Player Profile: The Legend that is Jayson Werth

jayson-werth-baseball-headshot-photo If a baseball contract was earned by how outstanding someone’s beard is than Jayson Werth has earned every cent in his seven year 126 million dollar contract. The man who currently has a twitter account for his beard, (@JWerthsBeard), is one of the most beloved players in the nation’s capital and is coming off of a MVP caliber 2013 season. Read more about Player Profile: The Legend that is Jayson Werth

Nationals Prospect Watch: Michael A. Taylor

Michael A. Taylor The most successful players the Nationals have on their current 25-man roster have either been first round draft picks or acquired from another team like Jayson Werth and Gio Gonzalez. Since moving to Washington, the Nationals have not done well at developing players who were not sure cut stars when they were drafted like Stephen Strasburg and Bryce Harper were however there may be a future star waiting in the minors to get his shot in the majors. That future star is Michael A. Taylor. Read more about Nationals Prospect Watch: Michael A. Taylor

Nationals Prospect Watch: Lucas Gioltio

Lucas Giolito Lucas Giolito was in the running to be the number 1 overall pick in the 2012 MLB Draft out of high school so when he dropped to the Nationals with the 16th overall pick the Nationals took full advantage of it and took the 6’6’’ right hander. At the time of being drafted Giolito was only 17 years old and was coming off of an outstanding senior year in high school that saw him go 9-1 with an ERA of 1.00. Read more about Nationals Prospect Watch: Lucas Gioltio