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Davey Martinez; Mike Rizzo Receive Contract Extensions

Nationals field manager Davey Martinez and General Manager Mike Rizzo have received contract extensions from the Nationals, Martinez’s is a 2-year extension, and while Rizzo’s is still being tweaked, he is expected to accept and be extended through 2025-26. Expectations were low for the 2023 Washington Nationals, as fans and sports betters expected the club […]

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Candelario, Finnegan Receiving Heavy Trade Interest

Third Baseman Jeimer Candelario and right-handed reliever Kyle Finnegan have received the most trade interest as the Tuesday deadline approaches. Mike Rizzo spoke with SiriusXM about these two players and has almost solidified the chances of Finnegan and Candelario being shipped off. Mike Rizzo stated that the Nationals have received interest and phone calls from […]

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BREAKING: Nationals Sign Keibert Ruiz to an 8-Year, $50 Million Extension

Extending a young position player that’s something the Nationals are not used to, and it may come as a surprise as the Nationals had a successful run between 2012-19 without extending a significant position player during that time. They’ve seen the Atlanta Braves, a divisional rival, lock up a majority of their young core for […]

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Can Patrick Corbin Regain 2019 Form?

The Washington Nationals have been one of the worst teams in the major leagues following their World Series win in 2019. Patrick Corbin was integral to their success that season but has since been one of the least efficient pitchers in baseball. His performance in Game 7 versus Houston will not be forgotten in D.C. […]

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Alex Colomé is a Good Potential Bounceback Candidate for the Nationals

With the Lerner family exploring a potential sale and the Nationals still in the early stages of the rebuild, Mike Rizzo has had to operate throughout the free-agent market with a limited budget. They’ve targeted veterans on the market who could serve as steady placeholders until top prospects graduate from the minors. The hope also […]

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