Mark Zuckerman of MASN Sports believes there is "mutual interest" in Stephen Drew returning to the Nationals next season.
According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the Nationals are expected to "go hard" for Mark Melancon in free agency.
According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, agent Scott Boras said Thursday that Stephen Strasburg (elbow) is expected to have a normal throwing schedule this offseason and be ready for spring training.
According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, agent Scott Boras said that his client Bryce Harper is "doing fine physically" and will soon begin normal offseason strength and conditioning.
Shawn Kelley does not need surgery on his right hand.
Nationals released RHP Bronson Arroyo.
Wilson Ramos will be sidelined for 6-8 months following surgery Friday to repair ACL and meniscus tears in his right knee.
Shawn Kelley said after Game 5 of the NLDS on Thursday that he was forced to exit the game because he felt numbness in his fingers and couldn't throw.
Daniel Murphy went 1-for-3 with two intentional walks, two stolen bases, and a run scored in the Nationals' Game 5 loss to the Dodgers on Thursday.
Max Scherzer allowed just one run over six-plus innings Thursday in Game 5 of the NLDS against the Dodgers.
Shawn Kelley left Game 5 of the NLDS against the Dodgers on Thursday with an apparent injury.
Nationals manager Dusty Baker confirmed Thursday that Stephen Strasburg (elbow) is not going to be an option the NLCS.
Jose Lobaton will start at catcher and bat eighth in Game 5 of the NLDS on Thursday.
Max Scherzer called his upcoming start in Game 5 of the NLDS against the Dodgers the "biggest of [his] career."
Max Scherzer will start for the Nationals in Game 5 of the NLDS on Thursday versus the Dodgers.