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Washington Nationals acquire All-Star closer Brandon Kintzler from Minnesota Twins - UPI.com;

Washington Nationals acquire All-Star closer Brandon Kintzler from Minnesota Twins - UPI.com

UPI.comWashington Nationals acquire All-Star closer Brandon Kintzler from Minnesota TwinsUPI.comFormer Minnesota Twins closer Brandon Kintzler pumps his fist after recording the last out to defeat the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio on June 25, 2017. File photo by Aaron Josefczyk/UPI. | License Photo. Brandon Kintzler is ...and more »

Fantasy Baseball Breaking News - Rotoworld.com

Fantasy Baseball Breaking NewsRotoworld.comNationals general manager Mike Rizzo wouldn't name a closer Monday following the addition of Brandon Kintzler. Kintzler holds a 2.98 ERA with 45 saves over the last two seasons, but he's not your typical closer since he's a pitch-to-contact guy. He ...and more »

A bunch of angry Twins fan tweets (and a couple positive ones) after Kintzler trade - Minneapolis Star Tribune;

A bunch of angry Twins fan tweets (and a couple positive ones) after Kintzler trade - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneA bunch of angry Twins fan tweets (and a couple positive ones) after Kintzler tradeMinneapolis Star TribuneIf Brian Dozier didn't like the Jaime Garcia trade (and he didn't), he can at least be consoled by the opportunity to forget that trade and focus on a deal he will probably like even less: the Twins' deadline trade Monday of closer Brandon Kintzler ...and more »

3 empty 40 man roster spots now? - Twins Daily (registration) (blog)

3 empty 40 man roster spots now?Twins Daily (registration) (blog)With the Twins trading Brandon Kintzler to Washington and only receiving Tyler Watson. Watson is only 20 years old and doesn't need to be placed on the 40 man roster. Anthony Recker is still listed on the 40 man, even though they outrighted him off the ...and more »

Nationals trade for Twins closer Brandon Kintzler at deadline to help steady nagging late-game situations - Washington Post;

Nationals trade for Twins closer Brandon Kintzler at deadline to help steady nagging late-game situations - Washington Post

Washington PostNationals trade for Twins closer Brandon Kintzler at deadline to help steady nagging late-game situationsWashington PostThe Washington Nationals continued their bullpen overhaul Monday, acquiring closer Brandon Kintzler from the Twins in exchange for Class A left-hander Tyler Watson and international bonus pool money. Kintzler, who turns 33 on Tuesday, is an atypical ...and more »

Minnesota Twins: Brandon Kintzler trade to Nationals - Puckett's Pond (blog);

Minnesota Twins: Brandon Kintzler trade to Nationals - Puckett's Pond (blog)

Puckett's Pond (blog)Minnesota Twins: Brandon Kintzler trade to NationalsPuckett's Pond (blog)The Minnesota Twins cash in on All-Star, and former minor league signing, Brandon Kintzler by trading him to the Washington Nationals. As the Minnesota Twins continue to go into sell mode at the deadline, they agree to send All-Star closer Brandon ...and more »

Taylor Rogers May Be Favorite For Saves In Minnesota - RotoBaller (subscription) (blog)

Taylor Rogers May Be Favorite For Saves In MinnesotaRotoBaller (subscription) (blog)7/31:Following the trade deadline deal which sent closer Brandon Kintzler to the Washington Nationals, Taylor Rogers is expected to get the first crack at saving games for the Minnesota Twins. Rogers has operated as the team's setup man this season, ...and more »

Bandon Kintzler To The Nationals - The Sports Quotient;

Bandon Kintzler To The Nationals - The Sports Quotient

The Sports QuotientBandon Kintzler To The NationalsThe Sports QuotientNeedless to say, the Washington Nationals have one of the worst bullpens in the Majors. They're just one of two clubs (Detroit Tigers) to have an aggregate reliever FanGraphs WAR in the negatives, and their bullpen ERA is over 5.00. They did acquire ...and more »

Nationals acquire Brandon Kintzler from the Twins - NBCSports.com;

Nationals acquire Brandon Kintzler from the Twins - NBCSports.com

NBCSports.comNationals acquire Brandon Kintzler from the TwinsNBCSports.comKintzler, 32, has finished an MLB-high 41 games this season with 28 saves, a 2.78 ERA, and a 27/11 K/BB ratio in 45 1/3 innings. He'll help bolster the bullpen of the Nationals, who have a 13-game first-place lead in the NL East. The Nats recently ...and more »

Nationals continue bullpen rebuild, get Brandon Kintzler from Twins - Yahoo Sports;

Nationals continue bullpen rebuild, get Brandon Kintzler from Twins - Yahoo Sports

Yahoo SportsNationals continue bullpen rebuild, get Brandon Kintzler from TwinsYahoo SportsTwo weeks ago, the Washington Nationals had the worst bullpen in baseball. Now, they have multiple dominant relievers with ninth-inning experience. The Nationals continued to rebuild their bullpen Monday, acquiring reliever Brandon Kintzler from the ...and more »

Nationals acquire closer Brandon Kintzler from Twins - FanRag Sports (blog);

Nationals acquire closer Brandon Kintzler from Twins - FanRag Sports (blog)

FanRag Sports (blog)Nationals acquire closer Brandon Kintzler from TwinsFanRag Sports (blog)Despite the fact that the bullpen has struggled mightily this season, the Washington Nationals hold a comfortable lead atop the NL East standings. Just ahead of the trade deadline, the Nationals made another move with the postseason in mind, acquiring ...and more »

Nats acquire Twins closer Kintzler for Single-A lefty - MASNsports.com;

Nats acquire Twins closer Kintzler for Single-A lefty - MASNsports.com

MASNsports.comNats acquire Twins closer Kintzler for Single-A leftyMASNsports.comMIAMI - The Nationals have pulled off a deadline deal for the Twins' Brandon Kintzler, adding another late-inning arm to their reconfigured bullpen for the season's final two months, according to a source familiar with the trade. In exchange for ...and more »

Nationals bolster bullpen, acquire Kintzler from Twins - Sacramento Bee;

Nationals bolster bullpen, acquire Kintzler from Twins - Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeNationals bolster bullpen, acquire Kintzler from TwinsSacramento BeeAfter adding three relievers in two weeks, the Washington Nationals still aren't sure who's going to be their closer. They now have plenty of strong candidates, however. The NL East leaders added another Monday by barely beating the trade deadline to ...and more »

MLB trade news: Nationals acquire reliever Brandon Kintzler from Twins - Sporting News;

MLB trade news: Nationals acquire reliever Brandon Kintzler from Twins - Sporting News

Sporting NewsMLB trade news: Nationals acquire reliever Brandon Kintzler from TwinsSporting NewsJuly 31, 2017 4:35pm EDT July 31, 2017 4:16pm EDT Baseball, Minnesota Twins, Washington Nationals, Brandon Kintzler, MLB The Nationals have now added three relievers to their roster this month. Kintzler-Brandon-USNews-Getty-FTR Brandon Kintzler ...and more »

Article: Twins Trade Kintzler To Nationals - Twins Daily (registration) (blog)

Article: Twins Trade Kintzler To NationalsTwins Daily (registration) (blog)Brandon Kintzler was signed to a minor league deal, became a closer, became an All Star, and now the Twins have traded him to the Washington Nationals. In return, the Twins will receive 20-year-old left-handed pitcher Tyler Watson. Watson is a late ...and more »

Nationals acquire Twins closer Brandon Kintzler at deadline - Washington Times;

Nationals acquire Twins closer Brandon Kintzler at deadline - Washington Times

Washington TimesNationals acquire Twins closer Brandon Kintzler at deadlineWashington TimesMinnesota Twins' Brandon Kintzler in action during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Los Angeles, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo) more >. Print. By Matthew Paras - The Washington Times - Monday, ...and more »

Nationals acquire Brandon Kintzler from Twins - Scout;

Nationals acquire Brandon Kintzler from Twins - Scout

ScoutNationals acquire Brandon Kintzler from TwinsScoutAs the clock hit zero on the non-waiver trade deadline, the Minnesota Twins managed to trade away All-Star closer Brandon Kintzler to the Washington Nationals, according to Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post. The Nationals will send minor-league ...and more »

Twins trade Brandon Kintzler to Nationals - Twinkie Town;

Twins trade Brandon Kintzler to Nationals - Twinkie Town

Twinkie TownTwins trade Brandon Kintzler to NationalsTwinkie TownThis deal came right down to the wire, but the Twins did in fact pull the trigger. by [email protected] Jul 31, 2017, 4:23pm EDT. tweet · share · pin · Rec. Best of luck, Brandon. Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images. With just minutes to spare before ...and more »

MLB trade rumors: Nationals acquire Brandon Kintzler - FanSided;

MLB trade rumors: Nationals acquire Brandon Kintzler - FanSided

FanSidedMLB trade rumors: Nationals acquire Brandon KintzlerFanSidedThe Washington Nationals made a move just before the MLB Trade Deadline to help their bullpen. According to Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post, the Minnesota Twins have agreed to send pitcher Brandon Kintzler to the Washington Nationals. In return ...and more »

MLB Trade Deadline: Nationals land Twins closer Brandon Kintzler in last-minute deal - CBSSports.com;

MLB Trade Deadline: Nationals land Twins closer Brandon Kintzler in last-minute deal - CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comMLB Trade Deadline: Nationals land Twins closer Brandon Kintzler in last-minute dealCBSSports.comIn leading up to the 4 p.m. ET non-waiver trade deadline on Monday, reports continued to indicate that the Twins were going down the wire in attempts to deal closer Brandon Kintzler. A few minutes after the deadline, news broke that they got it done ...and more »