Strasburg deal doesn’t break bank for Nats

Kasten declined to say whether the team considered accepting a longer deal, except to note that the negotiation involved a number of different contract structures.

“On the morning when I convened our first meeting, I had about 15 scenario sheets in front of me,” he said. “We considered everything and more. There were 100 different variations, and we wound up with this one. I can’t explain it except that there was a lot of give and take.”

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