Washington Nationals announce roster moves

April 9th, 2021

The Washington Nationals announced the following roster moves on Friday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements.

· Reinstated catcher Alex Avila, catcher Yan Gomes, left-handed pitcher Brad Hand and infielder Jordy Mercer from the Injured List.

· Optioned catcher Tres Barrera and right-handed pitcher Ryne Harper and added them to the Taxi Squad.

· Optioned infielder Carter Kieboom to the Alternate Training Site (Fredericksburg).

· Returned outfielder Cody Wilson to the Alternate Training Site (Fredericksburg).

· Placed outfielder Gerardo Parra, infielder Adrián Sanchez and left-handed pitcher T.J. McFarland on the Taxi Squad.