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Monday, March 04, 2013

Nationals cut Will Ohman mid-game

Baseball can be a rough game at times, especially during Spring Training, but Nationals reliever Will Ohman got a bit of a surprise on Sunday when Washington cut him…before their game with the Cardinals was even over.

The Piehole of David Wells Posted: March 04, 2013 at 11:31 PM | 10 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: nationals, ouch

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   1. John Northey Posted: March 05, 2013 at 09:03 AM (#4380892)
That seems a bit odd. Why not wait until the game is over? Guess they wanted him out of the clubhouse or didn't want to risk him going home before the end of the game or something.
   2. flournoy Posted: March 05, 2013 at 10:16 AM (#4380945)
The author is using "cut" here to mean reassigned to minor league camp, rather than released.
   3. Yeaarrgghhhh Posted: March 05, 2013 at 10:30 AM (#4380955)
At least he didn't get bacterial meningitis.
   4. Pat Rapper's Delight Posted: March 05, 2013 at 10:36 AM (#4380959)
I'm surprised Ohman would go for that. He doesn't look emo.
   5. Slivers of Maranville descends into chaos (SdeB) Posted: March 05, 2013 at 12:11 PM (#4381051)
I always though Will Ohman should be nicknamed "Professor".

/High Anxiety joke.
   6. Crispix reaches boiling point with lackluster play Posted: March 05, 2013 at 12:29 PM (#4381062)
Another chance to put together the inspiring bullpen tandem of Ohman - Balfour
   7. Voros McCracken of Pinkus Posted: March 05, 2013 at 12:45 PM (#4381081)
Why not wait until the game is over?

Because a right handed hitter was at the plate?
   8. Sonic Youk Posted: March 05, 2013 at 01:13 PM (#4381114)
Ohman, that sucks
   9. Knock on any Iorg Posted: March 05, 2013 at 09:53 PM (#4381625)
The jokes, they write themselves!
   10. Gonfalon Bubble Posted: March 05, 2013 at 11:31 PM (#4381664)
Ohman should telekinetically send a sheet of plate glass through the GM's neck.

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