The Nationals outfield appears set with Jayson Werth, Ben Revere and Bryce Harper, but a new report has them linked to top remaining free agent Yoenis Cespedes.
The Nationals' first pick in the 2015 draft, center fielder Andrew Stevenson, is already receiving high praise for his defense as a professional.
2015 record: 67-95, 4th place in NL East
Manager: Fredi Gonzalez, 6th season
Estimated 2016 payroll: $85 million
2015 record: 79-83, 3rd place in NL West
Manager: Chip Hale, 2nd season
Estimated 2016 payroll: $98 million
The Nationals avoided arbitration with another of their key players on Friday afternoon, agreeing to a one-year deal with Stephen Strasburg.