2014 record: 88-74, 2nd place in NL West
Manager: Bruce Bochy, 9th season
Estimated 2015 payroll: $163.8 million
Adam LaRoche is almost certain to leave the Nationals for another team this offseason, but the 35-year-old may not be traveling far.
The Miami Marlins were one of the most surprising teams in baseball this season after improving by 15 wins from the year before.
It doesnt take much for things to flip around in the American League wild-card race. Today, the Rays and As are tied for the two spots, with the Orioles and Tigers a half-game back.