The Nationals officially named Matt Williams as their new manager and plan to introduce the 47-year-old skipper in a news conference Friday afternoon.
The Nationals acquired Scott Hairston in July to bolster their bench. The veteran outfielder contributed a little, but he'll hope to do more next season in D.C.
The Boston Red Sox clinched the World Series in Boston Wednesday night with a 6-1 over St. Louis in Game 6.
The Red Sox have two games at Fenway to clinch their third world championship in the last ten years.