Washington Nationals
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8/2/2012 10:07:00 AM
Description: Don't expect Nationals catcher Jesus Flores to bust onto the fantasy scene Thursday against Philadelphia. He's hitting .125 against Cole Hamels with eight strikeouts in 16 at bats.
Insight: Flores (.225, 3 HRs, 18 RBIs) hasn't been able to find his groove offensively this season while filling in for the injured Wilson Ramos (.265, 3 HRs, 10 RBIs).
Cold5/23/2012 10:20:00 AM
Description: Washington catcher Jesus Flores is a .071 hitter versus Cole Hamels (1-for-14) over his career with eight strikeouts.
Insight: Flores (.227, 1 HR, 6 RBI) has little fantasy value to begin with, but this unfavorable matchup should have fantasy owners running to their computers to get him out of any lineups.
5/13/2012 12:40:00 PM
Description: Washington catcher Jesus Flores will inherit the starting role after Wilson Ramos suffered a knee injury that is expected to end his season.
Insight: Flores has little fantasy value with his career .253 batting average and 17 homers in four seasons as a backup backstop.
3/3/2010 8:29:00 AM
Description: According to the Washington Post, Flores is continuing to feel weakness in his surgically repaired shoulder.
Insight: There is still no timetable for a return to action for Flores. (SportsBuff.com)
2/19/2010 8:42:00 AM
Description: MLB.com reports that Flores threw from a distance of 45 feet without any pain on Thursday.
Insight: Flores had season-ending surgery on a torn labrum last season and also surgery on his elbow. Flores is hoping to be ready by Opening Day but will have to battle for playing time with Ivan Rodriguez and Wil Nieves ahead of him on the depth chart. (SportsBuff.com)
1/20/2010 8:22:00 AM
Description: Flores avoided arbitration, signing a one-year contract with the Nationals.
Insight: Flores hit .301 with four home runs and 15 RBI in 93 at-bats last season with the Nationals. He was having a great start to the season before undergoing season-ending surgery on a torn labrum. (SportsBuff.com)
Hot4/26/2009 7:49:00 PM
Description: Flores went 3-for-4 with a home run, three RBI and two runs scored on Sunday in the Nationals' 8-1 win over the Mets.
Insight: Flores is swinging a hot bat as he has gone deep in back-to-back games. He has two home runs and 10 RBI so far this season. (SportsBuff.com)
3/2/2009 2:28:00 PM
Description: According to the Washington Times, Flores has a strained right elbow and will have a precautionary MRI on Monday.
Insight: Flores is a sleeper candidate to hit double-digit home runs if he can stay healthy so keep your eye on the situation. (SportsBuff.com)