Norris' (forearm) ongoing contract negotiations with the Nationals have fallen apart and the team has turned its attention to other relievers, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.
After receiving his release from the Blue Jays earlier this month, Norris looked to be an ideal fit for a Nationals squad lacking in reliable setup options ahead of closer Sean Doolittle. Norris' representatives appeared to come to terms with Washington on a deal two days earlier, but the Nationals weren't satisfied with the reports they received regarding the right-hander's forearm injury. According to Heyman, Washington felt Norris was 4-to-5 weeks away from being ready to contribute at the major-league level, so the 34-year-old could linger on the open market for a while longer until he approaches full health. Apr 11 12:55 pm (EST)
- Norris (forearm) and the Nationals do not yet have a deal, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.
- Norris (forearm) agreed to a minor-league deal with the Nationals on Tuesday, pending a physical, Brittany Ghiroli of The Athletic reports.
- Norris (forearm) was released from his minor-league deal with the Blue Jays on Tuesday, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports. All Bud Norris (R) News
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|Mar 24||L 18 - 6||@ DET||0||0||0||1.0||3||1||3||0||2|
|Sep 28||L 8 - 4||@ CHI||0||0||0||0.0||1||0||0||1||0|
|Sep 24||W 6 - 4||@ STL||0||1||0||1.0||2||0||1||0||1|
|Sep 16||L 5 - 0||@ STL||0||0||0||0.0||0||0||0||1||0|
|Sep 14||W 3 - 0||@ STL||0||0||0||0.1||0||0||0||0||1|
|Sep 11||L 11 - 5||@ STL||0||0||0||1.0||0||0||0||0||1|
|Sep 08||L 4 - 3||@ DET||0||1||0||0.1||0||0||0||1||0|
|Sep 03||L 4 - 3||@ WSH||0||0||0||0.2||2||1||2||2||0|
|Sep 02||W 6 - 4||@ STL||0||1||0||0.2||2||2||3||2||1|
|Aug 28||L 5 - 2||@ STL||0||0||1||1.0||0||0||0||0||0|