Nationals Journal: Free agency


Posted at 04:12 PM ET, 11/27/2013

Nationals’ left-handed relief options starting to thin

With Manny Parra heading back to Cincinnati, the Nationals missed another potential upgrade to their left-handed relief

By Adam Kilgore  |  04:12 PM ET, 11/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agency

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 11/26/2013

The case for the Nationals going after Robinson Cano

The Yankees free agent is the best player available, and the Nationals have deep pockets, a desire to win and a roster suited for contention.

By Adam Kilgore  |  10:28 AM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anthony Rendon, Bryce Harper, Free agency, Robinson Cano, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 08:03 AM ET, 11/21/2013

Where do the Nationals stand in their search for a starter?

Sorting out what the Nationals are looking for in their pursuit of another starter.

By Adam Kilgore  |  08:03 AM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agency, starting rotation

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 11/15/2013

Nationals have interest in Oliver Perez

As the Nationals cast a wide net for lefty relief help, they have expressed interest in Oliver Perez.

By Adam Kilgore  |  01:38 PM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agency, oliver perez

Posted at 06:36 PM ET, 11/04/2013

Nationals do not give Dan Haren a qualifying offer

The Nationals did not give a qualifying offer to Dan Haren, and the list of players who did receive one may effect their effort to replace him.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:36 PM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  dan haren, Free agency

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 12/01/2012

Adam LaRoche, Mike Rizzo talk contract

At Davey Johnson's charity event, Mike Rizzo and Adam LaRoche came to an understand about where they stand in contract talks.

By Adam Kilgore  |  01:45 PM ET, 12/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam LaRoche, Free agency, hot stove

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 11/29/2012

B.J. Upton lands in Atlanta and the center field market starts to churn

The first major domino of baseball's free agency falls, and it leaves a mighty imprint in the National League East.

By Adam Kilgore  |  08:57 AM ET, 11/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  B.J. Upton, Free agency

Posted at 05:43 PM ET, 11/16/2012

Nationals have talked with B.J. Upton

The Nationals have had initial dialogue with free agent outfielder B.J. Upton and are expected to have increased communication with Upton in the near future.

By Adam Kilgore  |  05:43 PM ET, 11/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  B.J. Upton, Free agency

Posted at 12:07 AM ET, 11/15/2012

Nationals sign Will Rhymes to minor league deal, could bolster infield depth

According to his agents, the former Tigers and Rays infielder's deal includes an invitation to spring training.

By James Wagner  |  12:07 AM ET, 11/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agency, Will Rhymes

Posted at 07:01 PM ET, 11/02/2012

Nationals give qualifying offer to Adam LaRoche, not Edwin Jackson

The Nationals make a one-year, $13.3 million qualifying offer to Adam LaRoche, ensuring they will receive draft pick compensation if he signs with another team.

By Adam Kilgore  |  07:01 PM ET, 11/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agency

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 11/02/2012

Nationals have many options open as free agency begins

By midnight, the exclusive negotiating window for teams with their own free agents will expire, and any team will be welcome to sign any free agent.

By Adam Kilgore  |  05:13 PM ET, 11/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agency

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 10/29/2012

Adam LaRoche, Sean Burnett, others can become full-blown free agents Saturday

Adam LaRoche, Sean Burnett, others can become full-blown free agents Saturday

By Adam Kilgore  |  10:58 AM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Free agency