Harper's health, Desmond, Zimmerman top topics for Nationals
maybe the best eighth-inning guy in the history of the game.'' Washington also traded Ross Detwiler and let Rafael Soriano leave. Drew Storen, who blew saves in the 2012 and 2014 playoffs, seems to be back as the closer, while former
Full Count: So long, Soriano ?
Brian Cashman didn't want Raphael Soriano . Yankees overpay to get the reliever. And now after a brilliant season Soriano could opt out of his three year 35 ..... the end of the season. to do that Soriano would have to forfeit his fourteento the second pick in 2002 draft. Brian Cashman didn't want Raphael Soriano . Yankees overpay to get the reliever. And now after a brilliant season Soriano could opt out of his three year 35 million dollar contract at the end of the season. -- to do that Soriano would have to forfeit his fourteen million dollar salary for 2013. And might not be a wise decision. Yankees would definitely make
What's left for Boras' top free agents?
handers Francisco Rodriguez and Rafael Soriano , Boras’ top remaining clients ..... older relievers - Rodriguez is 33, Soriano 35. And both faded in the closer ..... allowed – in his final 49 innings. Soriano , meanwhile, had a 0.97 ERA for the Nationals
Fantasy Baseball Impact: Dodgers' Jansen (foot) sidelined 8-12 weeks
innings pitched in 2014. The guy is a stud and now we have to wait to see what the Dodgers' do, which could mean Rafael Soriano or everybody's favorite, K-Rod, Francisco Rodriguez.
Morosi: Hot Stove Update
second. In the semifinals. on free agent closer Rafael Soriano hit that jackpot on Tuesday. After agreeing to a ..... when you look at the fact that again you mentioned Rafael Soriano now the highest single pitcher in all of baseballIndia's second. In the semifinals. -- -- -- on free agent closer Rafael Soriano hit that jackpot on Tuesday. After agreeing to a two year 28 million dollar deal with the Washington Nationals. -- I waswhen you look at the fact that again -- -- you mentioned Rafael Soriano now the highest single pitcher in all of baseball look at average annual value of contract and the second highest all time.
Nats blow 5-run lead; Soriano's closer job in jeopardy
WASHINGTON -- Rafael Soriano stood with hands on hips as the ball ..... situation that's suddenly in flux. Soriano has pitched poorly in recent weeks ..... said he would discuss the matter with Soriano on Saturday, but the manager went
Soriano out as Nationals go to closer by committee
over the next few days while struggling Rafael Soriano seeks to correct the flaws in his delivery. Soriano blew a three-run lead in the ninth inning ..... All-Star break, so Williams will give Soriano some time off to get back on track. Williams
Nationals keep Span, set LaRoche, Soriano free
declining options on first baseman Adam LaRoche and reliever Rafael Soriano , who become free agents. The club announced the moves ..... Washington instead chose to pay him a $2 million buyout. Soriano 's contract included a $14 million club option for
Checking in on the closer market
Francisco Rodriguez (44 saves), Rafael Soriano (32), and Casey Janssen (25 ..... the same with Papelbon. Neither Soriano nor Janssen remained in the closer ..... younger than Janssen, 33, or Soriano , 35. All of that suggests the
Monday's Sports In Brief
Washington was in the market for a late-inning arm after trading Tyler Clippard and Ross Detwiler and allowing Rafael Soriano to become a free agent. Drew Storen is expected to be the closer. NEW YORK (AP) - Hall of Famer Frank Robinson