Daniel Hudson RUMORS & NEWS

  • 7 free agents who could sign early

    MLB.com "The slow burn of free agency in recent years has become the norm, with players and clubs dancing with each other throughout the offseason before ultimately matching up. But once in a while, a team and a player match up so easily, the signing gets done before the calendar turns to..." November 08

  • Nationals' circle of trust has been just six pitchers deep. Can the group see things through in World Series?

    USA Today "Come Tuesday night at Minute Maid Park, the Washington Nationals will stare down elimination for the fourth time this postseason, trailing by a game in this World Series and tasked with toppling future Hall of Famer Justin Verlander to keep their season alive. A 3-2 deficit is far..." October 28

  • Pitch by pitch, Daniel Hudson comes to terms with being the Nationals’ closer

    Washington Post "Daniel Hudson stood on the outskirts of the writhing, soaking mob in the middle of the Washington Nationals’ clubhouse. He watched his teammates dump beers on one another — celebrating the National League pennant — as he grinned, nodded to the music and held a Budweiser...." October 19

  • Sean Doolittle fires back at Daniel Hudson paternity leave critics

    Larry Brown Sports "Washington Nationals reliever Daniel Hudson missed Game 1 of the NLCS to be with his wife for the birth of their child. The Nationals won the game despite his absence and he returned without any issues for Game 2, which saw him record the last two outs of Washington’s 3-1 win over the St...." October 13

  • Nationals’ Daniel Hudson reinstated from paternity list

    Clutch Points "Washington Nationals closer Daniel Hudson has been reinstated from the postseason paternity list after missing Game 1 of the NLCS to be with his family during the birth of his child. Hudson had been the most reliable reliever in the Nationals bullpen during the NLDS, and he took..." October 12

  • Ex-MLB exec ratio’d on Twitter for criticizing Daniel Hudson over paternity leave

    Larry Brown Sports "Former Miami Marlins executive David Samson was ratio’d on Twitter after criticizing Washington Nationals reliever Daniel Hudson for missing Game 1 of the NLCS for paternity leave. Hudson was not with the Nats for Game 1 in St. Louis on Friday night to be with his wife, who was..." October 12

  • Nationals closer Daniel Hudson goes on paternity leave to start NLCS

    USA Today "The Washington Nationals will be without their top reliever and closer for Game 1 of the National League Championship Series. Daniel Hudson was placed on paternity leave just hours before Friday's first pitch against the Cardinals in St. Louis. Hudson..." October 11

  • Daniel Hudson, Roenis Elias traded to Nationals in separate deals

    Larry Brown Sports "The Washington Nationals continue to work to try to upgrade their bullpen ahead of a potential playoff run. According to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, the Nationals have acquired Daniel Hudson from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for minor league pitcher Kyle Johnston. They are..." July 31

  • Report: Blue Jays, Nationals have been in contact regarding Ken Giles, Daniel Hudson

    Sportsnet "The Toronto Blue Jays and Washington Nationals “have been in contact on possible trades” involving Ken Giles or Daniel Hudson, according to a report from Jon Morosi of FOX Sports and MLB Network. The extent of the contact between the clubs, and whether..." July 26

  • Report: Blue Jays’ Daniel Hudson, Eric Sogard drawing trade interest

    Sportsnet "Multiple teams have reportedly shown interest in Toronto Blue Jays reliever Daniel Hudson and utility man Eric Sogard according to MLB Network’s Jon Morosi. Hudson has appeared in 40 games this season posting a 5-2 record with a 2.72 ERA along with two saves in 43 innings. The..." July 21