Stephen Strasburg

tim-kelly
December 26, 2019 - 9:11 am
By just about any metric - WAR, ERA, FIP, Awards - Los Angeles Dodgers LHP Clayton Kershaw was the most dominant regular season pitcher of the 2010s. But while Kershaw won three National League Cy Young Awards and five ERA titles in the 2010s, the future Hall of Famer had legitimate and consistent...
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Report: Nationals among teams interested in Josh Donaldson
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The Fan News Desk
December 17, 2019 - 5:00 pm
If the Nationals can't land third baseman Josh Donaldson, their offseason might not be viewed as favorably after letting Anthony Rendon leave for Los Angeles.
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Stephen Strasburg said support from D.C. sports fans influenced his decision to re-sign with the Nationals.
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The Fan News Desk
December 17, 2019 - 3:01 pm
Clubhouse culture and family-like atmosphere around the Washington Nationals helped seal the deal to keep World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg in D.C.
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Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon is congratulated by shortstop Trea Turner.
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Ben Krimmel
December 12, 2019 - 8:45 am
The Washington Nationals lost a big piece of what made them World Series champions in 2019 and Trea Turner wasn't too happy about it.
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Anthony Rendon signs 7-year, $245 million deal with Angels
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Chris Lingebach
December 11, 2019 - 11:53 pm
Anthony Rendon signs a record deal with the Los Angeles Angels, reportedly agreeing to a seven-year, $245 million contract late Wednesday evening. Everything we know about Rendon's contract and what it means for his former team, the Washington Nationals.
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Nats should be aggressively pursuing 'Plan B' to Rendon
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The Fan News Desk
December 11, 2019 - 9:13 am
The Nats are exploring all options at third base in the event Rendon signs elsewhere. And for good reason. Chances of Strasburg successfully luring Rendon back to D.C. are slim to none, Rick Snider says.
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Nats GM: Strasburg 'decided to come back home'
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Chris Lingebach
December 10, 2019 - 2:48 pm
With the ink still drying on Strasburg's new deal, Mike Rizzo discusses how it all came together, and what it means for the Nats' future, in free agency and beyond. Updates on Rendon and Zimmerman contract talks.
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The Sports Junkies react to Strasburg signing
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The Fan News Desk
December 10, 2019 - 9:44 am
The Sports Junkies weigh the benefits and concerns of Strasburg’s monster deal to stay with the Nats.
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Nationals' Anthony Rendon hoists the Commissioners Trophy after winning World Series.
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Rick Snider
December 09, 2019 - 4:52 pm
Why not both? Re-signing Stephen Strasburg and Anthony Rendon should not be an either/or situation for the Nationals, Rick Snider writes.
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john-healy
December 09, 2019 - 3:54 pm
Stephen Strasburg was the first big name to strike a deal at the MLB Winter Meetings and it did not disappoint. The 31-year-old reigning World Series MVP is returning to the Washington Nationals on a reported seven-year, $245 million contract. It is the largest pitching contract ever, surpassing...
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