Rizzo discusses Nats trade for Lobaton

Rizzo discusses Nats trade for Lobaton
February 13, 2014, 4:30 pm
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VIERA, Fla. — Mike Rizzo had attempted all winter to upgrade his catching depth but insisted all along he’d be comfortable entering spring training with Jhonatan Solano, Sandy Leon or Chris Snyder backing up starter Wilson Ramos.

And then on the first day of camp, Rizzo pulled off a deal long suspected, acquiring Jose Lobaton from the Rays and confirming he preferred a more reliable No. 2 catching option all along.

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