"It was a major screwup on my part for letting [DeRosa] go home. I didn't want him to sit there for three hours and then have him go up there and take a chance in hurting his wrist." (Davey Johnson, explaining Ryan Perry with a bat in the 10th inning and the winning run on base, via Nationals.com, 3/21/2012)
Personally, we would've felt more comfortable with Collin Balester at the plate with the game on the line, but that's probably just the nostalgia talking.
(Screengrab via TV/MASN.)
- Stephen Strasburg will start Opening Day. We've been waiting several years to type those words.
- Steve Lombardozzi is handling himself quite well this spring.
- Let's face it: Chien-Ming Wang is probably done for the season.
- Injury updates!
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