Category Archives: CONTRACTS

Werth Press Conference Reveals No-Trade Clause

"I’ve been in the post-season a lot the last few years, and that’s what it’s all about.  That’s what you play for."
""You finally get to free agency, you have a chance to do something special for yourself and for your family. There’s a lot of things that go into it."
–Jayson Werth, at his introductory press conference.

(D.Nichols/Nats News Network)
The obligatory handshakes and jersey Continue reading

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GAME 154 REVIEW: Dunn Drives in Five to Chants of "Sign Adam Dunn"

"You’ve got to treat it like its our playoffs." — Adam Dunn, on beating the suddenly struggling Braves
THE RESULT:  The chants started after the first home run, just a few in the upper deck behind home plate.  After the second homer, they grew louder and spread to different parts of the park.
The cheers came to a cresendo after the two-run single in the sixth.
"It’s really good to feel wanted. Continue reading

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The Adam Dunn Conundrum: Forget Defense, It’s About the Money

Adam Dunn’s contract status is the biggest decision heading into off-season for Mike Rizzo and the Washington Nationals. (Photo by C.Nichols/Nats News Network)

Let’s get one thing straight shall we fair readers?
Whether or not the Washington Nationals re-sign Adam Dunn has almost nothing to do with his defensive ability, contrary to what anyone at The Washington Post — whether it’s Thomas Continue reading

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