Denard Span

Washington Nationals #2 - Center Field

  • Born: 02/27/84
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 210
  • Bats/Throws: L/L
2014 Nationals 10 36 5 8 3 1 0 4 4 5 1 0 .222 .300 .361

Nats: Span to 7-Day DL, Treinen, Souza up from AAA

There was some bad news for Denard Span. The 30-year-old outfielder suffered a concussion after colliding with Braves' infielder Dan Uggla last night. There was good news from the Nationals though. Blake Treinen and Steven Souza, Jr were called up...

AUDIO: Nats Nightly Talking Nats' 8-2 Win in NY

Nats Nightly = Dave Nichols from the District Sports Page and Federal Baseball talking Nationals each night (whenever humanly possible). Tonight we discuss Washington's series-sweeping win over the New York Mets in Citi Field.

Jordan Zimmermann Talks Contract & 2014 On ESPN980

Washington Nationals' right-hander Jordan Zimmermann and Nats' center fielder Denard Span were on ESPN980's The Sports Fix this afternoon, talking about what went wrong last season and what happened for each of them over the winter.

Williams: "[Taylor] Is, I Think, Really Unique"

Matt Williams told reporters today he was looking forward to seeing 22-year-old outfield prospect Michael Taylor in action when the Washington Nationals' '09 6th Round pick gets into some games in Spring Training...

Denard Span Confident After Strong Finish In 2013

Nationals' center fielder Denard Span finished strong in his first year in the nation's capital and the 29-year-old outfielder is determined to have a big season in D.C. in 2014. Can Span turn his late run last season into a strong campaign...

Zim: "I Have a Good Feeling About This Year."

Nationals' third baseman Ryan Zimmerman was on 106.7 the FAN in D.C. this afternoon, talking about the moves the Nats have made this winter and what he expects in 2014 in the nation's capital. "I have a good feeling about this year," Zimmerman said.

Nats vs LHPs: On Harper, Span and LaRoche

Bryce Harper wasn't the only Washington National to struggle with left-handed pitching last season. Denard Span and Adam LaRoche couldn't hit lefties either and it was a big problem in a disappointing season. Davey Johnson had advice for Harper...

Rizzo & Williams On Nats' Leadoff Man Denard Span

After a rough start to his first season in D.C., Nationals' leadoff man Denard Span put together a strong run at the end of the 2013 campaign and showed his GM that he could be the player the Nats thought they acquired from the Minnesota Twins...

Goodwin Named To AFL's 2013 Top Prospects Team

Brian Goodwin was the top-ranked outfielder (3rd overall) on Baseball America's list of the Washington Nationals' Top 10 Prospects when it was released in November and the 23-year-old, 2011 1st Round pick added to his resume today...

If At First You Don't Succeed: Rizzo Tries Again

Last off-season, the Washington Nationals made what most everybody in baseball thought were some of the best decisions of the hot stove season. As we all know, it didn't exactly work out. This year, Mike Rizzo is at it again.

Nov. 29, 2012: Nats Acquire Denard Span From Twins

A year ago today, on November 29, 2012, Nationals' GM Mike Rizzo completed a trade with the Minnesota Twins that brought Denard Span to the nation's capital in return for right-hander Alex Meyer, one of the Nats' three 2011 1st Round picks.

Nationals Rumors: On Ellsbury, Price, Cano + More

If the rumors don't fit, make them fit. Trade people. Move them around. Whatever it takes. The sources said so. The Nationals are mentioned in connection with everyone out there. Each player can be had. Everyone is a fit. Ellsbury? Price? Cano?

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