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Game 158 WPA: Exit as you enter... Nats lose, still won't give NN any run support, even though we liked him when he was only playing small clubs

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NN got no run support and there were a ton of LOB. Good times.

"My last frankin' day and you bums can't give me one frankin' run?" (Not an actual quote.)
"My last frankin' day and you bums can't give me one frankin' run?" (Not an actual quote.)
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150930-158 WPA

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  • I'm just going to pretend 2014 was his walk year and he was on some other team this year: Jordan Zimmermann (-5.8%) lets in 2 runs over 6 IP, with one walk and one K, which is OF COURSE not good enough for the Nats to win. Enjoy your last loss, loser. You deserved a better finale, and we're going to miss you.
  • Your Nats' WPA leader: Ian Desmond (+7.1%) is 0-2 with a pair of walks and no LOB, thereby leading the Nats in offensive production.
  • Why can't we ever have nice things? Bryce Harper (-12.7%) is 0-4 with an LOB and a GDP.
  • At least he didn't bunt: Wilson Ramos (-21.5%) is 0-4 with 3 LOB and a GDP to snuff a 2nd-inning, two-on, no-out rally (-12.6%).

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