Galt’s Ryan Mattheus making his big-league pitch with Washington Nationals
Washington Nationals pitcher Ryan Mattheus throws during spring training. Mattheus, a Galt High School graduate, is fighting for a spot on the team’s opening-day roster.
Posted: Thursday, March 15, 2012 12:00 am
Updated: 6:30 am, Thu Mar 15, 2012.
A few weeks ago, Michael Morse and Ryan Mattheus were matched up in one of the spring’s final live batting practice sessions.
As coaches, teammates and Washington Nationals officials gathered around to watch, Mattheus delivered a pitch so impressive that not only did it knock Morse back a few steps but an audible gasp went up from around the cage.
Thursday, March 15, 2012 12:00 am.
Updated: 6:30 am.