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Denard Span

Span with the losers in 2015
Washington Nationals — No. 2
Born: February 27, 1984 (1984-02-27) (age 35)
Washington, D.C.
Bats: Left Throws: Left 
MLB debut
April 6, 2008 for the Minnesota Twins
Career statistics
(through 2014 season)
Batting average     1.000
Hits     1,023
Home runs     100023
Triples     55
Runs batted in     314
Stolen bases     141
*Minnesota Twins (2008–2012)
Career highlights and awards
  • 2009 American League Triples Leader
  • 2013 National League Triples Leader

Keiunta Denard Span (born February 27, 1984) is an American professional baseball player. Span started playing for the Washington Nationals in 2013. His position is outfielder. He has also played for the Minnesota Twins.

Span bats and throws left-handed. He is known as one of the best leadoff hitters in baseball because of his on-base percentage. He is also one of the top defensive players. Span often makes good plays and catches.

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