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Wire Taps: Shawn Kelley most effective reliever in majors; Matt Belisle begins rehab; Mets fans invade (unsuccessfully)

What were you doing the last twenty-four hours when you should have been reading all the news on the Washington Nationals? It's okay, we collected it for you...

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You get a homer! You get a homer! You get a homer! Ben Revere gets a homer! (Wait, no. That can't be right. It is?)

Here's the latest from Nationals Park.

A bunch of Mets fans came down to Nationals Park to support Matt Harvey
Needless to say, it didn't go all that well.

Shawn Kelley is the most effective reliever in the Majors
Pay no attention to last night's home run (he was going to give up a run eventually, wasn't he?), but instead focus on how Kelley, in multiple ways, and from multiple viewpoints, is among the best relievers in the Majors, if not the best reliever in all of baseball.

Belisle begins rehab
The righty threw a scoreless inning for Class A Advanced Potomac last night.

Warm air means lots of home runs... right?
The dingers flew in BP, and during the game. Happy summer!

When Major League Baseball bet against the Orioles, they lost
The Nationals and Rob Manfred are still waiting for their check from MASN - and it's been a long, long, long time. Not to mention that when the Nationals do get their hefty check, MASN may not have the money to subsidize it, meaning that Rob Manfred may need to convince some other entity to take over MASN.

Today's Game: Mets vs Nationals - 1:05 PM (MASN, MLB Network, WJFK)
Probable Pitchers: Steven Matz (6-1, 2.81 ERA) vs Tanner Roark (3-3, 2.89 ERA)