Micah Owings, who spent six months in the Nationals' organization last season as a first baseman, has decided to switch back to pitching in his quest for a contract in 2014.
After splitting time in 2013 with the Nationals and Phillies, outfielder Roger Bernadina will now join the Cincinnati Reds.
2013 record: 97-65, 1st place in NL Central
Manager: Mike Matheny, 3rd season
Estimated 2014 payroll: $109 million