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  1. "Comfortable" Johnson returns to dugout

    Jun 28, 2011, 1:30 AM EDT

    ANAHEIM, Calif. — Davey Johnson walked into Angel Stadium at 11 a.m. this morning. First pitch between the Nationals and Angels was still eight hours away. But where else would he rather be? “I’ve done it a lot my whole life,” the Nationals’ new manager said. “The ballpark is your home. … I feel very…

  2. Game 79: Nats at Angels

    Jun 27, 2011, 9:46 PM EDT

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Davey Johnson makes his return to managing tonight at Angel Stadium. ANAHEIM, Calif. — Hello from sunny Southern California, where tonight Davey Johnson manages his first big-league game in 11 years, having taken over the reins of the Nationals for the remainder of this season (and possibly beyond).…

  3. Series preview: Nats at Angels

    Jun 27, 2011, 1:00 PM EDT

    Monday, 10:05 p.m. — LHP John Lannan (5-5, 3.40) vs. RHP Ervin Santana (3-8, 4.22)TV: MASN Radio: 106.7 FM, 1500 AM Tuesday, 10:05 p.m. — RHP Jason Marquis (7-2, 3.53) vs. RHP Joel Piniero (3-3, 4.09)TV: MASN2 Radio: 106.7 FM, 1500 AM Wednesday, 7:05 p.m. — RHP Jordan Zimmermann (5-6, 2.85) vs. RHP Dan Haren…

  4. Sending Mac out a winner

    Jun 27, 2011, 12:02 AM EDT

    Associated Press photo John McLaren gets a hug from Danny Espinosa following his farewell victory. CHICAGO — John McLaren stood in the bowels of U.S. Cellular Field, eyes welling as he tried to put into words what he had experienced over the last 72 hours. “I feel bad about the situation, but the John McLaren…

  5. Johnson hired for ’11 with option for ’12

    Jun 26, 2011, 5:01 PM EDT

    Updated at 3:25 p.m. CHICAGO — Davey Johnson’s hiring as Nationals manager was made official today. His status in the dugout beyond this season, though, remains unofficial. The Nationals announced Johnson will serve as manager through the remainder of 2011, making his debut Monday night in Anaheim, while also announcing he’s signed a three-year consulting…

  6. Game 78: Nats at White Sox

    Jun 26, 2011, 3:18 PM EDT

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER The Nationals try to win their fifth straight series this afternoon. CHICAGO — A weekend of transition for the Nationals comes to an end today. Davey Johnson will be in the building, but not in the dugout. John McLaren will manage, then leave his position on the coaching…

  7. After emotional Friday, a flat Saturday

    Jun 26, 2011, 1:21 AM EDT

    US Presswire photo Ivan Rodriguez is too late to tag Mark Teahen at the plate in the eighth inning. CHICAGO — Having exhausted every last ounce of energy and emotion they had in them Friday night to beat the White Sox in 14 innings and overcome the previous day’s resignation of their manager, the Nationals…

  8. Davey to manage Mon., McLaren leaving staff

    Jun 26, 2011, 12:36 AM EDT

    CHICAGO — Davey Johnson will join the Nationals Sunday, fly with the team to Anaheim and make his managerial debut Monday night against the Angels, general manager Mike Rizzo confirmed following today’s 3-0 loss to the White Sox. The Nationals still haven’t officially announced Johnson’s hiring due to “a few technical things to figure out…

  9. Game 77: Nats at White Sox

    Jun 25, 2011, 5:18 PM EDT

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER After another wild win last night, the Nats are back at U.S. Cellular Field today. CHICAGO — It's been a whirlwind 48 hours in NatsTown, and it's not about to start slowing down now. Davey Johnson will be formally named as the Nationals' new manager sometime today, but…

  10. A wild day, a wild game, another win

    Jun 25, 2011, 7:00 AM EDT

    Associated Press photo John McLaren was ejected following an overturned call in the eighth inning. CHICAGO — They’d seen their manager quit in a huff moments after winning a game in dramatic fashion. They’d seen their interim manager get ejected, leaving a consortium of coaches to run the show for another six innings. They’d heard…



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