Nationals Press Releases
Friday, January 30, 2015
Nationals agree to terms on 7-year contract with rhp Max Scherzer
The Washington Nationals agreed to terms with 2013 American League Cy Young Award winner right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer on a seven-year contract on Wednesday. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.
Catcher Wilson Ramos wins 2014 Tony Conigliaro Award
Catcher Wilson Ramos, who hit .267 with 11 home runs and 47 RBI in 88 regular season games for the Washington Nationals last season, has been voted the winner of the 25th annual Tony Conigliaro Award. This honor is presented to a major league player who has overcome adversity through the attributes of spirit, determination and courage that were trademarks of Tony C.
Nationals acquire INF Yunel Escobar from Oakland Athletics
The Washington Nationals acquired infielder Yunel Escobar from the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday in exchange for right-handed reliever Tyler Clippard. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.
Nationals acquire C Dan Butler
The Washington Nationals acquired catcher Dan Butler from the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday, in exchange for left-handed pitcher Danny Rosenbaum. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.
Nationals announce 2015 Minor League staff
The Washington Nationals today named their Minor League managers, coaches and coordinators for the 2015 season.