1. Giolito Discusses 2014, His Future in Q and A

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  2. Mailbag: Desmond Key to Nats' Future Success?

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  3. Treinen Eager for Whatever Nationals Have in Mind

    Blake Treinen was a revelation for the Nationals last season, an out-of-nowhere power right-hander with the ability to pitch both as a starter or reliever.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Nationals Built for Return to Playoffs in 2015

    WASHINGTON -- On paper, the Nationals look unbeatable. They have an outstanding rotation led by Jordan Zimmermann and Stephen Strasburg. With the exception of second base, the starting lineup is expected to give opposing pitchers problems...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 5 months ago 130 reads 0 comments

  5. A closer look at Zobrist

    There is usually minimal action in between Christmas and New Year's when it comes to the baseball hot stove...

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  6. Barrett Putting NLDS Nightmare Behind Him

    At NatsFest in mid-December, a young fan asked Aaron Barrett how he would come back from last season's end, that infamous inning in which two pitches got away and took the decisive Game 4 of the National League Division Series with them...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 5 months ago 37 reads 0 comments

  7. Washington Nationals' Biggest Offseason Questions That Still Need to Be Answered

    The Washington Nationals are almost three months into the offseason and general manager Mike Rizzo's finger is still resting on the trigger of nearly all of the team's biggest potential maneuvers...

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  8. Dan Uggla Played Through Undiagnosed Concussion in 2014

    There was some talk of this at the Winter Meetings and now Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe says doctors have confirmed it: Dan Uggla played through an undiagnosed concussion during ...

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  9. Heath Bell to Earn a Base Salary of $1 Million with Nationals

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  10. Stephen Strasburg on Adam LaRoche: 'I'm Gonna Miss Him a Lot'

    Judging by the reaction of his former teammates, Adam LaRoche will provide the White Sox not only with left-handed power but a strong presence in the clubhouse...

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  11. Nats Sign Uggla to Minor-League Contract

    Dan Uggla once was one of the most-productive second basemen in baseball. He hasn't staked claim to that designation in quite awhile, but Mike Rizzo is willing to give him a chance to re-establish himself with the Nationals ...

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  12. Washington Nationals Agree to Terms with 2B Dan Uggla on Minor League Deal

    The Nationals have agreed to terms with 2B Dan Uggla on a Minor League deal with an invitation to Major League Spring Training...

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  13. Caffeine Free: Nats P Tweets out Comped Java

    In the spirit of giving, Washington Nationals pitcher Doug Fister told his over 24,000 Twitter followers to have a drink on him...

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  14. With Souza Gone, Taylor's Development Assumes More Importance

    Sometime last Wednesday afternoon, as the Nationals inserted themselves and their International League MVP Steven Souza Jr. into trade negotiations with the Padres and Rays , Michael A...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 5 months ago 475 reads 0 comments

  15. Is Cole ready to contribute? (updated with promotion, signing notes)

    If now-departed outfielder Steven Souza Jr. was the most popular name brought up by other teams at the Winter Meetings in San Diego earlier this month, right-handed pitching prospect A...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 months ago 389 reads 0 comments

  16. 4 Changes the Washington Nationals Should Make Before Spring Training

    The Washington Nationals are taking a noticeably patient approach this offseason, but last week the team put a clock on it with the announcement of spring training dates . Pitchers and catchers are scheduled to report to Viera, Florida, Feb...

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  17. Heath Bell Writes Essay on Signing with Nats

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  18. Nationals' Starter Tanner Roark Ready to Prove Himself All over Again

    Tanner Roark threw a total of 198 ⅔ regular season innings as a starter for Washington in 2014 and 2 ⅔ postseason innings out of the pen...

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  19. Age-Old Rule Means Nationals PTBN Must Stay with Padres Till June

    Shortstop Trea Turner has been traded from the Padres to the Nationals . Everyone knows he has been traded from the Padres to the Nationals. But because of an antiquated major-league rule, he must remain with the Padres until mid-June...

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  20. Loss of Souza Leaves Nats with Hole to Fill on Bench

    With the trade of Steven Souza Jr. to the Rays , the Nationals lost a player who could have provided power off the bench, thinning out a unit that already was in need of bolstering...

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  21. Moore, Taylor Hope to Be in Mix for Nats' Bench Spots

    Ten weeks into the offseason, the Nationals have few open spots to fill on their roster, but on their bench remain several opportunities, at least for the moment.....

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  22. UPDATED: Trade Official, Turner Stays with Padres Til June

    The complex, 3-team, 11-player trade that was agreed upon Wednesday is now official. But the prized shortstop prospect the Nationals will be receiving as part of the deal still can't join his new organization for another six months...

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  23. Drew Storen Ready to Enter 2015 as Closer

    Any Nationals fan knows Drew Storen's been through the throes of late-inning failure and the thrill of crunch-time success...

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  24. Ramos, Lobaton a Formidable Tandem Behind the Plate

    Not so long ago, general managers putting together their rosters didn't fret much over catchers. You had your starter, who hopefully could hit a little and was at least passable defensively...

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  25. Nats Could Be Big Winner in 3-Team Trade of Padres Getting Rays' Myers

    Anyone who rushes to judgment on the Rays - Padres - Nationals megadeal might want to recall the last time Wil Myers was traded.....

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