Nationals declined their $3 million option on RHP Yusmeiro Petit.
Yusmeiro Petit allowed three runs over six innings in his emergency start Monday against the Dodgers.
Yusmeiro Petit pitched a scoreless ninth in a two-run game to earn his second career save Friday against the Padres.
Yusmeiro Petit allowed just one run and struck out three in surprise long-relief duty against the Marlins on Wednesday, getting the win after covering for starter Joe Ross (blister) who left after two innings.
Yusmeiro Petit pitched three scoreless innings and struck out four in the Nationals' 4-2 victory over the Tigers on Tuesday.
Nationals signed RHP Yusmeiro Petit to a one-year, $2.5 million contract with a club option for 2017.
The New York Post's Joel Sherman reports that the Nationals and free agent right-hander Yusmeiro Petit have agreed to a one-year contract pending a physical.
Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca reports that the Blue Jays have been in talks with free agent right-hander Yusmeiro Petit.
Giants non-tendered RHP Yusmeiro Petit.
ESPN's Buster Olney reports that the Giants could non-tender Yusmeiro Petit.
Yusmeiro Petit allowed four earned runs over six innings Saturday as the Giants dropped the second half of a doubleheader against the Rockies.
Yusmeiro Petit will start the second game of Saturday’s doubleheader against the Rockies.
Yusmeiro Petit was credited with a three-inning save after finishing the Giants' 6-0 win over the Marlins on Friday.
Yusmeiro Petit was clobbered for four runs in two innings Tuesday in a Cactus League loss to the Padres.