2013 record: 66-96, 5th place in NL Central
Manager: Rick Renteria, 1st season
Nearly halfway through a quiet offseason – for them at least – the Atlanta Braves have finally made their first significant move.
CHICAGO -- The Nationals don't seem to have any trouble putting runs on the board late. But early in games? Well, that's an entirely different story.
Game in a nutshell: Following their usual script, the Nationals did nothing at the plate for seven innings.
Game in a nutshell: Stymied once again by a Cubs starter (Matt Garza this time) the Nationals waited until the Chicago bullpen entered to inflict their damage.