Ian Desmond 20 | Shortstop

Washington Nationals

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Fri. Sep 26, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Desmond is not in the lineup for Game 2 of the Nationals' doubleheader Friday. Impact: Desmond played in the first game of the doubleheader as he did in Thursday's doubleheader but will sit for Game 2. Danny Espinosa will get the start at short and will bat seventh for the Nationals.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Sep 25, 2014
News: Desmond is not in the lineup for the second game of Thursday's doubleheader against the Mets, William Ladson of MLB.com reports. Impact: After going 1-for-2 with an RBI in the matinee, Desmond will get the nightcap off. Danny Espinosa will slide over to shortstop, while Asdrubal Cabrera enters the lineup at second base.(RotoWire, )
Sep 21, 2014
News: Desmond is out of the lineup Sunday against the Marlins. Impact: Desmond has been a staple at shortstop for the Nationals this season, starting 149 of their 154 games up to this point. With the team having already clinched their playoff spot, however, Desmond will give way to Danny Espinosa in what looks to be a regular day of rest. Manager Matt Williams also elected to give regulars Denard Span and Jayson Werth a day off for the afternoon tilt.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Sep 17, 2014
News: Desmond is not in the lineup Wednesday, MLB.com's Mark Bowman reports. Impact: The Nationals' regulars are all getting the day off after clinching a playoff berth Tuesday, and probably celebrating into the night. Danny Espinosa will start at shortstop Wednesday, while Desmond should be back in the lineup in short order.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Sep 17, 2014
News: Desmond went 2-for-4 Tuesday with a double, two runs scored, two RBI and his 23rd home run of the season. Impact: The home run is his first since the end of August, but over his last 10 games, Desmond is hitting .333 (13-for-39) with seven RBI and nine runs scored.(RotoWire, )
Sun. Sep 14, 2014
News: Desmond went 3 for 4 with three RBIs in Saturday's 10-3 win at Citi Field. Impact: Desmond had been 9 for 50 (.180) with two RBIs over his previous 12 games.(STATS, 9:56pm)
Ian Desmond
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 3"  Wt: 215  Age: 29
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 9/20/1985, Sarasota, Florida
College: None
Debut: 2009
Salary: $6,500,000
Injury Status
No Current Injury