The Atlanta Braves' trade of star closer Craig Kimbrel to the San Diego Padres on Easter Sunday came as a surprise to many, even after their long offseason of rebuilding.
Here is a look at Major League Baseball with analysis from Nationals Insider Mark Zuckerman and Nationals writer Chase Hughes:
With the new baseball season upon us, CSNWashington will take a weekly glimpse at the rest of the NL East. Here goes:
When news broke on Sunday the Atlanta Braves were trading star closer Craig Kimbrel to the San Diego Padres, or in other words out of the NL East, Nationals fans celebrated on Twitter.
The Nationals have all but decided their Opening Day roster, though the team plans to make an official announcement on Sunday. And despite their unwillingness to confirm it, veteran Dan Uggla is a