The Nationals and Tyler Clippard agreed to salary terms today, thus avoiding an arbitration hearing that was scheduled to take place Feb. 17 in Florida.
Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo has had a busy offseason. First he hired a new manager in Matt Williams, then upgraded just about every area of the team's roster.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Nationals did very little on Day One of the Winter Meetings. They signed Zach Duke to a one-year, big-league contract.