By addressing a few key pieces in the equation this offseason, next year’s Washington Nationals are looking to put the past behind them and make a run at the World Series.
The Nationals were an inning away from booking a trip to the NLCS this season before an improbable four-run ninth inning from St. Louis in Game 5.
"We'll be back," said Nationals GM Mike Rizzo, "and doing this a couple more times."
Next year, the Nationals have a chance to make a run with a healthy Stephen Strasburg and a newly restocked roster.
Here are five moves the Washington Nationals should make this offseason to remain a force in the National League.