What you missed this week – 2/5

Here is a look back at some of the original articles The Nats Blog wrote this week. If you’d like to get updates from us, follow us on Twitter @TheNatsBlog or Facebook.

-Bryce took a look at different ways the Nationals could try and optimize the starting rotation.
-The Mets are currently in a massive financial crisis….how will it affect the Nationals?
-If Jesus Flores has a good and healthy spring, will he be traded?
-After some good discussion in the comments section on the above post, we looked whether or not Derek Norris’s future was as a catcher of first baseman.
-Baseball Prospectus will release their PECOTA projections Monday…however as a teaser they showed us what Strasburg’s projections would have looked like had he not gotten hurt…
-The Bullpen will be opening a new location directly across from the Navy Yard Metro Station. 
-Ted caught up with a top San Francisco Giants blog about the defending champions upcomming season.
-The boys over at CBS ranked Ryan Zimmerman the best third baseman in baseball.
-Finally…we have a new commenting system here on The Nats Blog.