Turns out the Nationals have the ability to send left-hander John Lannan back to Class AAA in 2013 if they want.
While the MLB offseason has been slow to heat up, the Atlanta Braves look poised to make the first big move.
The former World Series hero is likely to hit the free agent market by the end of the week.
Would a team comprised solely of former Nationals players be any good? Let's take a look.