Jonathan Papelbon met with reporters before yesterday’s game at Marlins Park on his first day with his new team, the Washington Nationals.
The Nationals enter Wednesday night losers of seven of their last 10. Doug Fister will start against the Marlins hoping to snap them out of that trend.
With the 2015 trade deadline just three days away, rumors linking the Nats to some of the game's best closers are heating up.
Given the rumors linking the Nationals to former fan favorite Tyler Clippard this week, the worst fears of many have perhaps been realized.