We’re just days away from the start of baseball’s annual Winter Meetings, the time when we click on the burners and watch as the Hot Stove ignites, giving teams a chance to build their rosters for the upcoming season.
The Nationals are certainly no exception. After a third-place finish and an 80-81 record, fans are hoping 2012 will see the team take the next step, possibly earning their first postseason berth since moving to Washington.
There’s a lot of potential in our nation’s capital, but with that potential comes expectations. Just how big are those expectations? In case you missed it, MASNsports.com’s Byron Kerr and Pete Kerzel took to the camera Tuesday, where the duo took questions from you, the fans, and previewed the Nationals’ strategy in Dallas, the site of next week’s meetings.
They say everything’s bigger in Texas. We’ll find out just how big the Nationals’ wallets are in a few days. Giddyup.