(AP Photo. Come on: Just say "Desmond", Jim.)
"We need to make a call on it, probably soon ... If Guzman's the shortstop, we work Desmond out in other places, or we send him to the minor leagues. And if Desmond's the shortstop, then we work Guzman out in other places."
(Jim Riggleman, via Nats Insider, 3/26/2010)
"He is playing fine. His style of throwing is not to get up there and gun it. It's not what he does. The ball is getting across the infield nicely. He has a good velocity on his throws. Guzzie is doing fine."
(Jim Riggleman, via All Nats All the Time, 3/26/2010)
Why do we get the sinking feeling that Riggleman is about to pick Guzzie?
Is it too late to put Guz on the 60 Day DL?
Memo to Ian Desmond: probably a good idea to start scouting out apartments in Syracuse, NY. To get you started, here's a listing for a spacious 2 bedroom apartment downtown for $450/month on Craigslist! No smoking though, so that means Scott Olsen can't room with you. But Justin Maxwell can!