The Arizona Fall League tested out the replay system that will be used in MLB games next season. It seemed to work well.
Ian Desmond won his second straight Silver Slugger Award on Wednesday, deemed the best offensive shortstop in the National League by managers and coaches.
The Nationals will open spring training Feb. 28 against the Mets in Port St. Lucie, Fla., and conclude March 29 against the Tigers at Nationals Park.
Matt Eddy of Baseball America has a list of the 550 minor league free agents for this winter, and on it are 26 members of the Nationals organization.