Elijah Dukes to play winter ball

Nationals right fielder Elijah Dukes has decided to play for the Licey Tigers of the Dominican Winter League.

Dukes said he wants to improve his game while he is over there this offseason. The biggest thing is to recognize breaking balls, which has given Dukes problems this year.

In other news, right-hander Josh Wilkie will pitch in the Arizona Fall League this offseason. Entering Saturday’s action, Wilkie has a combined 2.42 ERA for Double A Harrisburg and Triple A Syracuse. 

Wilkie, 25, was signed by the Nationals as a non-drafted free agent on June 14, 2006.           

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 56 other followers

%d bloggers like this: