Top draft picks Anthony Rendon and Matt Purke were two of nine players sent to minor-league camp today as the Nationals trimmed their spring training roster to 45.
Jordan Zimmermann takes the mound today in Viera, squaring off against the World Series champion Cardinals and top prospect Shelby Miller.
Who's a lock to make the Nationals' Opening Day roster? Who's on the bubble? Mark Zuckerman analyzes the field and makes his March Madness-themed predictions.
Nationals starter John Lannan is on the trade block and, according to former team GM Jim Bowden, the Boston Red Sox have made already made an offer.
Gio Gonzalez leads the Nationals into Jupiter this afternoon to face a St. Louis lineup featuring several regulars from last fall's World Series championship club.