Nationals sign veteran reliever Alex Colomé to minor league deal

The deal comes with a spring training invite and no guarantee that Colomé will make the Opening Day roster.

By Jesse DoughertyJanuary 27, 2023

Reliever Kyle Finnegan is an organizational win for the Nationals

When he joined Washington, he had never appeared in a major league game. Three seasons later, he's a bullpen linchpin who could be a valuable part of a trade.

By Jesse DoughertyJanuary 23, 2023

How a veteran catcher could help the young Nationals

As the Nationals plan their Opening Day roster, they might consider a veteran backup catcher behind Keibert Ruiz.

By Jesse DoughertyJanuary 19, 2023

For Victor Robles and the Nats, a thorny offseason storyline returns

Robles’s relationship with the Nationals has been fraying since his offense fell off a cliff after the 2019 World Series run.

By Jesse DoughertyJanuary 17, 2023

Elian Soto — sound familiar? — highlights Nats’ international signing class

Juan's younger brother, a 17-year-old outfielder, joins outfielder Andy Acevedo and shortstop Edwin Solano among notable names to enter the organization.

By Jesse DoughertyJanuary 15, 2023

Nats avoid arbitration with five, are still negotiating with Victor Robles

The players who agreed to deals Friday: outfielder Lane Thomas and relievers Kyle Finnegan, Carl Edwards Jr., Victor Arano and Hunter Harvey.

By Andrew GoldenJanuary 14, 2023

Zach Brzykcy’s rise is a good sign for Nationals’ player development

Brzykcy has emerged as arguably the most promising reliever in the Nationals' system.

By Jesse DoughertyJanuary 12, 2023

Nationals sign outfielder Corey Dickerson to one-year deal

Dickerson, 33, has played for seven teams in 10 seasons.

By Jesse DoughertyJanuary 10, 2023

The Nationals are amassing a collection of former top prospects

Dominic Smith, Jeter Downs, Derek Hill and Michael Chavis, all past first-round picks, have all joined Washington this offseason.

By Jesse DoughertyJanuary 6, 2023

Nationals and Dominic Smith agree to one-year deal

Smith spent the past six seasons with the Mets and has struggled for the past two.

By Jesse DoughertyJanuary 3, 2023

Nats sign former first-rounder Michael Chavis in latest risk-reward move

Once a top Red Sox prospect, Chavis played with the Pirates last season and hit .229 in 129 games before being designated for assignment in September.

By Andrew GoldenJanuary 2, 2023

Nationals claim Jeter Downs, a former top prospect with an uncertain future

The former top prospect has struggled at the plate the last two seasons, but the Nationals are in need of middle infield depth near the majors.

By Jesse DoughertyDecember 22, 2022

Erasmo Ramirez re-signs with Nationals; Tanner Rainey avoids arbitration

Washington brought back two key members of last season's bullpen.

By Andrew GoldenDecember 20, 2022

Matt Adams returns to Nats with minor league deal, spring training invitation

Matt Adams was a member of the Nats' 2019 World Series team. Washington also signed infielder Travis Blankenhorn and pitchers Anthony Castro and Tommy Romero.

By Andrew GoldenDecember 14, 2022

Jeimer Candelario looks to bring energy, consistency to the Nationals

Candelario could be in line to handle most of the duties at third base.

By Andrew GoldenDecember 13, 2022

Trevor Williams is eager to ‘post’ in the Nationals’ rotation

The right-hander, who landed a two-year contract last week, is out to prove himself as a starting pitcher.

By Jesse DoughertyDecember 12, 2022

Nationals, pitcher Trevor Williams agree to two-year, $13 million deal

Right-hander Trevor Williams, 30, could help fill the Nationals' need for veteran arms to prop up an inexperienced staff.

By Jesse DoughertyDecember 9, 2022

How Thad Ward could fit in to the Nationals’ bullpen

“My only goal is to add value to the team. That’s it,” Ward said on Wednesday. “However I can help the team win, I will do."

By Andrew GoldenDecember 9, 2022

Nationals take Red Sox pitching prospect Thad Ward in Rule 5 draft

The right-hander, who missed most of the past two seasons after Tommy John surgery, is expected to work out of the bullpen if he sticks.

By Jesse DoughertyDecember 7, 2022

Nationals land the No. 2 pick in MLB’s first draft lottery

Washington had MLB's worst record in 2022 but ended up with the second pick.

By Andrew GoldenDecember 6, 2022