Kevin Frandsen


Released by the Nationals on April 1 as they pared down their roster for Opening Day, utility man Kevin Frandsen has signed a minor league deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks.


VIERA, Fla. — Put together a list of the most indispensable players on the Nationals roster, and Anthony Rendon might well sit at the top. Or, at least, in the top three.


Age on Opening Day 2015: 32

How acquired: Signed as a free agent, March 2014

2015 salary: $1 million


There was a lot that came out of our conversations with Nationals players at NatsFest back on Dec.


The Nationals have come to terms with Kevin Frandsen on a 1-year, $1 million contract, avoiding arbitration with the veteran infielder and ensuring their most-productive bench player from this sea