Post-game analysis of the Capitals’ 4-3 loss to the Dallas Stars Saturday night at American Airlines Arena:
The future is bright for the Washington Nationals, whose farm system was ranked fifth by Baseball America this week in their annual list of the best organizations by minor league talent.
MLB teams report to spring training in less than a week, yet shortstop Ian Desmond - winner of three Silver Sluggers during his time with the Nationals - remains unsigned.
Everyone knows the Nationals would like to sign Bryce Harper to a long-term contract, but the exact price of such a deal has been the subject of much debate, particularly since he won the NL MVP a
Age on Opening Day 2016: 28
How acquired: Trade with Twins, July 2010
2016 salary: $5.35 million