#The Washington Nationals

Mets lose right-hander to division rival

Trevor Williams is packing his bags. But he’s not going very far. That’s because the New York Mets free-agent pitcher is landing with the Washington Nationals. MASN’s Mark Zuckerman reports “The Nationals are signing RHP Trevor Williams to a 2-year deal. 30-year-old bounced between rotation and bullpen this season with Mets, posting a 3.21 ERA and 1.227 WHIP across 89.2 IP. Could wind up as Nats’ No. 5 starter or long reliever.”
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Could sale of Washington Nationals fall through?

The Washington Nationals have been negotiating a potential sale of their franchise to billionaire Ted Leonsis, but there appears to be at least one significant obstacle standing in the way of a deal. It was revealed earlier this year that the Lerner family is looking to sell the Nats. The...
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Phillies make Turner signing official, reveal jersey number

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- Trea Turner is officially a Philadelphia Phillie for the next 11 years. The Phillies on Thursday morning announced Turner's 11-year, $300 million contract."We just pictured ourselves here. I pictured myself in this uniform. [My wife] pictured living here and having family come and visit. We pictured playing with Bryce [Harper] and [Kyle] Schwarber and a lot of those guys on the team now, Kevin Long," Turner said. "It just seemed like a lot of things added up and pointed us in this direction. We were excited about it."Turner will wear No. 7 with the Phillies.The 29-year-old wore...
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Trea Turner explains why he chose the Phillies

Introduced officially by the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday, two-time All-Star shortstop Trea Turner explained to reporters why he chose the City of Brotherly Love. Turner told reporters that once free agency began, he and his family searched for a long-term partnership, which they found in Philadelphia. "We were all in....

Washington Nationals Sign RHP Trevor Williams

The Washington Nationals have finally struck in the pitching department this free agency period, signing former New York Mets’ RHP Trevor Williams to a two year, $13 Million dollar deal, per Mark Zuckerman of MASN Sports. It is the first time the Nationals have given out a multi-year contract to a free agent since Will Harris signed a 3 year deal with the club prior to the 2020 season.

Report: Nationals sign Trevor Williams to 2-year, $13M deal

The Washington Nationals added some rotation depth Friday, agreeing to a two-year, $13-million deal with right-hander Trevor Williams, a source told The Athletic's Stephen J. Nesbitt. Williams, 30, spent the past one-and-a-half seasons with the New York Mets. He logged 89 2/3 innings in 2022, recording a 3.21 ERA and...

Mets lose Trevor Williams to the Nationals

The New York Mets just lost a key, underrated asset to their 2022 success in free agency. Reports are confirming that right-hander Trevor Williams is signing with the Washington Nationals. The contract length is two years and worth $13 million. Williams was immensely valuable to the Mets a season ago...

Trevor Williams adds pitching flexibility to the Nats roster!

“Many times, teams set the framework for a deal at the Winter Meetings, and will wrap deals up shortly” afterwards which is what we wrote during the Winter Meetings. It looks like general manager Mike Rizzo got a pitcher to take the Washington Nationals’ money. That acquisition is Trevor Williams who has been a starter as well as a bullpen arm. The interesting part was that there were whispers we got that Williams was talking with Rizzo. So we got a quote two days ago that seemed timely, but as he said, he wouldn’t kiss and tell (wink, wink).

3 Teams More Deserving Of The No. 1 Pick Than The Pirates

More likely than not, baseball fans awoke on Wednesday to the news that the No. 1 overall pick in the 2023 MLB Draft has been awarded to the Pittsburgh Pirates, with the Washington Nationals, Detroit Tigers, Texas Rangers, Minnesota Twins and Oakland A’s rounding out the Top 6 picks.

Kevin Durant clears air on ‘not caring’ about Aaron Judge re-signing with Yankees

Thousands of New Yorkers were overjoyed at the news that Aaron Judge was sticking with the Yankees. Kevin Durant was not one of those people. The Brooklyn Nets star was asked about the Yankees securing Aaron Judge’s services with a nine-year, $360 million contract after their team’s win over the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night. Safe to say he had other things on his mind.
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How Thad Ward could fit in to the Nationals’ bullpen

SAN DIEGO — When the Washington Nationals selected Thad Ward with the first pick of the Rule 5 Draft on Wednesday, the choice fulfilled Manager Dave Martinez’s preference of a pitcher over a position player. A young pitcher was more likely to make an immediate impact for Washington....
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Nationals, pitcher Trevor Williams agree to two-year, $13 million deal

The Washington Nationals and righty Trevor Williams have agreed to a two-year deal, according to two people familiar with the situation, giving Washington a much-needed pitcher who could start or eat innings out of the bullpen. The contract is for $13 million. As of Friday morning, it was still pending a physical, though that is typically a formality once this stage of negotiations is reached.

AP source: Righty Trevor Williams, Nats agree on 2-year deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trevor Williams and the Washington Nationals have agreed to a two-year contract, according to a person familiar with the deal. The agreement was confirmed to The Associated Press on Friday by a person speaking on condition of anonymity because nothing had been announced yet. The free agent deal gives the rebuilding club a right-handed pitcher with experience as a starter and reliever. He played for the New York Mets last season and went 3-5 with a 3.21 ERA and one save in 30 appearances. The 30-year-old has played for three clubs across seven seasons, posting a 4.27 ERA with a record of 38-44.
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The Lerners’ real estate skills don’t translate to baseball

Barry Svrluga rightly suggested in his Dec. 6 Sports column, “Another longtime Nationals star gets a big deal elsewhere. When will it end?,” that at some point it’s just too much for fans of the Washington Nationals to see all of their best former players in starring roles playing for the team’s competitors.