2013 record: 92-70, 1st place in NL West
Manager: Don Mattingly, 4th season
Estimated 2014 payroll: $230 million
On paper the Nationals appear to have few needs heading into the 2014 season, but a report on Sunday singles out a new area they hope to improve.
Age on Opening Day 2014: 27
How acquired: Drafted in the 16th round, June 2008
2014 salary: N/A
Former Nats reliever Joe Beimel has had a rough going the last few years. The 37 year old lefty hasn't pitched in the majors since 2011 and had Tommy John surgery in May of 2012.