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Wire Taps: Matt Williams talks September call-ups

The Washington Nationals dropped the series with the Philadelphia Phillies with last night's loss now it's a salvage job with Doug Fister on the mound in the finale in Citizens Bank Park. Can...

Wire Taps: Matt Williams talks September call-ups

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The Washington Nationals dropped the series with the Philadelphia Phillies with last night's loss now it's a salvage job with Doug Fister on the mound in the finale in Citizens Bank Park. Can...

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Overturned call plays big role in Nats' loss...

The Washington Nationals rallied to tie things up at 3-3 with the Philadelphia Phillies in the top of the eighth, but an overturned call in the bottom of the inning put the eventual winning run on...

Overturned call plays big role in Nats' loss...

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The Washington Nationals rallied to tie things up at 3-3 with the Philadelphia Phillies in the top of the eighth, but an overturned call in the bottom of the inning put the eventual winning run on...

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Game 131 WPA: Jobbed. Nats 3, (FF+Umps) 4

On the field and in NY, they're all a bunch of no-good bums.

Game 131 WPA: Jobbed. Nats 3, (FF+Umps) 4

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On the field and in NY, they're all a bunch of no-good bums.

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Phillies 4-3 over Nats for second straight in CBP

The Washington Nationals rallied from a 3-0 deficit with an Asdrubal Cabrera home run tying it up at 3-3 in the eighth, but Philadelphia Phillies' leadoff man Ben Revere reached on an error and...

Phillies 4-3 over Nats for second straight in CBP

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The Washington Nationals rallied from a 3-0 deficit with an Asdrubal Cabrera home run tying it up at 3-3 in the eighth, but Philadelphia Phillies' leadoff man Ben Revere reached on an error and...

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Matt Williams talks Nationals' lefty Jerry Blevins

Washington Nationals' lefty Jerry Blevins gave up a solo home run by Philadelphia Phillies' catcher Carlos Ruiz in the seventh inning last night. It ended up being the winning run in the Nats' 3-2...

Matt Williams talks Nationals' lefty Jerry Blevins

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Washington Nationals' lefty Jerry Blevins gave up a solo home run by Philadelphia Phillies' catcher Carlos Ruiz in the seventh inning last night. It ended up being the winning run in the Nats' 3-2...

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Nationals vs Phillies: GameThread 131 of 162

The Washington Nationals and Philaelphia Phillies play the second game of their three-game set in Citizens Bank Park at 7:35 PM EDT. Gio Gonzalez vs Cole Hamels. Game Time: 7:05PM EDT; TV: MASN;...

Nats' lineup: Cabrera, but no Harp, LaR vs Hamels

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Washington Nationals' second baseman Asdrubal Cabrera is back in the lineup tonight for the second game of three with the Philadelphia Phillies, but Bryce Harper and Adam LaRoche are sitting out...

Wire Taps: Steven Souza named AAA Intl. League MVP

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Steven Souza, 25, tore up Triple-A pitching this season, and this afternoon he was named the International League MVP. Souza has been up and down between the majors and the Nationals' top affiliate...

Burnett continues to dominate Nats in CBP

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Philly starter A.J. Burnett struck out 12 in seven scoreless innings of work and continued a season-long trend of handling the Nationals in Citizens Bank Park. The Nats dropped the series opener in...

Game 130 WPA: Dense. Nats 2, FF 3

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Coulda been better, yep.

Phillies 3-2 over Nats: A.J. Burnett Ks 12 in CBP

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Philadelphia Phillies' starter A.J. Burnett struck out 12 in seven innings of work and Jonathan Papelbon held on after giving up a two-out, ninth inning home run by Wilson Ramos that got the...

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Werth brings hot bat back to Citizens Bank Park

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After receiving a cortisone shot in his right shoulder to relieve pain in the AC joint, Washington Nationals' outfielder Jayson Werth is once again swinging a hot bat as he heads back to Citizens...

Quantifying Bryce Harper's struggles on the bases

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In 2012 and 2013, Bryce Harper reached base an average of 193 times and made an out on the bases an average of 15 times. In 2014, Harper has reached base 96 times and made an out on the bases 15...

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Nationals vs Phillies: GameThread 130 of 162

The Washington Nationals start a three-city road trip in Citizens Bank Park with a three-game set against the Philadelphia Phillies. Tanner Roark vs A.J. Burnett tonight in CBP. Game Time: 7:05PM;...

Nats' Monday lineup: No Asdrubal Cabrera in CBP

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Washington Nationals' infielder Asdrubal Cabrera has put up a .264/.365/.444 line since he was acquired by the Nats last month, but he suffered an as-yet undiagnosed injury during his final at bat...

Nats' Matt Williams on Bryce Harper seeing it...

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Washington Nationals' left fielder Bryce Harper hit a double to left and a home run to right in Sunday afternoon's series finale with the San Francisco Giants. The home run was Harper's seventh of...

Wire Taps: "Hairy times..some not-to-plan moments"

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Matt Williams' description of the recently-completed homestand? "It was some hairy times and some not-to-plan moments," the Nationals' skipper said. Washington won nine of ten games. Now they head...

Strasburg struggles before Nats rally vs Giants

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The Nationals rallied from a 5-0 deficit to beat the San Francisco Giants 14-6 on Sunday afternoon. Stephen Strasburg was done with his start after just four innings. The disappointing outing came...

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