Nationals GM Mike Rizzo told Fantasy Sports Radio on Monday that Shawn Kelley, Blake Treinen, and Koda Glover are competing to be the team's closer.
Jayson Werth told reporters on Sunday that he and the Nationals have yet to discuss a contract extension to keep the outfielder in Washington beyond the 2017 season.
Nationals manager Dusty Baker indicated Friday that he will bat Trea Turner leadoff and possibly hit Jayson Werth second.
Stephen Strasburg threw freely off a mound on Thursday in Nationals camp.
Max Scherzer (finger) played catch Thursday but would not commit to being ready for Opening Day.
Max Scherzer is expected to begin throwing bullpen sessions in a matter of days.
Nationals signed 1B Adam Lind to a one-year, $1.5 million contract with a $5 million mutual option for 2018.
Tim Collins (elbow) hopes to be ready for a minor league rehab assignment by June.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal confirms that the Nationals have signed free agent Adam Lind to a one-year contract with a club option for 2018.
Jim Bowden of ESPN reports that Adam Lind is close to signing with the Nationals.
Nationals signed OF Joey Butler to a minor league contract.
Nationals acquired LHP Enny Romero from the Rays for RHP Jeffrey Rosa.
Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports that the Rays have traded left-hander Enny Romero to the Nationals for a low-level starting pitching prospect.
Nationals signed RHP Jeremy Guthrie to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Nationals signed RHP Matt Albers to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.