The Nationals have added a reliever.
Washington has acquired Kyle Barraclough from the Marlins, the team announced Wednesday. Miami received international slot money in the deal.
The #Nats have acquired Kyle Barraclough for international slot value!
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— Washington Nationals (@Nationals) October 10, 2018
The 28-year-old right hander tallied a 1-6 record with a 4.20 ERA and 10 saves in 61 games this season. He struck out 60 and walked 34 in 55 2/3 innings on the mound.
Barraclough has spent all four of his MLB seasons with Miami. He holds a 3.21 ERA in 227 career appearances.
The Nationals finished the season with an 82-80 record and missed the playoffs for the first time since 2015.