Matt Wieters RUMORS & NEWS

  • Nationals place Matt Wieters on disabled list with mild oblique strain

    Hardball Talk "Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports that the Nationals have placed catcher Matt Wieters on the 10-day disabled list with a mild left oblique strain. Catcher Pedro Severino has been called up from Triple-A Syracuse and will back up Miguel Montero while Wieters is absent." April 02

  • Matt Wieters exercises his $10.5 million player option

    Hardball Talk "’s Mark Feinsand reports that Matt Wieters intends to exercise his $10.5 million option for 2018. An easy decision for Wieters, as he’s coming off a terrible 2017 at the plate and would not get anything approaching $10.5 million on the open market. Weiters was one of the worst-hitting..." November 03