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Span's Patience Paying Dividends for Nats

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Span's Patience Paying Dividends for Nats
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The Nationals knew they were getting a classic leadoff hitter in Denard Span, but they might not have fully appreciated how much his patience at the plate would pay dividends throughout their lineup. Seven games into the season, Span is not only getting on base. He's really making pitchers work before he gets on base.

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