The light-hitting infielder was added Thursday to the Nationals' 40-man roster and Eury Perez was DFA'd.
Michael A. Taylor asked Hank Aaron for his secret after a chance encounter Monday afternoon.
As a reward each season, the Syracuse staff joins the major league team for September.
The Nationals' Class A affiliate won its third title in seven years, and first under Tripp Keister.
The Nationals added Jeff Kobernus, and Adam LaRoche is back in their lineup.
After a month in Syracuse he spent resting and working on a change-up, Aaron Barrett will again be a crucial part of the Nats' bullpen.
The Nationals are making their first round of reinforcements today.
Syracuse capped a stellar regular season with a division title.
The Nationals extended their player development contracts with both minor league affiliates for two more years.
Nationals shortstop prospect Wilmer Difo was named the South Atlantic League MVP.