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Wire Taps: Nationals' Daniel Murphy thinks injury could be recurring; Koda Glover pitched through pain; Stephen Strasburg believes slider caused injury

Catch up the last 24+ hours in Nationals coverage from around the internet. Lots from Winterfest and more...

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Wintefest is over, but the offseason is far from finished -- there are quite a few places the Nats still could (and, need to) make moves. Keep your seatbelts on, folks.

Here's the latest from South Capitol Street.

Daniel Murphy says gluteal injury ‘could be recurring’
Murphy realizes that the pain he experienced last season in his glutes could be a recurring issue, and will have to train differently this offseason to make sure he doesn't miss time because of it.

Koda Glover pitched through torn labrum in hip last season
Glover's performance fell off a cliff last September, and it was no wonder why: as it turned out, the right-hander had a torn labrum in his hip.

Danny Espinosa's tenure as a National is over, which means it's the Trea Turner show now
Turner will find consistency and familiarity next season when he moves to his old position.

Turner happy to be back at shortstop
Trea Turner is now officially the Nationals' official starting shortstop, and he's happy to be back at his original position.

Stephen Strasburg thinks new slider hurt his arm
Stephen Strasburg believes he knows the root of his injury troubles last year -- his slider. The righty doesn't plan on using it as much, if at all, next season.

Espinosa skips Winterfest after he loses starting job
Danny Espinosa skipped out on the festivities on Saturday and Sunday after the Nationals traded for Adam Eaton (presumably displacing Espinosa from his starting role). Coincidentally, something else happened...

Nats trade Danny Espinosa to Angels for prospects
The Nats said goodbye to an old friend on Saturday night when they traded Danny Espinosa to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim for two pitching prospects.