The Nationals' options to fill their hole at second base this offseason just got a little thinner, as the Tampa Bay Rays have picked up their team option on Ben Zobrist worth $7.5 million for 2015
It sure has been a strange few weeks for fans of the Tampa Bay Rays.
The MLB offseason has yet to fully arrive, but a big free agent just hit the market.
How good has the 1-2 punch of Stephen Strasburg and Gio Gonzalez been this year? Well, consider that the Nationals' record when either of their aces starts is an astounding 22-5.