Former Nationals pitcher Dan Haren has made it clear he does not want to pitch for the Miami Marlins since he was traded there in a December deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
With questions at second base in Washington and a surplus of middle infielders in Tampa Bay, a connection between the Nationals and Ben Zobrist of the Rays is logical.
The Nationals announced several changes to their minor league coaching staff on Thursday, most notably a few assistants getting promoted with the addition of three new names to the organization.
Before taking his first job in the NFL as a scout with the Green Bay Packers, Scot McCloughan - who is expected to be named the new general manager of the Washington Redskins - played three season
Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard has decided on his list of 20 teams he can't be traded to this offseason and among them is the Washington Nationals.