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Washington Nationals: Top five prospective minor league pitchers

Lucas Giolito With the 2015 season months away, there is plenty of time for the Washington Nationals to consider their minor league roster when looking for fresh players. The Nationals’ current pitching staff is top notch and any minor league player coming into this major league team has a lot to work towards. Here are the Washington Nationals current minor league standouts for...
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Why would the Nationals want to trade Jordan Zimmermann?

When the reports first surfaced that the Washington Nationals had put Jordan Zimmermann on the trade block, it just didn’t seem to make any sense. Why would the defending NL East champions move their ace just over a month after he completed his best season in the Majors? Well, according to SB Nation’s Chris Cotillo, there is talk around the league that the primary motivation...
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Jordan Zimmermann wants to stay with the Nationals

Photo cred: After the 2015 season, Nationals’ pitcher Jordan Zimmermann will enter his first year of free agency. Over the past few off-seasons, the Nationals and Zimmermann haven’t been able to come to terms to a long-term deal. Since the end of baseball’ season, Zimmermann has been the talk of the trade. Just last week, the Chicago Cubs were rumored to...
Via DC Sports-Kings
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Why the Nats should trade Jordan Zimmermann

The Washington Nationals are in an enviable position. The team won 96 games for the second time in three years before bowing out in the division series. They are a talented group, well-built with one of the best rotations in baseball plus a high-octane offense to match. They are certainly a World Series favorite for […]
Via Fangraphs
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Dissecting the Jordan Zimmermann to the Cubs trade rumors

Late Tuesday night, it appeared that we had our first big trade rumor of the offseason with the Cubs reportedly talking to the Nationals about acquiring pitcher Jordan Zimmermann. According to the Chicago Sun-Times‘ Gordon Wittenmyer, trade negotiations had progressed to the point that other names to include in the deal were being discussed, which seemed to indicate that this was...
Via The Outside Corner
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the Nationals trying to trade Jordan Zimmermann?

Are the Washington Nationals trading Jordan Zimmermann? The Chicago Sun-Times certainly thinks so. Multiple sources said Tuesday the Cubs are in talks with the Washington Nationals to acquire right-hander Jordan Zimmermannn, a two-time All-Star who has averaged 200 innings over the past three seasons. … Zimmermann, 28, would be a younger, potentially less-expensive alternative...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
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Cubs in talks with Nationals to acquire Jordan Zimmermann?

The Chicago Cubs are attempting to bring in Washington Nationals‘ starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann, according to Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times. Washington, like other teams, are looking for one of Chicago’s young fielders in return. That includes Starlin Castro, Javier Baez, Arismendy Alcantara and prospect Addison Russell.However, a source on Twitter are making...
Via On-Base Talk
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Report: Cubs in Talks with Nationals for Jordan Zimmermann

In what could potentially be the biggest trade that will happen this offseason, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting that the Chicago Cubs are in conversations with the Washington Nationals to acquire stud starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann.  One source said the teams have enough mutual interest that names have been discussed. Another said he expected the Cubs to complete the deal...
Via Sportsnaut
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chicago Cubs in Talks to Acquire All-Star Pitcher

Multiple sources told the Chicago Sun-Times’ Gordon Wittenmyer that the Cubs are actively engaged in talks to acquire Jordan Zimmermann from the Nationals, though without any mention of whom the Cubs might be giving up. Jordan Zimmermann: The All-Star Pitcher From the report: One source said the teams have enough mutual interest that names have been discussed. Another said he expected...
Via Sports Mockery
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Report: Cubs interested in trading for Jordan Zimmerman

The Chicago Cubs apparently aren’t going to wait around for Jon Lester to make a decision, or for the Phillies to lower their price on Cole Hamels – they’re going in on an elite pitcher right now. The team is reportedly discussing a deal that would result in them acquiring NL All-Star Jordan Zimmermann from the Washington Nationals. Via the Chicago Sun-Times… Multiple...
Via The Outside Corner
14 days ago  |  Discuss

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