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Washington Post Feb 24, 2015

Clippard leaves big innings to fill

VIERA, Fla. — A few days ago, Drew Storen walked into the Washington Nationals clubhouse at Space Coast Stadium, his equipment bag slung over his shoulder. The closer, who had just thrown his first bullpen session, plopped his bag into the empty locker to the right. For the past several years, the stall belonged to one of his best friends, Tyler Clippard. But after a mid-January trade, Clippard’s spring training locker is now in Mesa, Ariz., with the Oakland Athletics.Read full article >>

VIDEO: Storen on closer role, Clippard

Mark sat down with Drew Storen on Monday in Viera, Fla., as he looks forward to the 2015 season knowing he will be the Nationals’ closer. For Storen, that’s a change from the last two years where Rafael Soriano held down the role when the season began. Storen is happy to be back in the…
CSN Washington Feb 23, 2015

Drew Storen on entering season as Nationals closer role

Mark Zuckerman sat down with Drew Storen in Viera, Fla., as he looks forward to the 2015 season knowing he will be the Nationals' closer.
Washington Post Feb 20, 2015

Nats Journal: Drew Storen is ready to close again

VIERA, Fla. — Drew Storen walked into the clubhouse at Space Coast Stadium on Thursday morning, his Nationals duffel bag slung over his shoulder. He had just thrown his first bullpen session outside this year; winter months in Indianapolis are brutal. He plopped his bag into the empty locker to the right. A familiar face was missing to his left: Tyler Clippard, the team’s longtime setup man and one of Storen’s best friends.Read full article >>

Drew Storen is ready to close again

VIERA, Fla. — Drew Storen walked into the clubhouse at Space Coast Stadium on Thursday morning, his Nationals duffel bag slung over his shoulder. He had just thrown his first bullpen session outside this year; winter months in Indianapolis are brutal. He plopped his bag into the empty locker to the right. A familiar face was missing […]

Roster preview: Drew Storen

Age on Opening Day 2015: 27 How acquired: 1st round pick, 2009 draft 2015 salary: $5.7 million 2014 stats: 65 G, 56.1 IP, 44 H, 8 R, 7 ER, 2 HR, 11 BB, 46 K, 0.976 WHIP, 11 SV, 3 BS, 2-1, 1.12 ERA, 2.71 FIP, 0.9 WAR 2015 storyline: After a brilliant regular season…
CSN Washington Feb 7, 2015

Nationals roster preview: Drew Storen

Drew Storen was brilliant in the regular season before another shaky October. Which closer will the Nationals get in 2015?
Washington Post Feb 4, 2015

Nats Journal: Casey Janssen on signing with the Nationals, setting up for Drew Storen

Casey Janssen spent the past three seasons as Toronto’s closer, racking up 81 saves and a sterling 2.94 ERA. He still loves closing. “There’s no inning like the ninth inning,” he said. But as a Blue Jay all of his career — Toronto hasn’t reached the playoffs since 1993 — the 33-year-old has yet to pitch in the postseason. So when the Nationals reached out early in the offseason and stayed interested, Janssen was intrigued. They offered a chance to pitch late in the game — albeit as a set-up man to Drew Storen and back-up closer — and an opportunity to pitch in October and...

Casey Janssen on signing with the Nationals, setting up for Drew Storen

Casey Janssen spent the past three seasons as Toronto’s closer, racking up 81 saves and a sterling 2.94 ERA. He still loves closing. “There’s no inning like the ninth inning,” he said. But as a Blue Jay all of his career — Toronto hasn’t reached the playoffs since 1993 — the 33-year-old has yet to pitch in […]

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