Baltimore Orioles’ Botched Grant Balfour Deal Will Hurt Future Free Agent Signings

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The Baltimore Orioles took a pass on free agent relief pitcher Grant Balfour. The team’s medical staff felt that the 36-year-old pitcher’s arm might be too much of a risk for the team to take. So, he failed his physical and […]

Will Washington Nationals, Milwaukee Brewers Get New Spring Training Sites?

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The Washington Nationals and the Milwaukee Brewers are on the hunt for new spring training facilities. They want shiny parks in locations that are attractive to fans that would travel to warmer climates to enjoy watching spring baseball. It seems […]

Vegas Favors the Washington Nationals And Los Angeles Dodgers In the NL

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It is over three months before the 2014 MLB season will begin, but the Las Vegas Sports books have set the odds for who they like in each league to contend for the World Series. VegasInsider.com, which is a site […]

Washington Nationals Smart To Give Ryan Zimmerman A Chance At First Base

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In case you were at Tyson Corner’s Mall Christmas shopping the other day and saw Washington Nationals star third baseman Ryan Zimmerman at Model’s sporting goods looking at first base mitts, not too worry. New manager Matt Williams spoke to him […]

Washington Nationals’ Strong Bench Will Be Key To Winning

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The Washington Nationals‘ new manager Matt Williams along with his boss, President of Baseball Operations GM Mike Rizzo, have a plan. They are building a team that has a strong bench so that the team’s everyday stars will get days […]

Washington Nationals Should Focus On Boone Logan and J.P. Howell

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The Washington Nationals took care of the opening in their starting staff by acquiring 6-foot-8 starter Doug Fister from the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday. So, what’s next on the mind of GM Mike Rizzo? Well, all indications are that Washington wants to sign […]

Will Winter Ball Help Wilson Ramos With The Washington Nationals In 2014?

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Washington Nationals starting catcher Wilson Ramos played in only 78 games last year due to two hamstring injuries that set him back a bit. Many in the Nationals’ front office thought the Ramos would return home to Venezeula and take some […]

Washington Nationals, Mike Rizzo Win Out in Doug Fister Deal

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If there is any doubt that Washington Nationals President of Baseball Operations and GM Mike Rizzo is at the top of his game, the Doug Fister deal should silence all critics. The deal has been a week in the making, […]

Tampa Bay Rays May Soon Have a New Ball Park

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The Tampa Bay Rays have been wanting, hoping and praying to get a new stadium. When you have the talent that the Rays have like third baseman Evan Longoria, star left handed pitcher David Price along with the young stars like […]

Washington Nationals Looking To Move Spring Training To Ft. Myers As Soon As 2015

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The Washington Nationals are a hot ticket in the Nation’s Capital, and now they want fans to come visit them at spring training. The team is not happy with their Space Coast Stadium facility located well off the beaten path in Viera, […]

Washington Nationals: Matt Williams Hire Was GM Mike Rizzo’s Decision

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Anyone who doubts who is in charge of the Washington Nationals need only look at President of Baseball Operations and GM Mike Rizzo.  He, by all media accounts, hired the man he wanted from day one, Arizona Diamondbacks third base […]

Washington Nationals Want To Keep Steve McCatty As Pitching Coach

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The Washington Nationals now know their new manager will be former Arizona Diamondbacks third base coach Matt Williams. The announcement will come a day or two after the World Series as is the way things are done in MLB baseball. […]