Corey Brown spent the majority of his 2013 season at Triple-A Syracuse and missed a month early in the year due to an oblique injury. Because of the time lost, he only appeared in 107 minor league games before getting the call to Washington in early September.
In our first installment of Nats Point/Counterpoint, Mark Zuckerman and Chase Hughes debate which player the Nationals should try to sign to a long-term contract: Bryce Harper or Stephen Strasburg.
The Nationals signed right-hander Daniel Stange, who was originally drafted by Mike Rizzo in Arizona, to a minor-league contract.
Mike Rizzo announced several changes to his front office, including promotions for top aides Doug Harris and Kris Kline.