Author Topic: 2012/13 Offseason Discussion Thread  (Read 75750 times)

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Re: 2012/13 Offseason Discussion Thread
« Reply #3100: January 03, 2013, 02:03:01 PM »
Nats scouting Javier Vazquez

I'd bet we're a longshot to get him, the article says the Nats want to offer a minor league contract with an out-date if he isn't added to the major league roster.  I imagine there are more than a few teams, including the Marlins, that would give him a 1 year major league deal and offer him a shot at a rotation spot.

Matt Diaz's deal with the NYY is for $1.2MM but is a minor league contract.  If Vasquez would sign a minor league contract with us, this team has shown a willingness to go up to $5MM for rotation insurance in the minors.