Nationals Designate Doug Slaten for Assignment?

Posted by Dave Nichols | Monday, July 12, 2010 | , , | 0 comments »

ed. (12:01 pm) -- MLB.coms Bill Ladson reports via his twitter account:
So we are clear: #Nats LHP Doug Slaten was not designated for assignment, said a prominent person in the organization.
Strange that a national, respected, credentialed organization like can have information like this wrong. 


According to this article at the Washington Nationals have designated left-handed reliever Doug Slaten for assignment. has it too.

We will try to confirm these reports as quickly as possible.

In 19.1 IP, Slaten is 2-1 with a 2.79 ERA with 13 Ks and 7 BBs.

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