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On A Bright Side, Injuries Give Youth A Shot

While no team wants to be hit by the injuries that have hit the Washington Nationals, eternal optimists will find a bright side to everything. Lately, that bright side belongs to the young.

Wily Mo Pena, Shawn Hill, Elijah Dukes, Johnny Estrada, Chad Cordero, Dmitri Young, Paul LoDuca, Nick Johnson, Ronnie Belliard, Austin Kearns, Ryan Zimmerman, Odalis Perez and now, Lastings Milledge. All members of the 2008 Washington Nationals and all have spent time on the DL, with most being lost for longer than the obligatory 15 days and both Johnson and Cordero being lost for the season. Plus...

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