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Report: Nationals not interested in trading Ian Desmond

According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, at least one team that inquired about Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond was told the club will not trade him. 109 more words

Athletics Send Recently-Acquired Yunel Escobar to Nationals for Tyler Clippard

Here’s hoping Yunel Escobar didn’t unpack, because the veteran shortstop is on the move once again.

Less than a week after getting traded from Tampa Bay to Oakland… 369 more words

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Clippard traded for Escobar

The Nationals announced that they’ve traded Tyler Clippard to the Oakland A’s for Yunel Escobar.

A shortstop with Oakland, Escobar is likely to play second base for the Nats. 336 more words

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Nationals acquire Yunel Escobar from the Athletics

Update #2 (7:48 PM EST): Ladson reports that Clippard is indeed involved in the trade, as Heyman suggested.

Update (7:35 PM EST): MLB.com’s William Ladson confirms… 159 more words

The Nationals are "not actively pursuing" a trade with the Rays for Ben Zobrist

The Rays reportedly have Ben Zobrist on the block and he would make sense for just about anybody, but especially for a team who has World Series aspirations like the Nationals. 162 more words

Where do things stand at second base?

The Nationals entered the offseason three months ago with one glaring roster hole: second base. Yet here they stand today, with pitchers and catchers due to report for spring training in a mere six weeks, and that one glaring hole hasn’t really been addressed. 501 more words

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More details on Dan Uggla's concussion symptoms

We learned last week that second baseman Dan Uggla played through the 2014 season with an undiagnosed concussion. Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe provided… 114 more words