The Nationals have addressed their one glaring lineup weakness, but it will cost them their most-reliable reliever, not to mention one of the most popular players in club history.
While Ben Zobrist seemed like the perfect fit for the Nationals to trade for and fill their vacant spot at second base with, the veteran is now headed to the Oakland Athletics.
Jerry Blevins' offseason began much later than his teammates, and later than even those who participated in the 2014 World Series.
The Atlanta Braves appear serious about upgrading their starting rotation for the 2015 season. Very serious.