• The Nationals brought their entire roster, except their starting pitchers and infielder Anthony Rendon, to Port St. Lucie.
"We are a team and it's important for us to travel as a team," Williams said. "It's important for us to be a team. There is going to be adjustments made over the next few days. We have some guys going [to play in] Minor League camp tomorrow. But today was a perfect day to have the majority here, regardless if they are going to pitch or not."
• The Nationals are expected to make another round of cuts before their last day in Florida, which will be Thursday. As of now, Williams and his staff have to figure out their bench and bullpen.
Bill Ladson is a reporter for MLB.com and writes an MLBlog, All Nats All the time. He also could be found on Twitter @WashingNats. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.