Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports the Rays remain interested in free agent Derek Norris but are likely "on the outside looking in."
Blake Treinen struck out a pair in a scoreless inning to record a save in Thursday's win over the Mets.
Nationals pitching prospect Erick Fedde spun five shutout innings versus the Mets on Thursday.
Michael Taylor is back in Nationals camp Thursday.
Stephen Strasburg is lined up to start on Opening Day for the Nationals.
Max Scherzer pitched 4 2/3 innings and allowed two runs Wednesday against the Cardinals.
Michael Taylor remains away from the Nationals due to a family matter.
Tanner Roark tossed four shutout innings and the bullpen held Japan to one run over the next five frames in the United States' 2-1 World Baseball Classic semifinal win Tuesday.
Gio Gonzalez surrendered one run and three hits in 4 1/3 innings Tuesday in the Nationals' 3-1 defeat of the Braves.
Shawn Kelley pitched a hitless inning Tuesday against the Braves, striking out two.
Jayson Werth went 0-for-3 on Tuesday and is just 3-for-29 this spring.
Nationals manager Dusty Baker said Tuesday morning that A.J. Cole is dealing with "tenderness somewhere."
Nationals manager Dusty Baker said Tuesday that he's trying to see if Koda Glover is ready for the closer role.
Koda Glover worked a scoreless ninth inning Monday in the Nationals' loss to the Yankees.
Nationals reassigned INF/OF Grant Green, 1B Neftali Soto, LHP Braulio Lara, and C Spencer Kieboom to minor league camp.