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How much money will the Nationals have to spend this winter?

Oct 12, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

When the Washington Nationals traded for (or, more accurately, bought in exchange for international money) Kyle Barraclough from the Miami Marlins earlier this week, they bought low on a reliable major league reliever who had a rough second half and will be under team control for three more seasons.

Relievers like that do not generally come cheap, but Barraclough does. He is arbitration-eligible for the first time this year, and MLB Trade Rumors projected he will earn $1.9 million next yea...