Nationals Win Arbitration Case Against Sean Burnett

The Nationals won their arbitration case against lefty reliever Sean Burnett, reports's Bill Ladson.  He'll earn $775K as opposed to $925K in his first arbitration year.  By beating Burnett and Brian Bruney this week, the Nats saved $500K.

Talking to Ladson, Burnett had this to say about the hearing: "It was interesting.  I learned a lesson. I don't want to deal with it again."