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Washington Post Feb 3, 2016

Nats Journal: On rotational depth and where to find it

Jordan Zimmermann is a Detroit Tiger now, and Doug Fister is a Houston Astro. That leaves Max Scherzer, Stephen Strasburg, Gio Gonzalez, Tanner Roark and Joe Ross as the 2016 Nationals rotation, one with less room for injuries or underperformance than last year’s depth could endure. Read full article >>
CSN Washington Feb 1, 2016

2016 Nats roster outlook: Max Scherzer more important in Year 2

Max Scherzer put up some of the best numbers of his career in 2015 and now he looks to build off that in his second season with the Nats.
Washington Post Jan 20, 2016

Nats Journal: Could Yoenis Cespedes end up in DC?

The baseball world learned around this time last year never to sleep on Mike Rizzo and the Washington Nationals. They had all five starters returning from the best statistical rotation in baseball, and already had their largest payroll ever. Then a “mystery team” jumped in on the pursuit of Max Scherzer, according to reports. A few hours later, the best free agent pitcher available had signed the biggest free agent contract in Nationals’ history.Read full article >>
McCovey Chronicles Jan 9, 2016

How much did the Giants improve with their three biggest moves?

We'll use stats and forecasts, which are never misleading. The Giants sure spent a lot of money this offseason. One of the more tiresome complaints about the team in the last few years was that they were cheap. It's not cheap to pay Matt Cain gobs of money instead of Max Scherzer; it's just a different way to allocate financial resources. This year, though, they sure set fire to that bad argument. Sure, the Giants are going to make a lot of that money back with their adorable Spangolin hats ... ... but you still have to be impressed with how aggressively they approached this...

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