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Speaking of his opportunity with the Nationals as part of an MLB documentary, Dusty Baker explains that both he and the club need a World Series ring. And now is the time.
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Who will start for the Nats in center field Opening Day 2016?
Michael A. Taylor
54%
Bryce Harper
10%
Not on the team yet
36%

Injury Report

Injuries
DatePlayerStatus
9/30S. DrewVestibular concussion (day-to-day)
9/24D. EspinosaTorn right hamstring (day-to-day)
8/19T. Mooreoff 15-day DL
8/8D. Ugglaoff 15-day DL
8/6A. Barrettoff 60-day DL
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Nationals - Team News
Ian Desmond - SS
ESPN's Jerry Crasnick writes that free agent shortstop Ian Desmond is a "long shot"... There's been some chatter about the Rays being interested in Desmond, as he could be a bargain at this point of the winter, but the club doesn't want to give up a draft pick...
Feb 9 11:38AM Read More
Matt Thornton - R
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe hears that Matt Thornton is receiving interest from six teams. The southpaw has gained little traction this winter despite posting a 2.18 ERA and holding left-handed batters to a .198/.205/.279 batting line last season. Thornton's age...
Feb 7 10:23AM Read More
Bryce Harper - OF
According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, Bryce Harper's "future marriage" with the... We've been hearing "Harper to New York" speculation for years and it probably isn't going away any time soon. The Yankees were noticeably absent from this year's...
Feb 6 5:35PM Read More
Matt Thornton - R
Free agent reliever Matt Thornton said on MLB Network Radio on Sirius XM on Wednesday that he's... Thornton believes that he has proved himself and has considered walking away from the game if he doesn't get a guaranteed major league deal. The 39-year-old posted a 2.18...
Feb 3 11:19AM Read More
Brendan Ryan - 2B
Nationals signed INF Brendan Ryan to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring... Ryan, who turns 35 in March, was limited to 47 games with the Yankees in 2015 due to injury and batted just .229/.275/.333 over 103 plate appearances. The skilled defender...
Feb 2 1:56PM Read More
Bronson Arroyo - S
Nationals signed RHP Bronson Arroyo to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring... MLB.com's Mark Sheldon says Arroyo will make $2 million if he cracks the Opening Day roster and can earn a total of $8 million if he makes 32 starts. Assuming they don't...
Jan 26 10:16PM Read More
Ian Desmond - SS
SB Nation's Chris Cotillo reports that the Rays have interest in Ian Desmond. Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times first raised the possibility earlier this month of the Rays perhaps having interest in Desmond on a one-year contract. Cotillo hears that...
Jan 26 9:03PM Read More
Bronson Arroyo - S
SB Nation's Chris Cotillo hears that Bronson Arroyo is expected to make a decision on which... Arroyo has previously been connected to the Reds, Nationals and Marlins, and Cotillo says the Pirates and Padres are also interested in the veteran right-hander. The Nats...
Jan 25 9:27PM Read More
Darin Gorski - S
Nationals signed LHP Darin Gorski to a minor league contract. Gorski had a rough 5.52 ERA, 1.66 WHIP, and 108/69 K/BB ratio in 137 innings last season with the Triple-A affiliate of the Mets. The 28-year-old southpaw will likely be a...
Jan 25 10:02AM Read More
Bronson Arroyo - S
According to Peter Gammons of MLB.com, the Marlins are a third team with interest in Bronson... The other two teams are the Nationals and the Reds. Arroyo has begun putting on private throwing sessions as he tries to prove his health following last year's Tommy John...
Jan 25 8:43AM Read More
Bronson Arroyo - S
Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that the Nationals have interest in free agent right-hander... Arroyo previously pitched for new Nationals manager Dusty Baker while the two were in Cincinnati, and those were some of the best years of the right-hander's major league...
Jan 24 9:14PM Read More
Bronson Arroyo - S
Robert Murray of BaseballEssential.com reports that Bronson Arroyo had a throwing session for... Mark Sheldon of MLB.com first reported earlier this month that the Reds had some interest in bringing Arroyo back. Murray says no deal is close between the two sides, but...
Jan 24 8:20AM Read More
Boone Whiting - S
Nationals signed RHP Boone Whiting to a minor league contract. The 26-year-old hurler had a rough season in 2015, compiling a 6.44 ERA, 1.94 WHIP and 59/61 K/BB ratio across 95 innings at Triple-A between the Cardinals and Rockies. He...
Jan 23 9:12AM Read More
Ian Desmond - SS
Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times believes the Rays could have interest in Ian Desmond on a... Desmond's market hasn't developed as he had hoped this offseason, so there's a chance he takes a one-year deal to rebuild his value and re-enter the free agent market after...
Jan 17 6:10PM Read More
Ben Revere - OF
Nationals and OF Ben Revere avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $6.25 million... MLBTradeRumors.com projected Revere to earn $6.7 million through the arbitration process. The speedy outfielder was acquired via trade from the Blue Jays last week.
Jan 15 6:08PM Read More
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Team Stats

Washington Nationals Stats
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Batting
PlayerGABRH2B3BHRRBIAVG
B. Harper1535211181723814299.330
Y. Escobar13953575168251956.314
I. Desmond156583691362721962.233
W. Ramos128475411091601568.229
M. Taylor138472491081521463.229

Pitching
PitcherWLPctGGSSIPKERA
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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