"He's a good player," Bochy said. "Great player. Solid all around. Tough out. [He is a] very good third baseman. Runs well. This guy is a really nice player. He probably could play anywhere in the infield, too. I think Washington has a guy they are going to keep for a long time."
Bill Ladson is a reporter for MLB.com and writes an MLBlog, All Nats All the Time. He also can be found on Twitter @WashingNats. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.