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 ...

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

The 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 ...

Bandon Kintzler To The Nationals - The Sports Quotient

Needless 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 ...

Nationals acquire closer Brandon Kintzler from Twins - FanRag 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 ...

Nationals bolster bullpen, acquire Kintzler from Twins - Sacramento Bee

After 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 ...

Article: Twins Trade Kintzler To Nationals - Twins 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 ...