2013 record: 76-86, 3rd place in NL West
Manager: Bud Black, 8th season
Estimated 2014 payroll: $81 million
The following players qualify at outfielder in standard fantasy leagues. Rankings are based on a 5x5 scoring system (batting average, runs, home runs, RBIs, stolen bases).
For a franchise that has rarely boasted any prominent award winners in its brief history, the Nationals certainly are experiencing a reversal of fortunes this season.
Davey Johnson has managed clubs that were forced to deal with injuries, but never quite like this.