Nats brass leaving winter meeting early?
CSN Washington dot com. Started at a productive offseason for the nets who have brought in Dan Haren and Denard Span. And it negotiations are at a standstill with Adam -- teams still confident they can re sign their gold glove first baseman. That's insider mark Zuckerman has more from the winter meetings in. Barry got their center fielder Denard Span via a trade and they are you got their starting pitcher Dan Haren. The free agency so the nationals were comfortable packing up shop and leaving -- day early before the winter meetings even ended. Now that doesn't mean that Mike Rizzo and Davey Johnson are done for the offseason -- still things they need to do. Parent is going to be in Washington on Thursday to have his physical taken once he passes that that deal becomes official. They still need to figure out what's going on -- -- or roast the team is offering two years -- Groce wants three they need to find some common ground there and make sure that they get their first baseman back. And they need a left handed reliever replace Sean Burnett. One -- to keep in mind is J. P. Howell of the rays has been some contact there had been some mutual interest. But really for the fact that in the first week of December. The nationals base we have their roster set for next season it bodes quite well for them and allows them to leave. The winter meetings feeling they've really have accomplished a lot. Thank you mark while the Braves and Mets for the top two teams in the division laughter Italy's. They've opened busy during this offseason talk about parents banned for Washington. Meanwhile their rivals to the south of -- out over BJ Upton and traded starting pitcher Tommy -- and halos from relievers toward the wall. CSN Washington dot com.