Grady Sizemore

2m

2014 record: 73-89, 5th place in NL East

Manager: Ryne Sandberg, 3rd season

Estimated 2015 payroll: $140 million

8m

GAME IN A NUTSHELL: The Nationals, to the surprise of nobody, got another strong start from Doug Fister.

2y

By TOM WITHERS CLEVELAND (AP) -- One month, one miserable month wiped out almost everything Manny Acta did for three years. "That month just crushed our hopes," Acta said.