Drew Storen RUMORS & NEWS

  • Will the Blue Jays trade Drew Storen?

    Toronto Sun "Usually two clubs a combined 23 games under .500 don’t draw a lot of scouts in the month of May. When this series began, the Jays were four games under (19-23) and the Twins were 19 below water level (10-29), yet they drew a crowd of evaluators. And one name of a player that the Blue Jays..." May 22

  • Storen: 'I don't really care' about being closer

    The Score "Despite grumbling through an ugly stretch run with the Washington Nationals in 2015 after Jonathan Papelbon usurped him as the team's closer, Drew Storen isn't worried about earning the ninth-inning job with his new team, the Toronto Blue Jays. Even as an impending free agent, Storen is content..." March 02

  • Nationals, Blue Jays To Swap Drew Storen, Ben Revere

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Nationals and Blue Jays have struck a deal that will send outfielder Ben Revere to the Washington and reliever Drew Storen to Toronto, Jon Heyman reports on Twitter. It’s not yet entirely clear whether any other assets or financial considerations are involved in the swap. MLBTR projects..." January 09

  • Nationals still trying to trade Drew Storen

    MLB Daily Dish "While the expectation in November was the Nationals would keep both Jonathan Papelbon and Drew Storen, Washington is still hoping to trade Storen this winter, according to FOX Sports' Jon Morosi. Why this rumor makes sense It appeared the Nationals were planning on shopping Storen at the..." January 04

  • Nationals plan to shop Drew Storen at the Winter Meetings

    Hardball Talk "MLB.com’s Bill Ladson reports that the Nationals plan to shop reliever Drew Storen at the upcoming Winter Meetings in Nashville. The team is also expected to pursue trading closer Jonathan Papelbon. Storen, 28, was having a terrific season until the Nationals acquired Papelbon in a trade with..." December 06

  • Papelbon, Storen 'likely' to be traded

    The Score "The Washington Nationals' offseason overhaul could reportedly include dismantling their high-profile bullpen. Sources tell Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports that the Nationals are "likely" to move both All-Star closer Jonathan Papelbon and right-hander Drew Storen this offseason in an effort to..." November 23

  • Nationals' Drew Storen has fractured thumb, season likely over

    CBS Sports Fantasy News "Nationals reliever Drew Storen has been diagnosed with a non-displaced fracture in his right thumb. Storen suffered the injury when he slammed his locker shut after allowing a key home run in a loss to the Mets on Wednesday. Storen is unlikely to return this season. If indeed his season his..." September 13

  • Drew Storen doesn’t sound happy about the Jonathan Papelbon acquisition

    Hardball Talk "Here are Nationals’ former closer Drew Storen’s comments regarding the Jonathan Papelbon trade. You know, the trade that made him the former Nats closer: “All I’m going to say is, I’m aware of the move and I’ve talked to Mike about it. I’ve talked to my agent about it,” Storen said. “We’ve had..." July 29

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    Chelsea Janes @chelsea_janes

    Drew Storen had surgery today to remove the hook of hamate bone in his left (non-throwing) hand. Williams says out threw days.

  • Storen brushes aside latest trade rumors

    CSN Washington "Trade rumors are nothing new for Drew Storen, so when a new round of speculation surfaced this winter, the Nationals reliever didn’t worry about it. “No, I didn’t,” he said Saturday at NatsFest. “It’s part of the business. You read it and … eh, whatever happens. You never really know the full..." January 27

  • Nationals interested in Grant Balfour; would like to trade Drew Storen

    Hardball Talk "After a flubbed signing with the Orioles, free agent reliever Grant Balfour has recently drawn some interest from the Nationals, Ken Rosenthal reports on FOX Sports. The Nationals have a trio of relievers who could close, but as Rosenthal explains, they would prefer Rafael Soriano‘s $14 million..." January 20

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    Jon Heyman @JonHeymanCBS

    drew storen received $3.45M for '14, avoiding arb., as @Joelsherman1 said. #nats

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    Gordon Wittenmyer @GDubCub

    Cubs looking at reliever trade market. Eyeing Nats' Storen, Clippard among others.

  • Nationals recall Drew Storen from Triple-A

    CBS Sports "The 2013 season to this point has been one to forget for Nationals reliever Drew Storen but he now has a chance to change things up down the stretch. He has been recalled from Triple-A the club announced Thursday. Storen 26 was an excellent pitcher before this season. In 2012 he had a 2.37 ERA..." August 15

  • Coach Johnson on Drew Storen's struggles this season

    CSN Washington "The Nationals plan to activate relief pitcher Ryan Mattheus as the 26th man from the disabled list on Friday for their doubleheader against the New York Mets and later in the night will have to decide who goes back down to make the roster an even 25. Davey Johnson could go in many different..." July 26

  • Disappointed Drew Storen won't be distraction for Nationals

    Sporting News "When the Nationals signed Rafael Soriano to a two-year, $28 million contract late in the off-season, I had three reactions: • The Nationals certainly are all-in to win now. With two capable closers already on the roster, they still gave Soriano a contract that will make him the game’s..." February 26

  • Storen shrugs off blown save

    Nats Insider "The last thing Drew Storen wanted to do in his first appearance of the spring was blow a ninth-inning lead and conjure up images of his last appearance in a Nationals uniform. That wasn't, however, Storen's primary objective when he emerged from the right-field bullpen for the top of the ninth..." February 25