Though Max Scherzer's contract includes a signing bonus and deferred money, the final total counting against the Nats' payroll comes in at seven years and $210 million.
Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard has decided on his list of 20 teams he can't be traded to this offseason and among them is the Washington Nationals.
The Philadelphia Phillies added a veteran arm to their rotation on Monday in signing 36-year-old Aaron Harang to a one-year deal worth $5 million.
In trading former MVP Jimmy Rollins to the Dodgers earlier this month, the Philadelphia Phillies took a big step towards rebuilding their roster after a lengthy run at the top of the National Leag
With the week between Christmas and New Year's quickly approaching - a time when the baseball Hot Stove generally cools for a brief period - the Nationals still have a hole at second base.