Nationals ink Schierholtz to minor-league deal

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 8/18 11:55 am

Washington, DC (SportsNetwork.com) - The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with outfielder Nate Schierholtz on a minor-league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Syracuse on Monday.

Schierholtz spent his last two seasons with the Chicago Cubs and hit just .192 with 33 RBI and six home runs in 99 games this season before he was designated for assignment by the team on Aug. 6.

The 30-year-old owns a career .254 batting average with 224 RBI and 51 home runs over 776 games, spanning eight seasons with the Giants, Phillies and Cubs.

Share
State Farm Athlete of the Week
Click to submit your Athlete of the Week
Know an outstanding high school athlete? We want to highlight them on the FOX 34 State Farm Athlete of the Week.

Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.