"I don't want to [expletive] talk to nobody."
(Daniel Cabrera, via Chatter/Washington Times, 5/12/2009)
"This is major league baseball, this is the big leagues, and the difference between these kids and the kids in the minor leagues is the mental aspect of it and being consistent. You ought to be able to put those things behind you."
(Manny Acta, via Nationals Journal, 5/12/2009)
Giants 11, Nationals 7: Shockingly, Daniel Cabrera comes undone in ghastly fifth, with a little help from Josh Willingham. Here's what $2.6 million gets you: 4.2 IP, 8H, 8R, 3ER, 6BB, 1 HBP, 1 WP.
Can't they just leave him behind on the West Coast after Wednesday's game?
Shockingly, Cabrera didn't want to talk to the media after the game! Even more shockingly, Manny says his spot in the rotation is safe.
Raise your hand if you turned off the game when Logan Kensing made his way from the bullpen to relieve Cabrera in the fifth.
Ryan Zimmerman extends hitting streak to 29 games with 4-hit (2HR) night.