Ray recently sat down with 20-year veteran catcher Ivan Rodriguez and discussed a variety of topics from his tenure in the big leagues to his day-to-day work ethic and approach to the game. Pudge also offered his take on rookie catcher Wilson Ramos, and the veteran believes he will be a good catcher as long as he prepares himself properly to play an entire
Don Sutton, a Hall of Fame pitcher and former Nats color analyst, had a chance to catch up with Ray Knight during Washington's trip to Atlanta. Ray asked Don about the importance of signing Livan Hernandez to a contract for the 2011 season. Don was also impressed with John Lannan and believes he has a chance to be a very good pitcher one day.
Rookie middle infielder Danny Espinosa has been successful with the Nats as a September call up. Ray asked Danny about playing hard. As a switch-hitter, Danny has been able to hit, but pitchers have started to adjust. Ray talked with Danny about being able to readjust at the plate. Ray mentions his thoughts about Danny compared with the rest of the Nats' 2010 rookie