It is always strange to see good players in new uniforms after they change teams. Nationals fans experienced that on Thursday when Doug Fister was signed by the Houston Astros.
With all the snow on the ground in Washington, it may be hard to picture baseball right now, even with spring training just weeks away.
Former Nationals pitcher Doug Fister has found a new home, as the right-hander has agreed to a one-year deal with the Houston Astros.
The New York Mets' offseason is looking a whole lot better after the retention of outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, who turned down the Nationals - among others - to re-sign for a three-year deal.