Former Nationals catcher Brian Schneider has joined the minor league coaching ranks, accepting the manager job for the Class-A Jupiter Hammerheads.
Second baseman Brian Roberts and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $2 million, one-year contract, according to a person familiar with the negotiations.
As much as they wanted to sign a free agent left-hander, the Nationals couldn't justify the contracts ultimately given to Boone Logan, J.P. Howell and Javier Lopez.
Chris Marrero, released by the Nationals after the season, has signed a minor-league contract with the Orioles.
A new report says the Phillies are "very willing" to listen to offers for Jimmy Rollins, their former All-Star shortstop.