The Washington Nationals have signed free agent pitcher Chris Young to a minor league deal with a spring training invitation. Young pitcher for the NY Mets last season and made 20 starts. He finished the season at 4-9 with an ERA of 4.15. The 6'10" right hander struck out 80 batters in 110 innings.
Young returned to pitching last season after missing most of 2010 and 2011 from shoulder surgery.