WASHINGTON — Two left-handers with a lot to prove will meet on Wednesday in the second game of the series between the Washington Nationals and the Arizona Diamondbacks. Arizona’s Robbie Ray will try to show the Nationals they should not have traded him to the Detroit Tigers in a deal that netted Washington veteran right-hander Doug Fister. “We have our hands full,” said Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo, well aware the Nationals scored at least 10 runs six times in April. Meanwhile, Gio Gonzalez, the Washington lefty, is seeing stars, or at least he hopes to. Gonzalez has stated he wants to make the National League All-Star team because the Midsummer Classic will be held in Miami, not far from where he grew up. “I feel I am better than what I have been showing. I want to go out there and do my job,” said Gonzalez, whose ERA went up every season from 2013-16. “Why not? If I am going to set a goal, that is a great start. If the opportunity comes, I am going to try my hardest to get there.” Gonzalez has pitched well in his first five starts this year, going 3-0 with a 1.62 ERA…. Read full this story
- South Park takes aim at LeBron James and pokes fun at the NBA Legend's controversial comments about China
- U.S. diplomats, Congress take aim at China; Trump expects trade deal signing
- NBC News boss Andy Lack takes aim at Farrow's claims he was blocked from reporting on alleged Weinstein crimes
- Superboy Suits Up and Deathstroke Takes Aim in New
- 'Frothing at the mouth': Water Minister takes aim at Alan Jones in a fiery interview about the drought - before saying he 'lives and breathes' the struggles of farmers every day
- Jameela Jamil reignites feud with Victoria's Secret star Sara Sampaio as she tells the model to 'check herself' after being branded condescending as furious war of words over modelling continues
- 'Deadpool' takes on 'Wolverine': Ryan Reynolds trolls Hugh Jackman in fake smear campaign
- Guitar Tab - How to Play Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star on Guitar
- Disgraced Matt Lauer 'had ANOTHER affair with mystery 'well-respected' NBC star who signed a nondisclosure agreement when she left the network'
- Denzel Washington cuts a cool figure in snapback cap as he enjoys a night at the Los Angeles Lakers basketball game
Washington’s Gonzalez takes aim at All-Star appearance (May 03, 2017) have 380 words, post on www.foxsports.com at May 2, 2017. This is cached page on xBlogs. If you want remove this page, please contact us.