According to Federal Baseball, the Nats have signed veteran player Rick Ankiel to a minor league contract.
Ankiel played in Syracuse late June/early July last year.
|Ankiel in on-deck circle, June 29, 2011|
|Ankiel's first at bat as a Chief, June 29, 2011|
|Heading back to dugout after scoring first run as a Chief, June 29, 2011|