For the first time since news of Asdrubal Cabrera's acquisition broke, Nationals GM Mike Rizzo spoke to the media. His reasoning? Necessity. Watch here.
In five years now as general manager of the Nationals, Mike Rizzo has approached all trade discussions with an underlying philosophy: Any move made must be in this team's best interests not only i
Once again it went down to the wire on Friday, as the Nationals signed their 2014 first round pick Erick Fedde just moments before the 5 p.m. deadline.
In every MLB draft - or any professional sports draft for that matter - there are certain players who present risks. Character concerns are one thing, injuries are another.