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

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 7 days ago 524 reads 1 comments

  2. 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 7 days ago 12,506 reads 36 comments

  3. 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 8 days ago 1,825 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 8 days ago 375 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 8 days ago 57,219 reads 188 comments

  6. 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 8 days ago 35,495 reads 41 comments

  7. Nats, Drew Storen Agree to $5.7 Million Deal for 2015 Season

    The Nationals have signed closer Drew Storen to a $5.7 million deal in 2015, avoiding arbitration, per Comcast SportsNet Washington. The team also announced the signing, but did not reveal the terms of the deal...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 10 days ago 304 reads 0 comments

  8. Nationals to Pay SP Doug Fister an $11.4M Salary for 2015

    Nationals starting pitcher Doug Fister avoided arbitration Friday by agreeing to an $11.4 million salary for 2015, according to CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 10 days ago 229 reads 0 comments

  9. Stephen Strasburg, Nationals Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments

    The Washington Nationals and Stephen Strasburg reached an agreement on a one-year deal to avoid arbitration Friday. The ace will earn more than $7 million in 2015. The team confirmed a deal was in place: William Ladson of MLB ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 days ago 5,482 reads 2 comments

  10. Stephen Strasburg Avoids Arbitration with the Nationals for $7.4million

    Stephen Strasburg and the Nationals have avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year contract worth $7.4 million...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 11 days ago 169 reads 0 comments

  11. Nats Avoid Arbitration with Stammen, Espinosa, Lobaton

    Nationals right-hander Craig Stammen, second baseman Danny Espinosa and catcher Jose Lobaton avoided salary arbitration Thursday...

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  12. Nats Agree to Terms with RHP Craig Stammen

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  13. Nats Agree to Terms with RHP Craig Stammen, Avoiding Arbitration

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  14. Nationals C Ramos Wins Spirit, Courage Award

    Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos is the winner of the 25th Tony Conigliaro Award. The honor goes to the player who demonstrated spirit, determination and courage...

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  15. Nats and C Ramos Avoid Arbitration

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 11 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  16. Biggest Winners and Losers from Washington Nationals' Offseason

    If the Washington Nationals made headlines with blockbuster trades involving their star players this offseason, it would be far less stressful for fans than the team's conspicuous inactivity...

    Danny Garrison Written by Danny Garrison about 13 days ago 2,728 reads 0 comments

  17. Nine Players Expected to File for ArbitrationTuesday

    Nine members of the Nationals are expected to file for arbitration on Tuesday, beginning the sometimes long and arduous process of determining salaries for players who aren't yet eligible for free agency...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 13 days ago 43 reads 0 comments

  18. Nationals to Sign Mike Carp to Minor League Deal

    The Nationals have agreed to a minor league deal with first baseman/outfielder Mike Carp, his agents at O'Connell Sports Management tweeted. The deal includes an invitation to MLB camp...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 14 days ago 919 reads 0 comments

  19. Source: Desmond, Nats Haven't Discussed Contract

    WASHINGTON -- According to a baseball source, the Nationals haven't had any significant negotiations with shortstop Ian Desmond and his representative regarding a contract extension...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 14 days ago 172 reads 0 comments

  20. Bryce Harper and Kayla Varner's January Wedding Didn't Happen

    There was no fairy-tale wedding last weekend for Nats slugger Bryce Harper and Ohio State soccer player Kayla Varner — because there was no wedding at all, multiple sources confirmed...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 14 days ago 113 reads 0 comments

  21. Nationals Still Sorting out Second-Base Logjam

    The Nationals enter 2015 unsure of who their starting second baseman will be this season. During the last two months of last season, the job belonged to Asdrubal Cabrera, but he signed a one-year deal with the Rays this offseason...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 16 days ago 72 reads 0 comments

  22. Nats 'Not Actively Pursuing' Ben Zobrist

    The Rays reportedly have Ben Zobrist on the block and he would make sense for just about anybody, but especially for a team who has World Series aspirations like the Nationals ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 17 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  23. Danny Espinosa Prepares for Season as Switch Hitter

    This offseason has been a normal one for Danny Espinosa — in fact, a “good one,” he said. The Southern California native lifts weights five times a week and hits the batting cages in the afternoon...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 17 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  24. Ankiel's Return Evokes Memories of Great Plays with Nats

    The Nationals announced several changes to their minor league coaching staff on Thursday, most notably a few assistants getting promoted with the addition of three new names to the organization...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 17 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  25. Brian Cleary Readies for Transition to Nationals Scout

    The newest Nationals area scout never considered chasing such a job title. Brian Cleary was a coach and always had been, most recently at the University of Cincinnati...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 18 days ago 14 reads 0 comments