Nationals Journal: dominican republic

Posted at 06:59 PM ET, 08/12/2013

Nationals suing insurance company over 'Smiley Gonzalez' signing bonus

The Nationals are suing an insurance company in an effort to recover $1 million of the signing bonus they gave to a fraudulent Dominican prospect in 2006.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:59 PM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  dominican republic, Smiley Gonzalez, Smiley Gonzelez

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Nationals sign Dominican third baseman Nievy Pilier with big bonus

The Nationals made their most expensive splash in Latin America since the scandal that once rocked their international operations, recently signing 16-year-old Dominican third baseman Neivy Pilier to a $225,000 signing bonus.

By Adam Kilgore  |  04:01 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  dominican republic, international operations