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Nats who’s hot/who’s not-6/12

Jun 12, 2013, 5:15 PM EDT

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By Michael Huberman
CSNwashington.com

Record: 2-3
Runs per game: 3.8
Opponent runs per game: 5.2
Batting average: .282
Batting average against: .257
Team ERA: 4.09 

HOT:

Jordan Zimmermann, SP – 1-0/7 IP/0 ER/2 H/8 SO
Through two full months, Zimmermann has put himself in prime position to start the All-Star Game for the National League. The evidence so far? Zimmermann ranks tied for first in the NL in wins (9), fourth in innings pitched (94.2), fourth in ERA (2.00), first in WHIP (0.89), first in complete games (3), and fifth in batting average against (.205). For Jordan Zimmermann’s case as one of baseball’s best pitchers, the numbers don’t lie.

Ian Desmond, SS – 7-20/1 2B/5 RBI/.381 OBP
In 100 May at-bats Desmond struggled mightily to the tune of a lowly .220/.273/.436 slash. But so far in June, Desmond has been the Nationals best hitter, as evidenced by his .375/.394/.625 line through eight games. One possible reason for Desmond’s June hot streak? The five games the Nationals played last week at Nationals Park, where Desmond is hitting .304/.328/.513 in 31 games this year.

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  1. Ghost Of Steve M. - Jun 12, 2013 at 6:21 PM

    Ryan Zimmerman needs to get going.

  2. Christopher Cohen - Jun 12, 2013 at 6:22 PM

    In every organization there are assets and there are liabilities. Dan Haren is a liability. End of story.

  3. BxJaycobb - Jun 12, 2013 at 6:27 PM

    Isn't the whole riddle of this season as easy as the following: we need Strasburg healthy and Bryce healthy. Without both if them, we don't make a playoff run. With them, we do. I sort if think everything else is noise.

  4. Section 222 - Jun 12, 2013 at 6:29 PM

    Seems to me that if Harvey is healthy, he starts the ASG. If not, then it's probably Wainwright or someone else from a better team than the Nats. JZnn just can't catch a break.Here's some interesting analysis on how JZnn has improved from last year to this one. The difference in how he does when he gets to a 2 strike count is, well, striking. He's likely going to be due a big payday after this year if the Nats want to keep him.

  5. bowdenball - Jun 12, 2013 at 6:35 PM

    Said the exact same thing in the last thread, BxJaycobb. There are lots of guys performing below expectations, yes, but if Harper and Strasburg return at their expected performance levels soon, the Nats will be just fine. If not, we're probably stuck in "wait 'till next year" mode. Simple as that.

  6. Nats 128 - Jun 12, 2013 at 6:43 PM

    At least we don't have to see Danny Espinosa on the list as in almost every other time this list as been compiled.

  7. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 6:50 PM

    Sec 222, Wainright has been the best overall pitcher in the NL by a wide margin. Bochy may want to start one of his guys (Baumgarner has been his best) but it also comes down to how the schedule falls. JZimm should be a lock to make the team along with Kershaw and Harvey and Cliff Lee. I actually think JZimm may be the only Nat on the team (maybe Desi but there are several shortstops having better years than Desi – Tulo, Cabrerra, Segura.

  8. Section 135 - Jun 12, 2013 at 6:56 PM

    I will continue to blame Mr. 100 millionaire Ryan Zimmerman for this team's problems. His contract merits 30 HR and a 300 BA and great defense. Horrible contract that will saddle this team for years to come along with Werth's.

  9. bowdenball - Jun 12, 2013 at 6:56 PM

    JD said…"I actually think JZimm may be the only Nat on the team"Harper will be voted in as a starter.

  10. Nats 128 - Jun 12, 2013 at 6:56 PM

    JD, Bryce still has a chance to get voted in for the All Star game.

  11. Doc - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:01 PM

    Staying away from the Winter Leagues, has left Abad fresher, by his own testimony. Neat pickup Riz! Makes up for not signing Gorzo and Lefty. Looks like Krol has something to offer the BP too! I like the new pen.Now if we could just get Stor consistent from one game to the next!

  12. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:03 PM

    Nats 128, Bowdenball, Of course – how quickly we forget.

  13. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:03 PM

    Harper would be legit as well. He was marching toward MVP consideration before he got hurt.

  14. bowdenball - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:04 PM

    Why don't you ask for your money back, Sec. 135.By the way, a guy who bats .300 with 30 HRs and great defense would be worth WAY more than the $16.7 million a year Zimmerman is getting. That's Robinson Cano territory. If you think Cano is gonna settle for $17 million a year, you're off your rocker. The only other guy who does those three things consistently is Adrian Beltre. That's two guys in all of baseball. I suggest you recalibrate your expectations.

  15. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:10 PM

    Since we are discussing all stars here are my NL picks: 1B – Votto 2B – Carpenter SS – Tulo 3B – Wright C – Molina OF – Harper OF – CarGon OF – Gomez P – Wainwright, Harvey, Kershaw, Lee, JZimm, Miller,Corbin,Minor, Lynn, De LaRosa

  16. Ghost Of Steve M. - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:13 PM

    Doc, amazing when you decide to put together your best 7 or 8 for the BP. Frustrating that it took this long.

  17. Section 222 - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:16 PM

    Bochy was the manager of the 2011 ASG. He had Lincecum and Cain on the team, but didn't use them. Roy Hallady started, followed by Cliff Lee, Clipp for an out, then Kershaw and Jair Jurjens. A bunch of relievers pitched for an out of two. Brian Wilson was the only SF reliever used. Bochy put him in for the last two outs and the save. The schedule definitely matters though. Lincecum had pitched 6 innings three days before the ASG. Cain had pitched 6 innings two days before.If that game is any guide to his ASG managerial style, sounds to me like Wainwright or maybe Kershaw will get the start. But I still think if Harvey is on the team and healthy, Bochy may start him in front of the home crowd. He wants to win the game, and letting the home town hero ride the crowd's energy could be a good way to start the game.

  18. Ghost Of Steve M. - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:19 PM

    JD, I have a similar list with Segura at SS and Kershaw, JZim, Harvey as my Top 3.

  19. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:21 PM

    Sec 222, Oh, I forgot the game is in New York. I think Harvey will definitely start if possible.

  20. Doc - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:22 PM

    Correctomundo Ghost. I guess baseball teams have a way of letting things play out. I mean Davey & Co. had to have Mattheus beat up a locker, and Duke and HRod had to show consistent decline.In the meantime, Davis, Krol and Abad had to show some stuff somewhere else. Time in baseball is a different sports time than other sports, mostly because of the 162 games.Interestinly, all the above-noted 3 are cheap pick-ups, if you can count Krol as a throw-in for Mickey Mo.

  21. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:23 PM

    Ghost, Segura was my 1st instinct at SS but I checked the numbers and Tulo is having a sick year; MVP like both with the stick and in the field.

  22. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:28 PM

    Krol and Abad totally prove my point that you don't pay relievers big bucks based on passed history. You find the guys on the cheap who will do it in the future. Nice job by Rizzo et. al to find these guys. I also get your point Ghost on waiting too long but Rizzo was gonna wait until he had absolutely no doubt about Henry. The thought of being wrong here must have really haunted him and he didn't want another Hanrahan on his dime ( I don't think that the Willingham trade had anything to do with it).

  23. Ghost Of Steve M. - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:29 PM

    I discount the Coors effect on Tulo. Segura has all the intangibles and the speed. Desi is my #3. I have Strasburg higher on my list too.

  24. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:30 PM

    I think Rizzo was willing to live with the noise coming from the fan base but when Duke and Henry started losing games all on their own it was time to move on.

  25. bowdenball - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:35 PM

    To be fair to Rizzo, Duke and especially Henry didn't lose a lot of games. They usually entered games that were already lost or won. When Henry did actually lose a game by allowing an extra inning Braves rally he was gone before the next game. Also the time they spent doing mopup work allowed Rizzo to evaluate the talent in the minors and find the best options to replace them. If he'd given up on Duke and Henry on opening day we definitely wouldn't have gotten Krol, Davis and Abad in their place.

  26. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:38 PM

    Ghost, Tulo at home: 8 HR 25 RBI Tulo on the road: 8 HR 26 RBI's. batting average is better at home . 404 vs. .302 but still fantastic home or away and the defensive metrics favor Tulo by a wide margin. The only area Segura beats him is base running. Not trying to change your mind. Just talking.BTW, Evreth Cabrera and Brandon Crawford are also having slightly better years than Desi.

  27. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:39 PM

    Bowdenball, Exactly what I was trying to say but you said it better.

  28. NatsLady - Jun 12, 2013 at 7:56 PM

    Rizzo followed the strategy of the first two months you see what you got. You might say he should have acted more quickly but in addition to seeing what bullpen pieces would work, he needed to wait for Rendon. It would have been pretty silly to have Rendon taking a lot of reps if RZim got hurt again. When it became clear that we could limp along with RZ's shoulder but NOT limp along with Danny's offense the decision was made.BTW, the O's opted for the opposite, keeping Flaherty at 2B strictly for his glove. As the announcer said, "when he gets a hit, everyone cheers." (He's hitting .172). I think Danny might have stayed but the injury, Rendon, and lack of offense from other positions tipped the balance away from him. We couldn't afford a glove-only 2B with Harper and Ramos down because that is three positions with minimal offense. Can't do anything about Harper and Ramos except wait, so Danny had to go.

  29. NatsJack in Florida - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:02 PM

    Maholm and the Braves down 3-0 with 1 out in the bottom of the 1st.

  30. NatsLady - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:02 PM

    BTW, do you remember the Nats tangling with Arizona? June 5, 2011 Drew blew a save and the Nats got 5 runs in extra innings. A lot happened.http://scores.espn.go.com/mlb/recap?gameId=310605129

  31. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:10 PM

    "The sad part is I don't see the offense being any better next year. Any improvement from Harper, Rendon, Ramos will be balanced by further declines from Werth, Zim, and Laroche. The farm system has no impact bats left."Okay, this was posted a couple of times and I just have to respond. If you think Werth and LaRoche will continue to decline, I understand that given their age. But Zim is 28 years old, coming off of shoulder surgery. There's no reason there will be "further decline" from him, if anything we should expect improvement in his power numbers. The future is still very bright. Rendon, Desi, Zim, Harper are all good hitters. Werth's role will decline as he ages but he still has a few years of good numbers left in him. LaRoche won't even be here after next year. And of course, the Nationals will continue to sign free agents.

  32. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:18 PM

    David Proctor, Don't worry about it. Neganons like being Neganons and they enjoy their little digs. I wander if they really root for the Nats. Last year they sounded ridiculous as we had the best record in baseball so they are in their glory this year. I'm with you. The team is young and the talent level, particularly the pitching is is impressive so the future looks bright and this not according to Nats PR, it's according to National baseball pundits. It's true that we have very few real talented position players in the pipe line mainly because we graduated so many in the past few years but there are tons of really impressive young arms and if they progress well you can convert some of them to position players via trades.

  33. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:30 PM

    In his last 21 games, Justin Upton is batting .190 with 2 XHB and 36 K's.

  34. A DC Wonk - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:33 PM

    Section 135 said… I will continue to blame Mr. 100 millionaire Ryan Zimmerman for this team's problems.Right — because of RZ's contract, Harper, Werth, Detwiler, Ramos, and Strasburg got injured, Espi bottomed out, Chad Tracy couldn't get on track, and Haren threw too many gopher balls.Or something like that, right?

  35. A DC Wonk - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:39 PM

    JD wrote:I'm with you. The team is young and the talent level, particularly the pitching is is impressive so the future looks bright Indeed! The Nats have the second youngest team in the league. Most players have peak years between ages 27-32, and look who on the Nats are at age 27 or younger (which means they are still not at their potential):Desmond, Harper, Rendon, Ramos — and, more importantly: Strasburg, JZim, Gio, and Storen.And that's not even counting guys who are pretty young and look like they have a good future: Ian Krol (only 22), Marrero (only 24), Kobernus, TyMo, and Abad.

  36. baseballswami - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:41 PM

    During Sunday night's game, FP talked about how Ryan was on the field at 10:30 in the morning taking ground ball after ground ball. He is maybe six months post op. When spring training started he was not throwing and only ramped it up late and in a hurry. He is still in rehab and working as hard as he can to contribute. The bat is coming, the arm is getting stronger but is still not trustworthy. I see him getting better and better and having many good years until he deteriorates. When fully healthy he will be fierce.

  37. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:42 PM

    Since Werth and Rendon have been in the lineup, the Nats have had these hits: 10, 10, 14 and 8 (and with the 8, there were 4 walks). They've also scored 1, 3, 7, 6, 3 and 4 runs. The baserunners are starting to be there. Now we just need to drive them in more (although we've been doing that marginally better). That's where Harper comes in big time.

  38. Section 222 - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:43 PM

    Wonk, be fair. It's not that Zim's contract caused anything to happen. It's that you'd like for your FoF who has the gigantic contract to carry the team when it runs into other difficulties. Instead, Zim is kind of an average hitter this year. Not horrible, but certainly not special. And his fielding is a minus not a plus, as we'd come to expect. You might say the same thing or more about Werth and his contract, but we accepted long ago that that money was more of a statement by the Lerners and Rizzo that "we're in this for pennants" than a reflection of what they thought the player was worth. Still, the Nats most highly paid players don't really produce. Compare Cabrera and Fielder, Tulo and Cargo. But the Angels have Hamilton and the Dodgers have Ethier, and the Giants have Zito. We're not the only team out there that's paying a lot of money to just kind of good players.

  39. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:47 PM

    "Wonk, be fair. It's not that Zim's contract caused anything to happen. It's that you'd like for your FoF who has the gigantic contract to carry the team when it runs into other difficulties. Instead, Zim is kind of an average hitter this year. Not horrible, but certainly not special. And his fielding is a minus not a plus, as we'd come to expect."I think that's a reflection of his shoulder surgery to be honest. What Zim did last year, after the cortisone shot, was MVP worthy. We were not a 98 win team without him. I still think he's capable of playing at that level. Zim has never been an elite hitter, but I would have him in that tier just under.I've noticed many of Zim's hardest hit balls are going for doubles instead of homers. I have to think that's the shoulder. But he hit 3 homers against Baltimore, so that would seem to dispel that. I'm not sure, to be perfectly honest. But he is a 28 year old (aka in his prime) and recovering from surgery. I expect he'll be better moving forward, later this year and next.Werth (and Rendon) have drastically improved the lineup since their returns. Small sample size and all but look at my post above.

  40. baseballswami - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:49 PM

    Werth and Rendon have both brought back some energy.

  41. A DC Wonk - Jun 12, 2013 at 8:49 PM

    Section 222 said… Wonk, be fair. It's not that Zim's contract caused anything to happen.Whoa, whoa, whoa! Code Blue!! You're sarcasm meter needs checking!! Stat!I was responding to the ridiculous comment by Section 135 who said:I will continue to blame Mr. 100 millionaire Ryan Zimmerman for this team's problems.My point was that RZ had *nothing* to do with those injuries, and the disappearing batting averages of a couple of players.

  42. Section 222 - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:04 PM

    Well, you said RZ's contract, but my point is the same. No, RZ didn't have anything to do with the injuries or Danny's implosion. But he's also been far from the superstar that you might hope a guy making $100 million over 10 years would be. Is that the cause of all the teams's problems? Of course not. Might the Nats be doing better if Zim's and Werth's OPSs were better than .773 and .744, respectively? Very possibly. Tulo is the same age as Zim and has a similar contract. In fact, if I remember correctly, his contract was kind of seen as a model for Zim's because of their age and potential. His stats this year after returning from a season marred by injury? .353/.420/.651 with 16 HRs already. Zim has 6 HRs, and 3 were in that one game in Baltimore. Yeah, yeah, I know, Coors Field, blah blah blah. But still…

  43. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:14 PM

    Amanda Comak ‏@acomak 11s#nats lineup: Span CF, Kobernus LF, Zimmerman 3B, Werth RF, LaRoche 1B, Desmond SS, Rendon 2B, Solano C, Ohlendorf PThat's an interesting lineup. Not sure I understand why Davey pairs Solano with the new guys (although Ohlendorf isn't young so I guess it doesn't matter as much as it did with Karns).

  44. NatsLady - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:15 PM

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  45. Steady Eddie - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:17 PM

    Denorfia 2-run dinger in the fifth puts Pads up 5-1 on Barves.

  46. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:17 PM

    I think Suzuki is starting to wear down. He is an automatic out at the plate these days. It's not a bad idea to give him a night off. I would have played Marrero also. what the heck.

  47. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:18 PM

    If the Padres win (game is far from over), they'll have swept the Braves. The Braves are not as good as they look, folks. We're very much alive in this thing IF we play up to our capabilities.

  48. NatsJack in Florida - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:18 PM

    David…. who do you think caught Ohlendorf earlier in Syracuse?

  49. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:19 PM

    Good point NatsJack. Makes much more sense then.

  50. NatsLady - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:19 PM

    Kobernus getting a start against the lefty but not Marrero.DP, I think Davey has to pick his spots, and he must feel we have a better shot to win tomorrow (with Det) than tonight, and you have to figure he wants Zook with Gio on Friday. It will be interesting what he does over the weekend, being as how there are no off-days on this road trip.

  51. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:19 PM

    Steady, Good thing. I have this sinking feeling that if Volquez stays out there much longer he'l give the runs back.

  52. Ghost Of Steve M. - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:19 PM

    Kobernus and Solano starting.

  53. NatsLady - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:20 PM

    Good point, NJ. I hope it works. Zook is getting worn down.

  54. Anna Peregrina - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:20 PM

    5-1 Padres in the 6th. Hmm, B.J. Upton is batting .161.

  55. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:21 PM

    NatsJack, Yes but when Solano was catching Ohlendorf the pitching results were not so stellar.

  56. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:21 PM

    Yikes. BJ Upton is batting .161 with 12 RBI. Tyler Moore has 13 RBI. And doesn't cost 75 mil.

  57. NatsLady - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:22 PM

    Volquez is not a good pitcher. He was their opening day starter, and he is always last on my list (except for Worley who got demoted and Harrison who was injured.) It drives us crazy when a mediocre pitcher looks like Cy Young–bet Atlanta fans feel the same!

  58. Ghost Of Steve M. - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:22 PM

    JD, I was about to say the same on Suzuki. It's like he was slowly falling apart game by game in front of out eyes.

  59. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:22 PM

    Freeman singles on the first pitch then Gattis swings on the first pitch and grounds into a double play. I'll take it.

  60. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:23 PM

    Wow, BJ Upton gets out on the first pitch too. 3 pitch inning for Volquez.

  61. JD - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:24 PM

    3 pitches 3 outs for the Braves in the 6th. Do they have a plane to catch or something?

  62. Ghost Of Steve M. - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:24 PM

    David, BJ had that walkoff against Henry, how many does TyMo have ;(

  63. Doc - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:24 PM

    Thanks for the Nats menu, NatsLady!Forget about BA's and ERA's—it's always been the food that I was interested in!!!Reading the stuff on their menus made my mouth water! LOL Makes me want to be a big leaguer!!!

  64. Ghost Of Steve M. - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:25 PM

    Does Gattis suffer from the Intentional Talk curse?

  65. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:26 PM

    Ghost Of Steve M. said…David, BJ had that walkoff against Henry, how many does TyMo have ;(No walkoff, but he does have the game winning home run against the Pirates.

  66. EmDash - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:30 PM

    I hereby move that the Braves have to play the rest of the season in southern California, no matter who they're playing. All opposed? Nobody? All right, motion passes. *g*I've been critical of Davey, so for balance, two dumb things he doesn't generally do that are common from other managers:1) Use pitchers to pinch-run. Mattingly in LA does it with Kershaw, who's their most important player, and the Phillies do it with Cliff Lee, who's their best pitcher by a mile and their best trade chip if they decide to sell off. Yes, it's not the most likely outcome he'd get hurt, but if there's even a small chance why risk it?2) Ordering a lot of retaliatory beanings and risking brawls. The scene out in LA with Kennedy and Greinke last night was nuts, and they're lucky no one got seriously hurt.

  67. NatsJack in Florida - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:31 PM

    David….agreed but in this case, aside from Suzuki's obvious wearing down, familiarity trumps results.

  68. David Proctor - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:34 PM

    "2) Ordering a lot of retaliatory beanings and risking brawls. The scene out in LA with Kennedy and Greinke last night was nuts, and they're lucky no one got seriously hurt."Well I remember last year after Hamels hit Bryce and Bryce stole home, JZimm plunked Hamels. Not sure if it was ordered by Davey or if it was just Zimmermann retaliating on his own though.

  69. Steady Eddie - Jun 12, 2013 at 9:46 PM

    David Proctor — actually TMo's dinger wasn't game winning, as it was a 3-run shot and we won 6-2. But it was especially valuable insurance as we had just won by one the day before.

  70. Manassas Nats' Fan - Jun 12, 2013 at 10:07 PM

    Starter should be Jershaw the Zim.

  71. Manassas Nats' Fan - Jun 12, 2013 at 10:08 PM

    Harper will be voted to the team.

  72. Manassas Nats' Fan - Jun 12, 2013 at 10:15 PM

    I was at the series in pittsburgh.The Sunday game was the one Gio gave up a homer on the first pitch Msrte then loaded bsses , but retired the dide. Not only did TYMO homer added 3 to a 3-2 lead. Espi hit a 2 run shot yhat gave Nats a 3-1 lead.

  73. Manassas Nats' Fan - Jun 12, 2013 at 10:17 PM

    David in the game before TYMO hit the Sac Fly in the ,8th which made it 5-4

  74. Manassas Nats' Fan - Jun 12, 2013 at 10:31 PM

    Logan Forsythe making me drink maalox. First boots a double play ball, tgen lets single by him now Braves in position to tie to take lead 5 outs in top of the 9th.Closer Monday just as bad.

  75. Manassas Nats' Fan - Jun 12, 2013 at 10:38 PM

    Justin Upton as the lead run takes one looking to end game.He is a graduate of the Eck hitting camp.Davey says wants more swinging at fast balls on strike 1, but since tge decree there has been little more.

  76. TheManBearPig - Jun 12, 2013 at 11:25 PM

    How does one rough night in the worst park in MLB for pitchers get Storen on the "not" list when the last run he gave up before last night's loss was before Memorial Day? 7 straight scoreless outings in which only 3 hitters got on base should have made his spot on the "hot" list solid enough to survive last night.

  77. Will - Jun 13, 2013 at 7:37 AM

    There's a lot of stupidity in this thread.

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