Atlanta's offseason checklist

The best thing for the Braves is to let Brian McCann walk away as a free agent. Daniel Shirey/USA TODAY Sports

The Atlanta Braves ran away with the National League East by winning 96 games and finishing 10 games ahead of the preseason favorite Washington Nationals, only to get eliminated by the Los Angeles Dodgers in four games in the NLDS.

One thing we know about the Braves organization is they are not complacent, and in order to improve their club they will now have to work on a new plan for second base, catcher and possibly a top-of-the-rotation impact starter.

Here is what’s next for the Braves: