Jake Arrieta Rumors: Nationals to Target SP After Cubs Sign Yu Darvish

The Washington Nationals "have emerged as a suitor for some of the remaining free-agent starters on the market, including [Jake] Arrieta," per Jon Paul Morosi of MLB.com.

In that same report, Jon Heyman of MLB.com noted, "The Nationals, meanwhile, are looking to make a deep postseason run, and Arrieta could take an already strong rotation to the next level. General manager Mike Rizzo reportedly loves the idea of adding someone like Arrieta, but Washington is also concerned with remaining below the luxury-tax threshold." 


This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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