Originally Posted by TheVulture
Depth move, provide a little competition and motivation to the catchers who have actually made it past A ball all the way to the majors. That's why I called it a long shot, not a no shot. No way he's the 25th man at this point.
If they like what they see in spring training, they can work out a trade with the Nats, and send Nieto to the minors. I am hoping what we saw with flowers, especialy behind the plate, had something to do with his shoulder injury.