And other odds and ends about the second base situation.
The meetings officially began Tuesday in Phoenix and Mike Rizzo is here with some front office officials.
The Nationals are seeking a lefty reliever, and the Yankees' Boone Logan is one name on their list.
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.
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.