Nationals, Jordan Zimmermann avoid arbitration

Nationals, Jordan Zimmermann avoid arbitration
February 15, 2013, 2:50 pm
UPDATE: Bill Ladson of MLB.com reports that Zimmermann will get $5.35 million. 5:50 PM: Jordan Zimmermann and the Nationals have avoided arbitration with a one-year deal. Zimmermann requested $5.8 million in his second season of arbitration eligibility and the Nationals countered at $4.6 million after he threw 196 innings with a 2.94 ERA at age…