Baseball's offseason doesn't usually get going until after Thanksgiving, but several free agents have already signed, so the Nationals might want to move quickly.
Jordan Zimmermann of the Nationals place seventh in voting this year with 21 points, capping an All-Star campaign for the 27-year-old.
If the Nationals want to trade for an elite starter like David Price or Max Scherzer, it's going to cost several of their top young players, like Anthony Rendon.
A day after seeing third base coach Trent Jewett leave to join the Mariners, another Nats official is moving west. Assistant GM Roy Clark is joining the Dodgers.