Ahhh, Spring Training is in full-effect, and the start of the 2012 season is just about on top of us.
It is truly a beautiful time of year. Young talent is trying to showcase itself to win a roster spot, while veterans are trying to keep their jobs on major league clubs.
In this case, the Washington Nationals have already settled a major debate regarding one Bryce Harper. Apparently he'll get a bit more seasoned in the minors before becoming the next Ken Griffey Jr.
Fear not, Nats fans, there still are a couple of other intriguing position battles that deserve to be discussed.
Center field, right field and the fifth starting pitcher are all great examples.
While it would seem that these questions could be answered somewhat easily, when looked upon a bit more obtusely, perhaps the choices won't be so obvious.
Let's have a look.