This is the January 17, 2013 news archive. View today's Nationals rumors and news.
After giving Rafael Soriano a $28 million, two-year contract filled with deferred payments to be their go-to guy in the ninth inning, the Washington Nationals figure they have three closers now.Share Tweet
Relief pitcher Drew Storen has agreed to a $2.5 million, one-year contract with the Washington Nationals, avoiding arbitration.Share Tweet
Rizzo pleased with Nats' return in Morse dealMLB.com Jan 17, 2013On Thursday, Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo discussed the players his club received in exchange for Michael Morse as part of a three-team deal.Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 17, 2013Reliever Joba Chamberlain and the New York Yankees have agreed to a one-year contract worth $1,875,000, avoiding salary arbitration.Share Tweetgrantland.com Jan 17, 2013The Mariners, A's, and Nationals pulled off a three-way trade, one that likely improves just one of the three teams this year, and potentially makes o...Share Tweet