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Federal Baseball Apr 10, 2017
Wire Taps: Nationals' young relievers struggle; Adam Eaton makes case to hit second; Joe Nathan back on minor-league deal

Wire Taps: Nationals' young relievers struggle; Adam Eaton makes case to hit second; Joe Nathan back on minor-league deal

Catch up on the weekend that was in Washington Nationals news before the start of this week's three-game set with the St. Louis Cardinals... Well, that was a rough weekend. On the bright side, it's no longer that weekend, and now the Nats get to play three with the St. Louis Cardinals, who have never ever caused them any problems. Here's what's new at Nats Park. Young relievers struggling in Nats' bullpenOutside of Opening Day, the young season has not been kind to the Nats' young arms. Nationals bring back Joe Nathan on minor league dealThe Nats cut Joe Nathan from the squad in late March,...
Federal Baseball Apr 9, 2017
Washington Nationals reportedly re-sign reliever Joe Nathan to minor league deal

Washington Nationals reportedly re-sign reliever Joe Nathan to minor league deal

After failing to make the club out of Spring Training, veteran reliever Joe Nathan is back in the Washington Nationals’ organization. The Washington Nationals’ bullpen has struggled early in the 2017 campaign, but the team added to its minor league depth by signing 42-year-old Joe Nathan to a minor-league contract, according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports (among others). Nathan spent this past spring with the club, compiling a 3.86 ERA in 12 appearances before opting out of his deal with the team at the end of March. While he failed to make the Opening Day roster, Nathan will have the...
MLB Trade Rumors Apr 9, 2017

Nationals To Re-Sign Joe Nathan To Minors Deal

The Nationals are re-signing reliever Joe Nathan to a minor league deal, reports FanRag’s Jon Heyman (Twitter link). Nathan opted out of his previous minors contract with the Nationals on March 27, but he was then unable to land a major league pact elsewhere.
KFFL Apr 9, 2017

Nationals | Joe Nathan returning to Washington

Free-agent RHP Joe Nathan (Nationals) will sign a minor league contract with the Washington Nationals.

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