Mike Rizzo on the 'Cloak-and-Dagger Stuff' of MLB Draft StrategyNationals GM Mike Rizzo on his sleight of hand tactics and other MLB Draft strategies.
Nationals Pick Up Mike Rizzo's Option YearsTerms of the agreement were not disclosed, but the Washington Post reports that the deal will pay $2.5 million annually through 2018.
Why Teams Handle Pitchers and Blisters with Extreme CautionA blister is a blister, but it's what it could lead to which causes clubs to handle pitchers' fingers with extreme caution.
Bryce Harper Removes 100 Emoji Decal from BatBryce Harper has removed the 100 emoji decal from at least one bat, for now.
Nationals GM Weighs in on MLB's New Slide RuleNationals GM Mike Rizzo on adjusting to baseball's new infield slide rule, which has already benefited the Nats this season.
Nationals GM: Werth's Contract Won't Limit Taylor's Playing TimePerformance will dictate playing time for Nationals outfielders, not contracts.
Papelbon Finally Speaks on Harper: 'I Was in the Wrong'It took 145 days, but Nats closer Jonathan Papelbon finally cleared the air on his public spat with teammate Bryce Harper.
Report: Nats Start Bullpen Makeover, Sign Reliever Oliver PerezHe relies on a low 90's fastball and holds baserunners with uneven timing and quirky mechanics out of the stretch.
Report: Yunel Escobar Expected to be on Trading BlockYunel Escobar's greatest contributions to the Nationals' 2016 success could be in his trade value by selling high after a career year.
Boras: Stephen Strasburg Had 'Muscular Growth' Surgically RemovedWashington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg is taking steps now to put an up and down 2015 behind him, starting with surgery.
Injuries a 'Legitimate Excuse' for Nationals 2015 Downfall, GM SaysInjuries were a legitimate excuse for the Nationals' 2015 derailment, Mike Rizzo says, which raises an interesting question.
Mike Rizzo: Decision to Hire Baker Over Black 'Had nothing to do with salary'Mike Rizzo tries to bring clarity to the Nationals' hiring of Dusty Baker over Bud Black.