Danny Espinosa News Archive
Espinosa got his second straight start at second base on Monday, going 1-for-4 with two RBI.
Espinosa is not in the lineup Saturday, MLB.com's William Ladson reports.
Espinosa is not in the lineup Friday against the Reds.
Espinosa stands to see an increase in playing time following Ryan Zimmerman's (hamstring) placement on the 15-day DL.
With Bryce Harper out of the lineup Monday, Espinosa got the start at second base and went 2-for-4 with a walk, a double, a triple, two RBI and a run.
Espinosa will get the start at shortstop Friday and possibly through the weekend with Ian Desmond nursing a sore hand, the Washington Post reports.
Espinosa got the start at second base Wednesday, going 0-for-3 with a walk, a run scored and two strikeouts.
Espinosa will probably only start against lefties while the Nationals remain healthy, the Washington Post's Adam Kilgore reports. "He sees the ball really well against left-handed pitching," manager Matt Williams said. "In that regard, we want to make sure we get him some action in there."