May 21, 2010, 11:28 PM EDT
Nyjer Morgan was benched tonight by Jim Riggleman, ostensibly because the Nationals’ leadoff man and center fielder is mired in a three-week slump at the plate, on the bases and in the field.
Morgan realizes he needs to refine some things. He also believes he needs to stick to his aggressive style of play, in all phases, because that’s what got him here in the first place.
Read what Nyjer and Riggleman had to say about all that on CSNwashington.com.
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