Riggleman quits after Nationals sweep Mariners

June 24, 2011

Riggleman quits after Nationals sweep Mariners
Just when the Washington Nationals were showing signs of success and stability, and just as the players were starting to talk about the growing respect for the franchise around the league, along came the surprise announcement that manager Jim Riggleman was quitting because he wasn’t happy with his contract.
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Riggleman quits abrubtly after Nationals beat M’s
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — Just as the Washington Nationals were starting to become known more for fun than folly, along comes the abrupt resignation of manager Jim Riggleman and the subsequent fallout. In just a few hours, one of the hottest teams in baseball again became one of the most baffling.
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