1. Max Scherzer Makes Nationals WS Favorite, Should Keep Rotation Together

    Ever since Max Scherzer turned down a $144 million offer from the Detroit Tigers last March, speculation has been rampant about which team he would sign with and how much his contract would be worth...

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  2. Does Scott Boras Run the Nationals?

    There has been, over the past four days, a bit of a conspiracy theory surrounding the Washington Nationals , who you might have heard bought the services of right-hander Max Scherzer for seven years and a cool $210 million...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Paige Kuhn about 2 days ago 64 reads 0 comments

  3. Jayson Werth on the Max Scherzer Signing; He Hopes Rotation Stays Intact

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  4. Ian Desmond Is Big Steal Waiting to Be Had on MLB Trade Market

    For all that's been made about a possible trade of pitchers Jordan Zimmermann and Stephen Strasburg , it's another Washington Nationals player that has a chance to be the steal of the offseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 days ago 10,484 reads 17 comments

  5. Report: Nationals, Meek Agree to Minor-League Deal

    The Nationals have signed right-hander Evan Meek to a minor league deal with an invite to big league Spring Training, reports MLB .com's Bill Ladson (on Twitter). Meek is a client of Relativity Sports...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 236 reads 0 comments

  6. AZ in DC? Scherzer Reunites with Rizzo, Williams

    WASHINGTON -- Asked on Wednesday to reveal when free-agent right-hander Max Scherzer appeared on his radar this offseason, Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo looked back much further...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  7. ESPN: 7-Year Deals for Pitchers = Big Trouble

    You can't measure seven years in baseball with a yardstick, a ruler or even Altuves. So we're here to measure it in a different way. (You're welcome...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 62 reads 0 comments

  8. Stephen Strasburg Wants to Stay with the Nationals, Agent Scott Boras Says

    After Max Scherzer's introductory press conference Wednesday, agent Scott Boras strongly denied a report that another one of his clients, Stephen Strasburg, would be open to leaving Washington ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  9. Craig Heist Answers on the BRAD: What's Bryce Harper's Ceiling?

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 3 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  10. Predictions for Each Top Offseason Acquisition's Career with the Nationals

    The Washington Nationals ' moves this offseason have them poised to challenge for a World Series title immediately, but life goes on beyond 2015, and so do the careers of the team's latest acquisitions...

    Danny Garrison Written by Danny Garrison about 4 days ago 1,380 reads 1 comments

  11. Nationals Should Not Trade Stephen Strasburg, but It Would Not Cripple Franchise

    Without hyperbole or hesitation, one can reasonably say the Washington Nationals , on paper, have constructed one of the best starting rotations in baseball history...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 4 days ago 7,364 reads 22 comments

  12. FanGraphs: Scherzer's Future in Washington Is Bright

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 days ago 175 reads 0 comments

  13. Max Scherzer and When $210 Million Isn't $210 Million

    Scott Boras has done it again. After months of what appeared to be mild interest from the clubs one would assume would be in the bidding for the best free agent on the market, Boras ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 5 days ago 264 reads 0 comments

  14. Scherzer Always Striving to Improve

    Max Scherzer is a good example how some of the most important tools to scout are heart and smarts and guts...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 5 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  15. Top Potential Stephen Strasburg Trade Suitors, Prospect Packages

    The Washington Nationals , already one of the deepest pitching teams in baseball, made a splash late Sunday night when they inked right-hander Max Scherzer to a massive seven-year free-agent deal...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 5 days ago 124,689 reads 247 comments

  16. Scherzer Always Striving to Improve

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 5 days ago 308 reads 0 comments

  17. Report: Nationals Likely to Host the 2018 All-Star Game

    Thomas Boswell of the Washington Post hears from “people with reason to know” that the Nationals almost certainly will host the 2018 All-Star Game, and the organization has already been notified...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 5 days ago 427 reads 0 comments

  18. Nats Can Win Big in 2015 If They Keep Scherzer-Zimmermann-Strasburg Trio

    The old days when the Washington Nationals shut down Stephen Strasburg early and had him watch the playoffs from underneath a hoodie in the dugout seem kind of quaint now, don't ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 5 days ago 56,465 reads 74 comments

  19. Why Nationals Should Keep Their Loaded Staff Together

    The easiest thing in the world to do is spend another man's money, especially a billionaire like Ted Lerner's, and so, of course, those giddy to see Max Scherzer joining what already ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 5 days ago 124 reads 0 comments

  20. Max Scherzer's Huge Deferral a Big Short-Term Help for Nationals

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 518 reads 1 comments

  21. Why Max Scherzer Will Become Even More Dominant in Return to NL

    Max Scherzer is now a Washington National, having agreed to terms on a reported seven-year contract worth at least $180 million, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 days ago 12,452 reads 36 comments

  22. Washington Nationals Won't Be Better with Max Scherzer

    Seven years is a long time? You bet! He'€™ll be making a lot of dough when he'€™s 36. A lot. But you know, a lot of guys wind up making a lot of dough when they'€™re 36 and the Republic hasn'€™t fallen...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 6 days ago 1,820 reads 0 comments

  23. Nationals Sign Kila Ka'aihue to a Minor League Deal

    MLB .com's William Ladson reports that the Nationals have signed first baseman Kila Ka'aihue to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 6 days ago 369 reads 0 comments

  24. Stephen Strasburg Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation on Nationals Star

    After the Washington Nationals reportedly agreed to terms with free agent Max Scherzer , Stephen Strasburg became a luxury for the club's starting rotation. Now, it appears the two sides may be parting ways...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 6 days ago 57,106 reads 188 comments

  25. Jordan Zimmermann Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation on Nationals Star

    Potentially with an eye toward a bigger move down the line, the Washington Nationals reportedly have considered trading pitcher Jordan Zimmermann . However, the team may now be reconsidering and look to retain the star pitcher...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 35,468 reads 41 comments