New MLB commissioner Rob Manfred thinks the game needs more offense. And he'd consider eliminating defensive shifts to get it.
The Indians posted their second consecutive winning season, but didn't make the playoffs. Can they get over the hump in 2015?
Max Scherzer took out a full page ad in the Detroit Free Press on Sunday to thank the fans who supported them for half of a decade.

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8/9J. Werthshoulder (day-to-day)
8/5T. Jordanoff 60-day DL
8/2N. McLouthoff 60-day DL
7/28J. WerthLeft game - Left leg injury (day-to-day)
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Nationals - Team News
Derrick Robinson - OF
Nationals signed OF Derrick Robinson to a minor league contract. Robinson did not receive an invite to big league camp in spring training. The 27-year-old batted .255/.322/.323 over 102 games in 2013 with the Reds before missing all of...
Jan 23 2:48PM Read More
Jayson Werth - OF
Jayson Werth (shoulder) said Wednesday that his goal is to be ready for the start of the 2015... "I don’t want to do anything to jeopardize the rest of my career but also want to get on the field and play," the outfielder told reporters. "It’s a...
Jan 22 12:49PM Read More
Evan Meek - R
Nationals signed RHP Evan Meek to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring... Meek was outrighted off the Orioles' 40-man roster in October and elected to become a free agent. The 31-year-old right-hander had a rough 5.79 ERA in 23 relief appearances...
Jan 21 7:36PM Read More
Max Scherzer - S
Nationals signed RHP Max Scherzer to a seven-year, $210 million contract. The signing was originally reported by Jon Heyman of CBS Sports on Monday. Half of Scherzer's $210 million is deferred through 2028, making the present-day value of the...
Jan 21 2:03PM Read More
Nate Schierholtz - OF
According to Dan Connolly of the Baltimore Sun, the Orioles have been in contact with free... Baltimore could really use an outfielder and the decent free agent options are falling off the board quickly. Schierholtz batted just .195/.243/.309 in 122 games last...
Jan 20 5:47PM Read More
Max Scherzer - S
The Nationals have scheduled a press conference Wednesday at 2 p.m. ET for a "major... It's safe to assume that the Nationals will make the Max Scherzer signing official at that time. The two sides have agreed to a seven-year, $210 million deal. Half of the...
Jan 20 12:40PM Read More
Stephen Strasburg - S
USA Today's John Perrotto said that he's hearing that Stephen Strasburg is "very much... According to Perrotto's sources, both Strasburg and the Nationals think that it might be "time to move on." While Scherzer's signing probably requires a secondary...
Jan 19 12:35PM Read More
Max Scherzer - S
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Nationals and free agent right-hander Max Scherzer have... FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal hears that the deal will be worth more than $180 million. The contract will run through his age-36 season in 2021. The Nationals' rotation was...
Jan 19 12:04AM Read More
Max Scherzer - S
Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post reports that the Nationals are "very close" to a... There have been rumblings throughout the day that the Nationals were making a push to sign Scherzer to a seven-year contract, and it seems that the two sides are getting...
Jan 18 8:08PM Read More
Kila Ka'aihue - 1B
Nationals signed 1B Kila Ka'aihue to a minor league contract. The deal includes an invitation to major league spring training. 30-year-old hasn't played in the big leagues since the 2012 season and has spent the past two years in Japan...
Jan 18 7:47PM Read More
Max Scherzer - S
Joel Sherman of the New York post reports that the Yankees are not the mystery team in on Max... Scherzer is reportedly closing in on a seven-year contract, with the Nationals and another team still in play, but that team isn't the Yankees according to Sherman. The...
Jan 18 6:25PM Read More
Stephen Strasburg - S
Jon Morosi reports that in the event the Nationals sign Max Scherzer, they are prepared to deal... The most likely candidate to be dealt in that scenario is Jordan Zimmermann, but in the event that they can't find a suitable deal, Morosi notes that the Nationals would at...
Jan 18 6:11PM Read More
Jordan Zimmermann - S
Jon Morosi of Fox Sports reports that the Nationals have been discussing Jordan Zimmermann with... With the Nationals perhaps closing in on a deal with Max Scherzer, it makes sense that they could potentially deal Zimmermann who is entering the final season of his...
Jan 18 5:26PM Read More
Max Scherzer - S
Jon Heyman of CBS reports that a couple of teams, including the Nationals, are talking to Max... Scherzer turned down a six-year, $144 million offer from the Tigers during the season, so Scott Boras is certainly seeking more than that for his client. Heyman also notes...
Jan 18 4:53PM Read More
Max Scherzer - S
According to Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish, there's a growing sense around the league that... The Nats haven't publicly expressed much interest in the prized right-hander and Cotillo notes that no deal appears imminent. He would add to an already loaded Nationals...
Jan 18 4:33PM Read More
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Washington Nationals Stats
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Denard Span14761094184398537.302
Jayson Werth147534851563711682.292
Anthony Rendon1536131111763962183.287
Adam LaRoche140494731281902692.259
Ian Desmond154593731512632491.255
Asdrubal Cabrera146553741333141461.241

Ryan Mattheus00-7008.241.04
Drew Storen21.6676501156.1461.12
Matt Thornton13.250640036.0281.75
Tyler Clippard74.636750170.1822.18
Doug Fister166.72725250164.0982.41
Blake Treinen23.400157050.2302.49
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