The Nats may have shocked their fans overnight by swapping Lomardozzi, Krol and Ray with the Tigers for Fister, but Mike Rizzo says it’s a deal he’s been working on for some time, and he may not be done dealing this offseason.
Holden and Danny will be joined by newest Washington National, pitcher Doug Fister, Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. on 106.7 The Fan.
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The Nationals have traded Steve Lombardozzi, Ian Krol and Robbie ray to the Tigers for starting pitcher Doug Fister, the team announced on Monday.
One day after WNEW’s Mark Segraves reported the Nationals pitched a plan to build a $300 million roof over Nats Park, Mayor Vincent later told the Washington Post he rejected that offer, and no further discussions have been had regarding the matter.
The Washington Nationals want to put a roof over the team’s stadium and they want taxpayers to pick up the tab.
The Washington Nationals have promoted Bob Henley to third base coach.
The Nationals are reportedly hearing offers for center fielder Denard Span, just one year after acquiring him through trade, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.
After being haunted by their 2012 NLDS performance to the point of failing to reappear in the playoffs the following year, the Nationals likely don’t want to talk, or even think about the playoffs. But not talking it is the problem, says manager Matt Williams, and that’s the first thing he’s going to change.
Two years ago, Matt Williams had a fortuitous conversation with Mike Rizzo, in which he inquired about what it would take to become an MLB manager. He talked about that conversation, and how it led him to the Nationals gig, in an interview with 106.7 The Fan’s Holden and Danny.
The Washington Nationals held a press conference to announce the hiring of new manager Matt Williams on Friday, signaling an ushering of the guard from Davey Johnson, And thus begins the Matt Williams era in Washington, D.C.
With the Red Sox having officially been crowned champions of the 2013 World Series, it’s time to start looking to next season, and the Nationals are getting 10-1 odds to win it all.
The Washington Nationals named Matt Williams as the team’s field manager on Thursday, agreeing to terms on a multi-year contract with the five-time All-Star and former Arizona Diamondbacks coach, GM and President of Baseball Ops. Mike Rizzo announced.
David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox, baseball’s bearded wonders, capped their remarkable turnaround by beating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game 6 on Wednesday night to win their third World Series championship in 10 seasons.