2014 record: 96-66, 1st place in AL East
Manager: Buck Showalter
Estimated 2015 payroll: $115 million
Seeking to bolster their catching depth, the Nationals acquired minor-league veteran Dan Butler from the Red Sox, sending rehabbing left-hander Danny Rosenbaum to Boston in exchange.
Aside from the still-up-in-the-air situation at second base, the Nationals know who's going to be in their regular 2015 starting lineup.
After signing with the Phillies before a failed physical exam nixed the contract, 36-year-old lefty Wandy Rodriguez has landed with the Atlanta Braves on a minor league deal.