Just days before this weekend's NatsFest, the Washington Nationals are set to make a major announcement on Thursday at Nats Park.
Mike Rizzo hasn’t been afraid in the past to make a surprise January signing, even at positions that already appear to be filled — ie.
Age on Opening Day 2014: 27
How acquired: Drafted in the 16th round, June 2008
2014 salary: N/A
The Nationals and Stephen Strasburg agreed to terms Friday night on a contract for 2014, avoiding arbitration.