Nationals looking to nab A's lefty Gio Gonzalez

Tuesday December 20th, 2011

The Washington Nationals are reportedly pressing hard for Oakland Athletics left-handed starter Gio Gonzalez, according to

Gonzalez, 26, has been targeted by various teams around the league and is potentially the most-desired pitcher on the market. Gonzalez remains under club control for the next four seasons, and his acquisition would not be easy. Ken Rosenthal of tweeted that the Nationals were considering sending four players to the A's for Gonzalez.

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