It has been a predictably challenging year for Washington fans. As it stands, the team is not capable of competing in the National League East, let alone against the other teams vying for the playoffs. For the foreseeable future, the Nationals remain a rebuilding franchise.
An integral part of any rebuild requires teams to flip contributing veterans, for prospects with higher upside. The Nationals don’t boast the most impressive roster in baseball, but there are a few players drawing interest in the trade market. Here are four players Washington may possibly move before the August 1st deadline.