Washington Nationals

Baker getting good early impression of Nats
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Dusty Baker has been in D.C. for a couple of days, and he is already impressed by the Nationals fans at Winterfest. They are positive and excited about the 2016 team, according to him.

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Papelbon reportedly updates no-trade list
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Nationals reliever Jonathan Papelbon has reportedly updated his no-trade list for the 2016 season, according to ESPN.com’s Jerry Crasnick.

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Nats' Barrett recovering from ankle surgery
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Nationals right-hander Aaron Barrett isn’t just recovering from Tommy John surgery. He revealed at Winterfest on Sunday that he had bone chip and spurs removed from his left ankle on Dec. 3. Barrett was using a motorized scooter to get around the festivities.

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Source: Nats moving closer to Phillips deal
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A baseball source said there is an “85 to 90 percent” chance that Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips will waive his no-trade protection and become a member of the Nationals. However, The Washington Post reported that as of Friday night the Nationals and Reds had made no progress because Phillips had not yet agreed to […]

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Nats sign southpaw Laffey to Minors deal
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The Nationals have signed left-hander Aaron Laffey to a Minor League deal with an invitation to Major League Spring Training, the team announced on Friday.

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Ramos wants to give Nats more on offense
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After enduring three straight injury-marred seasons, Wilson Ramos’ primary goal in 2015 was to stay on the field and off the disabled list. In that sense, it was mission accomplished for the Nationals’ starting catcher.

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Harper aims to build on MVP campaign
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Even though he won the 2015 National League Most Valuable Player Award, Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper wants to improve in all aspects of his game going forward.

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Turner in line to start 2016 in Nats' infield
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Over the course of a roller-coaster 2015, Trea Turner played for four teams in two organizations, making his Major League debut for the Nationals in August, barely a year after the Padres drafted him with the 13th overall pick.

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Source awakens Nats fans: Will BP be 2B?
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It appears that Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips could be close to becoming a member of the Nationals.

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Nats ink Dykstra, two righties to Minors deals
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The Nationals signed infielder/outfielder Cutter Dykstra and right-handers Tim Alderson and Stephen Shackleford to Minor League deals, according to a baseball source.

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Nats announce Major League coaching staff
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The Nationals have finalized new manager Dusty Baker’s coaching staff for the 2016 season.

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Nationals sign reliever Petit to 1-year deal
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The Nationals agreed to a one-year contract with a conditional option for a second year with right-hander Yusmeiro Petit on Monday.

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