Both the Marlins and Braves added backup outfielders late this week. Miami got Ichiro, while former Nat Jonny Gomes landed in Atlanta.
Scott Boras' agency has an "internal rating" system to compare MLB pitching staffs. He says the Nats are the best.
Max Scherzer's signing is yet another sign of the Nationals' continued growth as a franchise.
The Nationals added another right-hander to their bullpen mix on Wednesday, in signing former All-Star Evan Meek.
The Nationals are taking a risk in signing Max Scherzer to such a big deal. They have reason to feel confident, though.