"Alfonso is a happy guy now. He has been blessed. He's just thrilled with the baby, so now he's ready for spring training to start. Add to the mix getting over-payed by the Cubs AND getting the hell out of Washington, he couldn't be happier!"
(Diego Bentz, via Chicago Tribune, 01/02/2007)
Ex-Nat Alfonso Soriano and wife Angelica celebrate the start of the New Year with the arrival of a baby boy.
Keeping up with the trend of stockpiling Dominican kids, the Nationals are reportedly pursuing baby Angel Soriano (seen favoring his left hand shortly after delivery) aggressively, according to multiple sources outside of the organization.
"[This guy is a] Major League caliber [prospect], especially when you need a left-handed pitcher...[He] has a chance to pitch in the rotation." (Dana Brown, via Nationals Enquirer, 01/10/2007)
(Photo by Danny Moloshok/AP)