Barry Svrluga

ReporterWashington, D.C.


When Max Scherzer became the sixth player represented by the prominent agent on the 2015 Nationals, people wondered.

  • Jan 22, 2015

ON BASEBALL | It was Lerner who had to decide whether to spend a stunning $210 million on one player.

  • Jan 21, 2015

The Nationals signed the right-hander for $210 million. But that doesn’t mean they have to make room for him.

  • Jan 20, 2015

In signing star pitcher Max Scherzer to a seven-year $210 million deal, the Nats enter the 2015 season as prohibitive favorites to win it all.

  • Jan 19, 2015

The contract given to the Nats’ new starter is the highest ever for a right-hander.

  • Jan 19, 2015

The addition of the prized free agent makes Washington the favorite to win the World Series.

  • Jan 19, 2015

A report says the Nats could sign Scherzer to a seven-year deal. And there’s a way they could do that without breaking their own bank.

  • Jan 18, 2015

Technically, there are still more than 100 free agents out there. Who could move the needle, ever so slightly? And who might be available via trade?

  • Jan 12, 2015

The right-hander entered the offseason as the most marketable free agent. As 2015 begins, he’s still just that -- a marketable free agent

  • Jan 9, 2015

The two Hall of Famers-to-be were hell to hit against and show that good pitching beats good hitting -- on the field and into Cooperstown.

  • Jan 6, 2015
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Barry Svrluga came to The Washington Post in 2003 after working at newspapers in upstate New York (tiny); Portland, Maine (less tiny); and Raleigh, N.C. (not at all tiny), covering everything from Nascar to high school lacrosse to the Final Four. At the Post, he has covered college basketball and football (mostly Maryland), the Washington Nationals (2004-08) and the Olympics (Athens, Turin, Beijing, Vancouver with London to come). He currently covers the Washington Redskins and golf and spends time reminding people the ’05 Nats were in first place at the All-Star break. Really. They were.
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