Nationals

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The Nationals' first pick in the 2015 draft, center fielder Andrew Stevenson, is already receiving high praise for his defense as a professional.

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2015 record: 81-81, 3rd place in AL East

Manager: Buck Showalter, 7th season

Estimated 2016 payroll: $116 million

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2015 record: 67-95, 4th place in NL East

Manager: Fredi Gonzalez, 6th season

Estimated 2016 payroll: $85 million

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2015 record: 79-83, 3rd place in NL West

Manager: Chip Hale, 2nd season

Estimated 2016 payroll: $98 million

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The Nationals avoided arbitration with another of their key players on Friday afternoon, agreeing to a one-year deal with Stephen Strasburg.

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