Being a preseason pick to win the World Series is uncharted territory for the Nationals, but the players are taking nothing for granted after the loss to St. Louis that ended their 2012 season. "What goes on in here  is something you can't really calculate," Jayson Werth says. "Everything else is other people's thoughts and projections. And they don't really matter." (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Being a preseason pick to win the World Series is uncharted territory for the Nationals, but the players are taking nothing for granted after the loss to St. Louis that ended their 2012 season. "What goes on in here is something you can't really calculate," Jayson Werth says. "Everything else is other people's thoughts and projections. And they don't really matter." (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)