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  1. Joe Blanton, Nationals finalize $4 million, 1-year contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... login if you are already a member. FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2016 file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Joe Blanton pitches during the sixth inning of Game 5 of the National League baseball championship series against the Chicago Cubs, in Los ...

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  2. It's far from wine country, but Nats give Joe Blanton a chance to win World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | The Washington Post

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Joe Blanton had two priorities in his search for an employer this offseason.

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  3. Joe Blanton signs with NationalsRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    ... Have an opinion - join the discussion and drop a comment. If it's about the Nationals, it's on Nationals 101. Joe Blanton is now part of the Washington Nationals' bullpen, offering right-handed depth but no relief to their closer situation. The team ...

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  4. Blanton officially signs, arrives at campRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Washington Nationals

    Joe Blanton came into free agency this offseason with two priorities: the chance to win a World Series and ideally to play somewhere close to his new home in Napa Valley, Calif. The Nationals could not fill both of those priorities, but winning mattered more, and as Blanton lingered on the free-agent market past the beginning of Spring Training, he is glad to finally have a home.

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  5. Former Dodgers reliever Joe Blanton finalizes a $4-million, 1-year contract with the NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    The 36-year-old right-hander was a free agent after pitching for the Dodgers in 2016; he went 7-2 with a 2.48 ERA and 80 strikeouts in 80 innings across 75 regular-season appearances. He then went 1-0 and allowed only one hit in five scoreless innings in four games during a National League Division Series victory over Washington.

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  6. Nationals announce Joe Blanton signing, designate Spencer Kieboom for assignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Federal Baseball

    Talking about the addition of veteran reliever Joe Blanton , Washington Nationals ' skipper Dusty Baker told reporters Wednesday afternoon that the right-hander was a significant addition to the bullpen. "You're adding quality to our team, to our bullpen.

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  7. Nationals agree to terms with RHP Joe BlantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Washington Nationals

    The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with right-handed pitcher Joe Blanton on Thursday. Additionally, catcher Spencer Kieboom was designated for assignment.

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  8. Wire Taps: Blanton is steal of the offseason; Boras/Nationals...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Federal Baseball

    Michael A. Taylor seems to have a proclivity to be at the center of attention in the ninth inning, whether if it was his walk-off home run in September 2015 to put the Nats within four games of the Mets , his outfield error last June against the Dodgers , or, in the obviously most dramatic of all his escapades, his walk-off home run to christen the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches. Nationals' Joe Blanton is the quiet steal of the offseason Blanton had arguably the best two seasons of his career in 2015 and 2016, and only got $4 million from the Nats, who got a steal with the righty.

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  9. Baker not sure how Nats will use BlantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Washington Nationals

    The Nationals addressed a bullpen need Tuesday when they agreed to sign right-hander Joe Blanton , 36, to a one-year contract, a source told MLB.com. The club has yet to confirm the deal.

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  10. Washington Nationals: No Closer, But Joe Blanton Signing Creates DepthRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2017 | Teddy Never Wins

    Yesterday, Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo pulled off another strong signing as the team has reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with reliever Joe Blanton . The team has not gone out and signed an elite closer, but they have left manager Dusty Baker with plenty of options going forward.

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  11. Washington Nationals ink RHP Joe Blanton to one-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | UPI

    The Washington Nationals signed veteran right-hander Joe Blanton to a one-year, $4 million contract, according to multiple reports. Blanton, 36, went 7-2 with a 2.48 ERA in 75 relief appearances for the Los Angeles Dodgers last season.

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  12. Metsa Wright on shelf for 2 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | O-R Online

    ... by neck pain. He had season-ending surgery June 16 to repair a herniated disk. Nationals sign Blanton: Setup man Joe Blanton and the Washington Nationals agreed to a $4 million, one-year contract, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. ...

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  13. MLB notebook: Nationals sign setup man Joe BlantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... has retired from playing and has joined the San Diego Padres' broadcast team. [OKLAHOMAN ARCHIVES] Setup man Joe Blanton and the Washington Nationals agreed to a $4 million, one-year contract, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. The ...

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  14. Former UK Star Is Going To WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that reliever Joe Blanton and the Washington Nationals have agreed to a $4 million, one-year contract. The 36-year-old Blanton was a free agent after pitching for the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2016, when the right-hander went 7-2 with a 2.48 ERA and 80 strikeouts in 80 innings across 75 regular-season appearances.

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  15. Joe Blanton signing with NationalsRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    MARCH 6 Chicago Cubs ball and bat bags are seen prior to the game between the Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds The Washington Nationals have agreed to a one-year, $4 million deal with pitcher Joe Blanton , sources confirm to FanRag Sports. According to Jorge Castillo of the Washington Post , the 12-year veteran was in Washington Tuesday presumably taking his physical for the team.

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  16. Dodgers: Setup Man Joe Blanton Signs With NationalsRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2017 | Sports Media 101

    ... 101. Have an opinion - join the discussion and drop a comment. If it's about the Dodgers, it's on Dodgers 101. Joe Blanton, 36, is coming off one of his best seasons of his career with the Dodgers. Blanton finished the season 7-2 with a 2.48 era, 80 ...

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  17. Los Angeles Dodgers: Time to Bring Back Joe Blanton?Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2017 | Call to the Pen

    Joe Blanton is surprisingly still available as a free agent this late into the year so teams looking for bullpen help should definitely give him a look. One of those teams is the Los Angeles Dodgers, who he pitched for last season.

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  18. Mlb 27 mins ago 9:38 p.m.MLB veterans see turn to young players going ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... lot of guys are looking at it like, 'Hey, I just gotta get out and play.'" This spring, he's aghast that pitcher Joe Blanton, his teammate with the Dodgers and Angels, remains unsigned. Blanton, 36, revived his career as a full-time reliever in ...

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  19. MLB veterans see turn to young players going too far: 'It's a little alarming'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | USA Today

    ... lot of guys are looking at it like, 'Hey, I just gotta get out and play.'" This spring, he's aghast that pitcher Joe Blanton, his teammate with the Dodgers and Angels, remains unsigned. Blanton, 36, revived his career as a full-time reliever in ...

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  20. Miguel Montero appears to have cleared air with Cubs manager Joe MaddonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Sporting News

    ... October. Montero still contributed to the Cubs' World Series effort with a pinch-hit grand slam vs. the Dodgers' Joe Blanton in Game 1 of the NLCS. Montero is expected to split time with Contreras this season. Kyle Schwarber wants to be the Cubs' ...

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