Age on Opening Day 2014: 26
How acquired: Drafted 1st round (10th pick), June 2009
Age on Opening Day 2014: 34
How acquired: Signed as free agent, Jan. 2013
As professional sports continue to adapt to the age of Twitter and social media, one thing is becoming clearer and clearer as each year goes by.
Trade rumors are nothing new for Drew Storen, so when a new round of speculation surfaced this winter, the Nationals reliever didn’t worry about it.
While the rumors linking the Nationals to free agent Grant Balfour provided for a great offseason debate this week, the 36-year-old closer has opted to instead sign with the Tampa Bay Rays.