The Nationals are more likely to go with someone experienced this time, perhaps someone like Bud Black.
What will the Nationals do to sort out their mess, A look around MLB job openings, World Series hopes and news from around Major League Baseball.
... if the Nationals get rid of Papelbon, which seems unlikely, even in the wake of him starting a fight with Bryce Harper.
For this week's "Dumb" column, we'll discuss the Nationals' dust-up and much more.
The Nationals will need to clean up their mess.
The Nationals had World Series aspirations, but they are eliminated before October. Let's take a look both backward and forward.
Impending free-agent Jeff Samardzija should still find an acceptable deal after his down season. Here's a look at his year, as well as 24 other soon-to-be free agents. Plus, more MLB notes.
Nationals reliever Drew Storen -- along with his teammates -- has had a terrible August and September. Now his season is likely over.
The Mets remain the toast of the town in New York, but what does the future hold for stars Matt Harvey and Yoenis Cespedes? Plus more news from around MLB.
Cespedes's late two-run deep makes the difference in a 5-3 Mets victory, though Harper homers twice and drives in three for Nats.

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