Red Sox 6, Nationals 1
league game in Florida. ... The Nationals are keeping eight relievers to start the season, leaving room for both LHP Jesse English and RHP Tyler Walker to make the team. English has never pitched in the big leagues. ``There are a couple of spots
Posey's surprise promotion
innings and credits former Giant Steve Kline , now pitching coach at low Class A Augusta, Ga., for his success. ... To clear space on the 40-man roster, the Giants designated for assignment pitchers Jesse English and Ryan Sadowski .
Phillies' rally falls short against Nats
consider methods of treatment. ... Philadelphia shortstop Jimmy Rollins made two errors. He had gone 87 games without an error and has made five this season. ... Washington claimed LHP Jesse English off waivers from San Francisco.
Giants notebook: Lincecum 'close to normal' likely to start Monday
baserunning drills. Kevin Frandsen and Juan Uribe had popped up crucial sacrifice attempts in recent days. Left-hander Jesse English was claimed off waivers by the Washington Nationals, and right-hander Ryan Sadowski cleared waivers and was outrighted
Strasburg's stint in D.C. nears its end
at-bats now and then to stay relatively sharp." English claimed from Giants The Nats claimed left-handed pitcher Jesse English off waivers from the Giants and designated catcher Luke Montz for assignment Thursday. English was added to the 40-man
Posey's first act: He'll do a lot of little stuff
to San Jose to Double-A Connecticut to Fresno to the majors in one season. He had a 0.76 ERA in 47 games, striking out 83 in 59 innings. The Giants designated pitchers Jesse English and Ryan Sadowski for assignment. ANDREW BAGGARLY
Posey's first act: Doing the little stuff
happier to be on a team fighting for a playoff spot." To clear 40-man roster space, the Giants designated pitchers Jesse English and Ryan Sadowski for assignment. Runzler impressively skipped from Low-A Augusta to San Jose to Double-A Connecticut
WHO TO WATCH: Giants prospects
have him on the fast track. The hope is that he������ll soon be closing games in Pac Bell. ETA: Late 2004. 8. Jesse English , LHP, Age: 19 The nabbed English in the sixth round of the 2002 draft out of a California high school. Last season