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Nationals comfortable with second-base situationMLB.com Updated Dec 3, 2013Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said Tuesday that he feels "comfortable" with the club's situation at second base, even after dealing away one of his options at the position, backup infielder Steve Lombardozzi.Share Tweet
Nationals, Ohlendorf agree on one-year dealThe Nationals have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with Ross Ohlendorf, thus avoiding salary arbitration, the team announced on Monday. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.Share TweetDoug Fister helped give the Tigers' rotation a strong top four last season, and now it appears he will do the same for the Nationals in 2014. The Nationals acquired the veteran right-hander from the Tigers on Monday night in exchange for left-handers Ia…Share Tweet
Hot Stove roundup: Nats, A's land pitchers in tradesThe Nationals had been quiet this offseason -- until Monday, when Washington pulled off a trade with Detroit for veteran right-hander Doug Fister. The A's added closer Jim Johnson in a deal with the Orioles.Share Tweet