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Roster moves - 2022
« Topic Start: March 23, 2022, 05:11:24 PM »
https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2022/03/22/nationals-arbitration-juan-soto/

Nationals settle with 7 out of 8 arbitration-eligible players. Soto, in his 2nd of 4 arb years, gets $17.1 million, Bell gets $10 million in his last year of arb.  Robles is loan hold out: team is at $1.6 million, he's at $2.1 million.

4 players on the 40 man assigned to Rochester (Seth Romero, Lee, Antuna, Klobosits) while several other NRIs sent to minor league camp (Rutledge, J Rodriguez, Baldonado, Israel Pineda, Cluff, and Andrew Young - the infielder and not the pol).


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Re: Roster moves - 2022
« Reply #1: March 23, 2022, 05:24:15 PM »
Rizzo really, really hates Robles. He's done with him.

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Re: Roster moves - 2022
« Reply #2: March 23, 2022, 07:48:02 PM »
Rizzo really, really hates Robles. He's done with him.
I think so, or at least he thinks he needs to stop wasting tools. FWIW, mlbtr projected Robles to get $1.7 million, so it isn't like Rizzo lowballed him all that much.

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« Reply #3: March 24, 2022, 01:44:03 PM »
https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2022/03/22/nationals-arbitration-juan-soto/

Nationals settle with 7 out of 8 arbitration-eligible players. Soto, in his 2nd of 4 arb years, gets $17.1 million, Bell gets $10 million in his last year of arb.  Robles is loan hold out: team is at $1.6 million, he's at $2.1 million.

4 players on the 40 man assigned to Rochester (Seth Romero, Lee, Antuna, Klobosits) while several other NRIs sent to minor league camp (Rutledge, J Rodriguez, Baldonado, Israel Pineda, Cluff, and Andrew Young - the infielder and not the pol).



LONE my friend. You are giving Yale a bad rep:)

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Re: Roster moves - 2022
« Reply #4: March 24, 2022, 01:59:18 PM »
LONE my friend. You are giving Yale a bad rep:)

:lol:  My typos and misspellings are notorious.  Used to give Tom a field day.  I wish I could say they were just bad typing, but honestly I need to focus in order not to drop back to the spelling of more commonly used words.  I do this with to/too all the time. 

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Re: Roster moves - 2022
« Reply #5: March 24, 2022, 05:40:54 PM »
:lol:  My typos and misspellings are notorious.  Used to give Tom a field day.  I wish I could say they were just bad typing, but honestly I need to focus in order not to drop back to the spelling of more commonly used words.  I do this with to/too all the time. 

Shows the benefit of a solid education in DC and PG County public schools. And we learned grammar by diagramming sentences for two years.

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« Reply #6: March 24, 2022, 05:47:31 PM »
Shows the benefit of a solid education in DC and PG County public schools. And we learned grammar by diagramming sentences for two years.
check out my signature line if you want another example of an incorrect word choice

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Re: Spring Training 2022
« Reply #7: March 28, 2022, 08:29:32 PM »
More cuts:

OPTIONED
●  IF Luis García
●  IF Lucius Fox
●  RHP Gerardo Carrillo

REASSIGNED TO MINOR-LEAGUE CAMP
●  UT Jake Noll
●  UT Richard Ureña
●  UT Adrián Sanchez
●  C Taylor Gushue
●  RHP Reed Garrett
●  RHP Erasmo Ramírez

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« Reply #8: March 28, 2022, 10:17:48 PM »
More cuts:

OPTIONED
●  IF Luis García
●  IF Lucius Fox
●  RHP Gerardo Carrillo

REASSIGNED TO MINOR-LEAGUE CAMP
●  UT Jake Noll
●  UT Richard Ureña
●  UT Adrián Sanchez
●  C Taylor Gushue
●  RHP Reed Garrett
●  RHP Erasmo Ramírez

The Post article explaining: https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2022/03/28/nationals-luis-garcia-roster-cut/

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Re: Re: Spring Training 2022
« Reply #9: March 28, 2022, 11:26:10 PM »
The Post article explaining: https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/2022/03/28/nationals-luis-garcia-roster-cut/

seemed they were always intent on having him start in Rochester, and the shortened camp did him no favors.

Cavalli gets at least one more start.

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Re: Re: Spring Training 2022
« Reply #10: March 29, 2022, 09:39:58 AM »
I wonder if Adams is a lock.  They may want him sent down to AAA to catch and also to learn other positions when he isn't.  Barrera is still up. 

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« Reply #11: March 29, 2022, 09:55:02 AM »
I wonder if Adams is a lock.  They may want him sent down to AAA to catch and also to learn other positions when he isn't.  Barrera is still up. 
I think he has to be. I bet they carry 3 catchers with Ruiz and Adams getting burn at spots other than backstop.

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« Reply #12: March 29, 2022, 10:38:39 AM »
I think he has to be. I bet they carry 3 catchers with Ruiz and Adams getting burn at spots other than backstop.

Ruiz and Adams both need at bats, but they both also need work behind the plate.  I don't see why you'd want a third catcher soaking up playing time back there.  Like JCA, I wouldn't be shocked to see Adams go to AAA with Barrera as the backup at least for a month or two so Adams can catch every day. 

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Re: Roster moves - 2022
« Reply #15: April 02, 2022, 04:16:57 PM »
also Heyman reports Cavalli sent down.

Stevenson already cleared waivers and has 48 hours to decide on whether to accept assignment.  I guess this opens a spot on the 40 man too. 

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« Reply #16: April 02, 2022, 05:25:21 PM »
also Heyman reports Cavalli sent down.

Stevenson already cleared waivers and has 48 hours to decide on whether to accept assignment.  I guess this opens a spot on the 40 man too. 

Yep, which is likely going to Gordon-Strange.

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Re: Roster moves - 2022
« Reply #17: April 02, 2022, 05:27:31 PM »
Sent to ML camp:
RHP Cade Cavalli
RHP Tyler Clippard
RHP Carl Edwards Jr.
LHP Jace Fry
C Chris Herrmann

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Re: Roster moves - 2022
« Reply #18: April 02, 2022, 07:50:50 PM »

Complete list of roster moves, plus some on the injuries. Includes Fedde, Kieboom, Seth Romero, Ross expected returns.

https://www.mlb.com/nationals/news/nationals-injuries-and-roster-moves

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« Reply #19: April 03, 2022, 05:42:42 PM »
Complete list of roster moves, plus some on the injuries. Includes Fedde, Kieboom, Seth Romero, Ross expected returns.

https://www.mlb.com/nationals/news/nationals-injuries-and-roster-moves

So it looks like Stevenson accepted assignment to Rochester.

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Re: Roster moves - 2022
« Reply #20: April 03, 2022, 09:59:59 PM »
Parra and Barrera went to minor league camp.

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Re: Roster moves - 2022
« Reply #21: April 04, 2022, 09:54:21 AM »
Parra and Barrera went to minor league camp.
hmmmm.  So that means Yadi and Strange-Gordon are the backup OFs.  I guess Yadi to left and Thomas to CF or RF if Robles or Soto are not playing.  The extra April roster slots will go to bullpen candidates.  My guess is that the Nats regularly do bullpen games behind Corbin and Gray.  Fedde, Espino, and Rogers are the nominal starters.  If they get 4 innings out of those 3 they will be happy. 

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« Reply #22: April 04, 2022, 10:12:31 AM »
Someone here will be happy Yadi made the team. He is a good hitter so should get his share of regular playing time. Strange-Gordon will not keep up the hitting based on his track record. How is his defense in the OF?  I suppose he could also still play 2B?

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« Reply #23: April 04, 2022, 10:17:25 AM »
Fedde missed his last start so he is not a sure thing. The rotation is a mess although I think you will see lots of that in MLB this year. Short training camp after a full season which came after an abbreviated one.

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« Reply #24: April 04, 2022, 10:20:39 AM »
Someone here will be happy Yadi made the team. He is a good hitter so should get his share of regular playing time. Strange-Gordon will not keep up the hitting based on his track record. How is his defense in the OF?  I suppose he could also still play 2B?
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Hopefully he earns another switch