In searching for Matt Williams’ replacement, Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo intends to place a significant emphasis on candidates with prior experience, particularly in the big leagues.
Two years ago, the Nationals hired a former third baseman with 378 career home runs and five All-Star game appearances under his belt to lead their ball club.
was on my way home from the ballpark, and at a stoplight in a somewhat questionable area of Baltimore, when a man in a Chevy truck leaned over and waved.
It was Cal Ripken Jr.
Cal Ripken has held the consecutive game streak for 20 years, and he’ll hold it for at least 15 more.