The Nationals landed a former Gold Glover at a palatable price, once again finding value in a slow free agent market.
The Nationals went after Cespedes last year and could again.
The two Cy Young Award winners have little history head-to-head.
Getting the big hit has been elusive for the Nationals, a troubling trend with the postseason right around the corner.
The veteran infielder said the inner ear issues are not entirely gone, but his condition has improved significantly.
The teams split a two-game set in Cleveland two weeks ago.
What did the Nationals manager have to say about his closer's recent struggles?
The Nationals return from the all-star break to face the Pirates on Friday night.
Espinosa has six hits the past week and a half, and five of them have been home runs.
Why this Nationals offense, still not clicking, seems certain it will do so sooner rather than later.