Over three weeks after he lost out on the Nationals' manager position, Bud Black has landed a new job
Acknowledging the unique nature of the situation, Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said Thursday the club was simultaneously negotiating contracts with both Bud Black and Dusty Baker to be the
Dusty Baker will formally be introduced as the sixth manager in Nationals history at 11 a.m., donning a curly W cap and home jersey for the first time during a news conference at Nationals Park.
Did the Nationals mess up the process that landed Dusty Baker as manager instead of Bud Black? The Junkies and Chick Hernandez take a look.
Had the Nationals simply hired Dusty Baker all along, had they picked him over Bud Black last week and agreed to contract terms, few eyebrows would have been raised.