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Rotoworld Feb 20, 2017

Kelley, Treinen, Glover vying for Nats closer - Shawn Kelley (R) Washington Nationals

Nationals GM Mike Rizzo told MLB Network Radio on Monday that Shawn Kelley, Blake Treinen, and Koda Glover are competing to be the team's closer.
Outside Pitch Feb 19, 2017

Washington Nationals bullpen prediction for Opening Day 2017

The first spring workouts got underway last week. Soon enough, Spring training games will begin. Opening Day is several weeks away, but the Washington Nationals bullpen remains a mysterious one. Barring injury, there are several obvious names who should take up roster spots. Closer candidates Shawn Kelley and Blake Treinen are not going anywhere. Likely, […] The post Washington Nationals bullpen prediction for Opening Day 2017 appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
MLB Daily Dish Feb 7, 2017
Nationals and White Sox are discussing David Robertson

Nationals and White Sox are discussing David Robertson

It’s a deal that would make a ton of sense for both sides, as long as the Nats have the prospects to pull it off. The White Sox and Nationals are still discussing a deal that would send closer David Robertson to the nation’s capital, according to Ken Rosenthal. This would fulfill the Nats’ desire to have a proven save-getter in the ninth inning, while moving the excellent Shawn Kelley back to a more flexible setup role. Robertson was one of the most dominant setup men in baseball from 2011-2013, striking out 258 batters in 193.2 innings, with a 1.91 ERA. After Mariano Rivera’s...
Outside Pitch Feb 1, 2017

Washington Nationals’ closer Shawn Kelley must master control

Washington Nationals’ closer Shawn Kelley will pitch in 2017 with a lot more pressure than he has before. The eight-year veteran is likely to begin the year as the man ready to shut the door in the ninth inning. In order to succeed as the closer, Kelly will need to master his control. Kelly did […] The post Washington Nationals’ closer Shawn Kelley must master control appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.

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