3:30 PM EST, Fri February 12, 2016
Washington Post 3 hours ago

Forget $400 million. Bryce Harper should be worth more than $600 million.

It is going to be expensive for the Washington Nationals to lock up their young superstar, Bryce Harper, after a breakout season made him the youngest unanimous most valuable player in baseball history. Harper will make $5 million in 2016, is eligible for arbitration beginning in 2017 and doesn’t become a free agent until 2019.Read full article >>

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Out of the Park: MVPs take in the Super Bowl with baseball returning in a week

Out of the Park: Bryce Harper takes in the Super Bowl with another MVP
CSN Washington 16 hours ago

Bryce Harper on potential for $400M contract: 'Don't sell me short'

Bryce Harper doesn't like the sound of a $400 million contract. He wants a lot more than that, apparently.
CSN Washington 17 hours ago

Why does free agent Ian Desmond still remain unsigned?

Ian Desmond still does not have a contract. Here is another theory why he is not garnering much interest.
Washington Post 21 hours ago

Nats Journal: Nationals farm system ranked highly by Baseball America

The Nationals’ farm system climbed to a ranking of No. 5 by prospect bible Baseball America, marking a steady improvement with key additions and the continued development of young players.The Nationals were the top farm system in 2012 but dropped to No. 16 in 2013 and No. 21 in 2014. But last year, the Nationals jumped to 12th thanks to the additions shortstop Trea Turner and starter Joe Ross in a trade. The development of pitchers Lucas Giolito, Erick Fedde and Austin Voth; the breakout season of outfielder Victor Robles; and the addition of Andrew Stevenson in last year’s draft...
CSN Washington 22 hours ago

Nationals to give out Bryce Harper Chia Pets in 2016

The Jayson Werth Chia Pet giveaway of 2015 was apparently so successful that the Nationals plan to do the same for Bryce Harper in 2016.
CSN Washington 23 hours ago

2016 Nats roster outlook: Is Gott ready for a late-innings role?

Trevor Gott joins the Nationals' bullpen with an electric fastball, but is he ready for a significant role at just 23 years old?
Washington Post Feb 11, 2016

DC Sports Bog: Nats are giving away Bryce Harper Chia Pets. Good luck growing them.

The Nationals revealed on Thursday that they will give away Bryce Harper Chia Pets on July 5, marking the second consecutive year that a bearded Nationals player will get the Chia treatment.Last season, the first 20,000 fans through the gates at Nationals Park on Aug. 5 received Chia Jayson Werths.Read full article >>

#TBT: Max Scherzer strikes out 16 in dominant performance

#TBT: Max Scherzer strikes out 16 in perhaps his most dominant performance
CSN Washington Feb 10, 2016

2016 Nats roster outlook: Shawn Kelley adds needed depth to bullpen

The newly-signed Shawn Kelley is an experienced and versatile reliever who could help fix the Nats' bullpen woes from 2015.
MASN Sports Feb 10, 2016

Nats prospect watch: Drew Ward - Byron Kerr

Nats prospect watch: Drew Ward maintaining a consistent approach at the plate
Washington Post Feb 10, 2016

Nats Journal: Jordan Zimmermann and Ian Desmond made Nationals history this winter

Jordan Zimmermann and Ian Desmond made history this offseason, simply by being the first homegrown Nationals to reach free agency with Washington. (Although Desmond, drafted in 2004 by Montreal, arguably needs a small asterisk).Read full article >>
Washington Post Feb 10, 2016

DC Sports Bog: The Nats’ 2016 promotional schedule is coming. There will be bobbleheads.

Leading up to the release of their full promotional schedule on Friday, the Nationals are revealing a few of their giveaways for the 2016 season on Twitter over the next three days. Fans who retweet the announcements will be entered in a sweepstakes to win one of nine Nationals branded grills, which, unfortunately, will not be one of the freebies at the gates for fans this summer. Maybe next year.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Feb 10, 2016

2016 MLB roster outlook: Kansas City Royals

The Royals have kept most of their core players from last year's championship squad. Will they be able to defend their title?
CSN Washington Feb 9, 2016

2016 Nats roster outlook: Will Michael Taylor become an everyday outfielder?

Michael Taylor got his first extended chance to play last season, but will start 2016 on the bench as the Nats' fourth outfielder.

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    Nationals' Bryce Harper hints at what it will cost Yankees to sign him

  • 1 Jayson Werth

    Jayson Werth

    Nationals to give out Bryce Harper Chia Pets in 2016

  • 1 Jonathan Papelbon

    Jonathan Papelbon

    Some Thoughts On Papelbon

  • 1 Trea Turner

    Trea Turner

    Nats Journal: Nationals farm system ranked highly by Baseball America

  • 1 Trevor Gott

    Trevor Gott

    2016 Nats roster outlook: Is Gott ready for a late-innings role?

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