Nationals released 1B Matt Stairs.
Nationals designated 1B Matt Stairs for assignment.
Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post thinks Matt Stairs could be released in order to free up a roster spot for the newly acquired Jonny Gomes.
Matt Stairs went 2-for-4 with a run and an RBI Tuesday in the Nationals' 11-5 setback to the Angels.
Matt Stairs will serve as the Nationals' designated hitter in their interleague matchup with the Orioles on Friday.
Nationals manager Jim Riggleman said Matt Stairs has a "good chance" of cracking the Opening Day roster.
Nationals signed OF Matt Stairs to a minor league contract.
Matt Stairs said Wednesday that he is hoping to play 1-2 more years.
Matt Stairs hit a pinch-hit homer in the Padres' loss to the Brewers on Saturday in Milwaukee.
Padres activated OF Matt Stairs from the 15-day disabled list.
Matt Stairs (knee) said that he feels "ready" to come off the disabled list.
Matt Stairs (knee) ran and hit before Monday's game at Petco Park.
Matt Stairs tested his right knee by taking early batting practice and running at full speed on Friday.
Matt Stairs (knee) has begun jogging, but he isn't close to being activated from the disabled list.