Conventional wisdom would tell you that drafting players based on a personal MLB team allegiance is a misguided practice.
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The Nationals already had a five-man starting rotation. Actually, they had a seven-man rotation before adding Edwin Jackson to the puzzle today.
With each passing year, the Nationals begin to establish more and more of their own identity. When they first arrived in town in 2005, they were still the relocated Montreal Expos.
By Mitch TischlerCSNwashington.com