Last week when media reports had Bud Black penciled in as the Nationals' new manager, Dusty Baker gave an interview with the San Francisco Chronicle at a book signing in which he lamented losing o
The Nationals extended 1-year qualifying offers worth about $15.8 million to Jordan Zimmermann and Ian Desmond in advance of Friday’s 5 p.m.
It has been just over 24 hours since Dusty Baker was introduced as the Nationals' new manager and three-and-a-half months remain until pitchers and catchers report for 2016 spring training.
Having hired their manager and filled a couple of positions on their coaching staff, the Nationals can begin shifting attention to the biggest task of the offseason: Adjusting their roster.
The mere mention of Dusty Baker's name when candidates began surfacing in the Nationals' managerial search brought strong reactions from all around.