Rays did not part with prospects.

By Adam Kilgore  |  03:29 PM ET, 02/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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