Nationals Press Releases
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Washington Nationals announce mini plans for 2015 season
Beginning today, Washington Nationals fans will have the opportunity to choose between four exciting mini ticket plans to catch some of the hottest games of the 2015 season. This year's Mini Plans include:
Nationals exercise 2016 club option on Manager Matt Williams
The Washington Nationals exercised the 2016 club option on manager Matt Williams' contract on Saturday.
Washington Nationals Announce 2015 Promotional Schedule
Following today's completion of the "10 Days of Teddy" and the reveal of the final promotional item, the Washington Nationals released the 2015 season promotional schedule.
Nationals Announce 2015 Non-Roster Invitees
The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Heath Bell, right-handed pitcher Bruce Billings, right-handed pitcher Manny Delcarmen, right-handed pitcher Mitch Lively, right-handed pitcher Scott McGregor, right-handed pitcher Evan Meek, catcher Steve Lerud, infielder Emmanuel Burriss, first baseman Kila Ka'aihue, first baseman Clint Robinson, third baseman Ian Stewart, second baseman Dan Uggla and outfielder Mike Carp on Minor-League contracts with invitations to Major League Spring Training.
Nationals announce 2015 Spring Training broadcast schedule
Washington Nationals broadcast partners Mid-Atlantic Sports Network (MASN) and 106.7 The Fan will broadcast a total of 14 Nationals Spring Training matchups throughout the weeks leading up to the start of the 2015 regular season. The Nationals 2015 Grapefruit League schedule features seven games televised by MASN and a combined 10 games airing on 106.7 The Fan and partner station CBS Sports Radio 1580 AM. 106.7 The Fan will also offer regular reports from Florida throughout Nationals Spring Training.
Nationals agree to terms with RHP Casey Janssen
The Washington Nationals agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Casey Janssen on a one-year contract with a mutual option for 2016 on Monday.
Nationals agree to terms on 7-year contract with rhp Max Scherzer
The Washington Nationals agreed to terms with 2013 American League Cy Young Award winner right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer on a seven-year contract on Wednesday. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.
Catcher Wilson Ramos wins 2014 Tony Conigliaro Award
Catcher Wilson Ramos, who hit .267 with 11 home runs and 47 RBI in 88 regular season games for the Washington Nationals last season, has been voted the winner of the 25th annual Tony Conigliaro Award. This honor is presented to a major league player who has overcome adversity through the attributes of spirit, determination and courage that were trademarks of Tony C.
Nationals acquire INF Yunel Escobar from Oakland Athletics
The Washington Nationals acquired infielder Yunel Escobar from the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday in exchange for right-handed reliever Tyler Clippard. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement.