In trading All-Star reliever Tyler Clippard on Wednesday, the Nationals not only lost their setup man, they also lost their best backup plan for Drew Storen at closer.
The Nationals haven't been contacted at all by the Blue Jays regarding any potential interest in Mike Rizzo for their team president position, a source with direct knowledge said Saturday afternoo
After missing the playoffs largely due to their struggling offense, the Atlanta Braves have hired a new hitting coach with hopes to fix the problem.
2013 record: 74-88, 5th place in AL East
Manager: John Gibbons, 7th season
Estimated 2014 payroll: $135 million
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