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Nationals acquire right-handed pitcher Ryne Harper

The Washington Nationals acquired right-handed pitcher Ryne Harper from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for right-handed pitcher Hunter McMahon on Wednesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Harper, 30, went 4-2 with one save and a 3.81 ERA in his first Major League season in 2019. He struck out 50 batters and issued 10 walks in 61 appearances

Orioles announce spring training non-roster invitees

The Orioles today announced that they have invited 23 non-roster players to Major League Spring Training in Sarasota, Fla. The list includes six left-handed pitchers, six right-handed pitchers, four catchers, five infielders, and two outfielders. A complete list of the Orioles’ non-roster invitees for 2020 Spring Training is below: PITCHERS (12) RHP Cristian Alvarado LHP Ty Blach LHP Hunter Cervenka RHP Marcos Diplán RHP Tom

Nationals agree to terms with first baseman Ryan Zimmerman

The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with first baseman Ryan Zimmerman on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Zimmerman, 35, returns to Washington after hitting .257 with nine doubles, six homers, 27 RBI, 17 walks and 20 runs scored in 52 games for the Nationals in 2019. He battled plantar fasciitis in his

Orioles announce Birdland Caravan to be held February 7-9

The Orioles today announced that the club’s “Birdland Caravan,” a three-day winter tour, will take place from Friday, February 7, through Sunday, February 9, at multiple locations throughout the region. The weekend-long celebration of baseball will include meet-and-greets and happy hours with current and former Orioles players, top prospects, broadcasters, members of the front office, and the Oriole Bird. The tour will also feature a

Nationals invite candidates to apply for 2020 seasonal hiring event

The Washington Nationals are in search of enthusiastic, customer-focused, part-time gameday staff to join the World Series champions for the 2020 season. Each year, the Nationals openly recruit new, qualified candidates to join their Guest Experience, 50/50 Ticket Sales, Retail, and Event Security teams. Interested candidates are invited to apply online HERE by February 14. If a candidate is qualified, they will be contacted with

Nationals agree to terms with right-handed pitcher Daniel Hudson

The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a two-year contract with right-handed pitcher Daniel Hudson on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Hudson, 32, returns to Washington after going 3-0 with six saves and a 1.44 ERA in 24 games for the Nationals in 2019. He recorded the final out of Washington’s World Series Championship run, striking

Nationals agree to terms with infielder Asdrúbal Cabrera and first baseman Eric Thames

The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with infielder Asdrúbal Cabrera and a one-year contract with a mutual option for 2021 with first baseman Eric Thames on Wednesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Cabrera, 34, returns to Washington where he hit .323 with 10 doubles, one triple, six home runs, 40 RBI, 19

Orioles spring training tickets on sale Saturday, Jan. 11 at 11 a.m.

Individual tickets for all 17 of the Orioles’ 2020 Spring Training games at Ed Smith Stadium will go on sale Saturday, January 11, at 10:00 a.m. ET. It is recommended that fans purchase tickets online at Orioles.com/Spring. The Orioles will offer a special online 36-hour presale from Thursday, January 9, at 10:00 a.m. to Friday, January, 10 at 10:00 p.m. to fans subscribing to the

Orioles sign infielder José Iglesias

The Orioles today announced that they have signed INF José Iglesias to a one-year contract for the 2020 season, with a club option for 2021. Iglesias, 30, appeared in 146 games for the Cincinnati Reds last season, making 136 starts at shortstop. He hit .288/.318/.407 (145-for-504) with a career-high 11 home runs, 62 runs scored, and 59 RBI. Iglesias recorded an average of 7.57 PA/K

Nationals agree to terms with infielder Starlin Castro

The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a two-year contract with infielder Starlin Castro on Tuesday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Castro, 29, joins the Nationals after setting career marks with 22 home runs and 86 RBI with the Miami Marlins in 2019. He hit .270 with 31 doubles, four triples, 28 walks, 68 runs scored, a

Nationals agree to terms with right-hander Will Harris

The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a three-year contract with right-handed pitcher Will Harris on Friday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Harris, 35, joins the Nationals after going 4-1 with four saves and a 1.50 ERA in 68 games for the Houston Astros in 2019. He struck out 62 batters, walked 14 and posted a .196

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