No Jordan Zimmermann-Cubs talk, and other GM meeting notes

And other odds and ends about the second base situation.

GM meetings begin, and the Nationals have much to consider

The meetings officially began Tuesday in Phoenix and Mike Rizzo is here with some front office officials.

The Nationals are interested in Boone Logan, and other notes from the GM meetings

The Nationals are seeking a lefty reliever, and the Yankees' Boone Logan is one name on their list.

Jeff Samardzija, a David Price/Max Scherzer alternative for the Nationals

While David Price and Max Scherzer have sparked the brunt of the speculation surrounding a possible deal for a starter, the Nationals are expected to also discuss Cubs’ right-hander Jeff Samardzija.

Mike Rizzo wraps up the GM Meetings with many options at the Nationals’ disposal

As he left the GM Meetings, Mike Rizzo still believes the Nationals will take varied plans into the winter and shape the roster based on how the offseason plays out.