Two days after Jordan Zimmermann kicked free agency into high gear by signing with the Detroit Tigers, David Price has found his new team.
Now that Zimmermann is gone, who will fill his place in the rotation, and is that player already within the Nats' organization?
Former Nationals pitcher Jordan Zimmermann was introduced by Detroit Tigers on Monday at a press conference.

Team talk

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    Summoned from Syracuse to pitch a must-win game for the Nationals, John Lannan turned in seven strong innings to beat the Braves and salvage a doubleheader split.
  • 3y
    Only 13 12 hours removed from a crushing, 11-10 loss, the Nationals took the field for the first half of their day-night doubleheader with the Braves needing a strong performance from starter Edwin Jackson.
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    Bryce Harper fouled a bunt attempt off his left ankle during the first inning of the Nationals' game today and had to be replaced two innings later.
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    Only 13 hours after suffering their worst loss of the season, the Nationals are back in action with a doubleheader against the Braves. Mark Zuckerman has live updates on Nats Insider and first pitch is at 1:05!
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    His 20-day rehab assignment having expired, veteran outfielder Xavier Nady was designated for assignment by the Nationals prior to today's doubleheader.
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    In their first seven years of existence, the Washington Nationals lost plenty of ballgames in devastating fashion. But before tonight they never lost one quite like this.
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    In a wild one at Nationals Park, the Braves came away win in a rain-soaked extra inning thriller.


Today's Poll

How do you feel about Dusty Baker being named the Nationals' new manager?
Home run hire!
It's not a splash, but it makes sense.
He was not my first choice.
Terrible hire.
The hire is overshadowed by how messy the process was.
Who's Dusty Baker?

Injury Report

9/30Y. EscobarBack (day-to-day)
9/24D. EspinosaTorn right hamstring (day-to-day)
9/12Y. EscobarStomach illness (day-to-day)
9/12D. StorenBroken right thumb (day-to-day)
8/27D. Spanoff 60-day DL
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Nationals - Team News
Joe Ross - S
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that Joe Ross has been "one of the most... Cafardo notes that Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo "is resisting all offers" for Ross at the moment. Trading the young right-hander just doesn't make any...
Nov 29 9:19AM Read More
Jonathan Papelbon - R
Jon Heyman of CBS Sports was told by one executive that Jonathan Papelbon is... Papelbon just turned 35, his $11 million salary is far from a bargain and he's gained a reputation for being a clubhouse headache. That's three strikes right there. Of...
Nov 28 5:17PM Read More
Logan Schafer - OF
Nationals signed OF Logan Schafer to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring... Schafer appeared in 69 games with the Brewers this season and owns a .212/.286/.319 batting line in the majors. The 29-year-old plays all three outfield positions and could...
Nov 24 1:04PM Read More
Jonathan Papelbon - R
ESPN's Jayson Stark has been told by three teams that the Nationals are looking to trade both... Most assumed one of them would go, with Storen probably the most likely. However, it appears that the Nats are aiming to really remake their bullpen, with Stark saying...
Nov 23 5:30PM Read More
Matt Thornton - R
According to Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN, the Twins are not interested in free agent southpaw... Wolfson believed that the Twins would be a fit due to their need for a quality left-handed arm in the late innings and Thornton's familiarity with the American League...
Nov 22 10:24PM Read More
Jonathan Papelbon - R
Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that before acquiring Francisco Rodriguez from the Brewers,... Ultimately, it appears that the asking price on either of the Nats relievers were too high for new general manager Al Avila's liking. The Tigers still need several quality...
Nov 22 7:56PM Read More
Chris Heisey - OF
Nationals signed OF Chris Heisey to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring... The move reunites the veteran outfielder with his former skipper Dusty Baker from their days in Cincinnati. He'll battle in spring training to earn a reserve outfielder role...
Nov 21 12:02PM Read More
Scott Sizemore - 3B
Nationals re-signed INF Scott Sizemore to a minor league contract with an invite to spring... Sizemore didn't see major league action in 2015. Indeed, he last cracked the majors when he appeared in six games for the Yankees in 2014. The veteran infielder's last...
Nov 20 4:34PM Read More
Matt Thornton - R
The Braves are pursuing free agent reliever Matt Thornton, a source tells FOX Sports' Ken... Thornton, 39, owned a 2.18 ERA over 41 1/3 innings with the Nationals in 2015. His market has been quiet to date, but good lefty relievers are scarce enough that Thornton...
Nov 19 10:32PM Read More
Bryce Harper - OF
Bryce Harper was named the winner of the 2015 National League Most Valuable Player Award by the... Harper rightfully took home his first MVP award after finally putting it all together in 2015, batting .330/.460/.649 with 42 home runs, 99 RBI and 118 runs scored. He...
Nov 19 6:22PM Read More
Nick Lee - S
Nationals purchased the contract of LHP Nick Lee from Double-A Harrisburg. Lee owned a 3.12 ERA with 57 strikeouts in 52 innings between High-A and Double-A last season. The 24-year-old won't be exposed in next month's Rule 5 Draft with the move.
Nov 19 5:57PM Read More
Spencer Kieboom - C
Nationals purchased the contract of C Spencer Kieboom from High-A Potomac. Kieboom, a fifth-round pick of the Nationals in 2012 had a down 2015 season after a promising campaign the previous year. In 2015, the 24-year-old hit .248/.344/.346 in 71...
Nov 19 5:54PM Read More
Chris Bostick - 2B
National purchased the contract of 2B Chris Bostick from Double-A Harrisburg. Bostick batted .258/.312/.398 with 12 homers and 31 steals in the minors in 2015. Acquired from the Rangers last winter in exchange for Ross Detwiler, the 22-year-old will...
Nov 19 5:50PM Read More
Denard Span - OF
The Mets are interested in free agent Denard Span, according to Matt Ehalt of the Bergen... The Mets have a Yoenis Cespedes-sized hole to fill in the outfield and would prefer a left-handed hitter, per Ehalt, making Span a candidate. The 31-year-old was limited to...
Nov 19 4:22PM Read More
Ian Desmond - SS
Ian Desmond is "marketing his versatility" in free agency, according to's... Desmond played shortstop almost exclusively in Washington, but he did make a couple of appearances in the outfield early in his career and the 30-year-old is apparently...
Nov 19 1:36PM Read More
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  W: T. Clippard (4-1)   L: B. Treinen (2-5)   S: J. Familia (43)
  NYM HR: C. Granderson (26)
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Team Stats

Washington Nationals Stats
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B. Harper1535211181723814299.330
Y. Escobar13953575168251956.314
I. Desmond156583691362721962.233
W. Ramos128475411091601568.229
M. Taylor138472491081521463.229

T. Moore00-1000.200.00
C. Robinson00-1001.010.00
C. Stammen00-5004.030.00
J. Papelbon43.5715902463.1562.13
M. Thornton21.667600041.1232.18
F. Rivero21.667490248.1432.79
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