Joe Ross pitched admirably in his MLB debut but it wasn’t enough to overcome another poor showing from the Nationals’ lineup in a 4-2 loss to the Cubs.
2014 record: 73-89, 5th place in NL Central
Manager: Joe Maddon, 1st season
Estimated 2015 payroll: $110 million
SAN DIEGO – Twelve days after the Orioles acquired Scott Barnes from the Cleveland Indians, the left-hander was on the move again.
The general managers meetings begin on Monday in Phoenix. Agents visit general managers, and trades are discussed. This offseason is expected to be full of activity.