Report: Davey Johnson and Nationals agree to new deal

Saturday November 10th, 2012

Davey Johnson Davey Johnson will return as the Nationals' manager for one more year.

Nationals manager Davey Johnson has worked out a new contract with the Nationals, reports Jon Heyman of Johnson was signed for 2013 and 2014 as a consultant; after the new contract is finalized, he will enter his second full season with the team as manager.

Johnson led the Nationals to a 98-win season and the NL East title, and he is favored to win NL Manager-of-the-Year. The 69-year-old manager boasts a 1,286-995 career record.

Johnson cited "unfinished business" expects to retire
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