1. Zimmermann Expected to Avoid DL After MRI Shows Biceps Strain

    An MRI exam on Jordan Zimmermann's right arm revealed a biceps strain and no structural damage to his shoulder or elbow, Manager Matt Williams said, and the Nationals are confident Zimmermann will not even require a stint on the disabled list...

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  2. Phillies Are Team to Watch at Trade Deadline

    The Phillies have had a rather interesting season, having just put together their second five-game winning streak but still standing in last place in a division without a standout...

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  3. Zimmerman's 10th-Inning Hit Lifts Nats over Phils

    PHILADELPHIA -- Ryan Zimmerman singled in the go-ahead run with two outs in the 10th inning, and Jayson Werth homered and had three RBIs to lead the Washington Nationals to a 5-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night...

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  4. Zimmermann Has Bicep Strain, No Plans for DL

    MRI results on Jordan Zimmermann were good, per #Nats Manager Matt Williams. Revealed a slight bicep strain. As of now no plans to DL...

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  5. Big Hits off Bench Lift Mets over Marlins 5-4

    NEW YORK -- Chris Young and rookie Eric Campbell delivered big hits off the bench in the late innings to rally the surging New York Mets past the Miami Marlins 5-4 on Saturday. ...

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  6. Johnson Hits 2 HRs, Minor Homers, Braves Beat Cubs

    CHICAGO -- Chris Johnson homered twice and pitcher Mike Minor hit his second career home run, leading the Atlanta Braves over the Chicago Cubs 11-6 on Saturday...

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  7. Carlos Ruiz Aims to Begin Rehabbing Next Week

    Carlos Ruiz will head to Clearwater, Florida to take batting practice and work on blocking baseballs for a few days with the intent of beginning a rehab assignment on Friday, according to Corey Seidman of CSN Philly...

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  8. Ian Desmond Returns vs. Phillies

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  9. Marlins' Henderson Alvarez Replaces Zimmermann on NL Roster

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  10. Miami Marlins Starter Henderson Alvarez Hit Hard in Loss to New York Mets

    It had to end sometime. Henderson Alvarez's team-record run of leading the Marlins to victories in 10 consecutive starts came to a halt Friday night with a series of thumps...

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  11. Marlins Lose First Alvarez Start Since May 16

    The Marlins losing a Henderson Alvarez game was surprising. They were 10-0 in Alvarez's last 10 starts and 12-1 over his last 13...

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  12. Wheeler Rolls into All-Star Break

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  13. Jordan Zimmermann Leaves with Biceps Cramp

    All-star right-hander Jordan Zimmermann, the starting pitcher the Nationals view as their ace, exited in the fourth inning of his start Friday night with a cramp in his right biceps...

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  14. Rapid Reaction: Mets 7, Marlins 1

    First Miami loses LeBron. And now this? Zack Wheeler continued his career domination of the Miami Marlins and Lucas Duda and David Wright contributed two-run homers as the Mets won Friday's series opener, 7-1, at Citi Field...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 day ago 52 reads 0 comments

  15. Wright, Duda Power Surging Mets Past Marlins 7-1

    David Wright went 4 for 4 with a mammoth homer, Lucas Duda also hit a long two-run shot and the New York Mets rocked recent nemesis Henderson Alvarez in a 7-1 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night...

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  16. A.J. Burnett Lifts Phillies to Fifth Straight Win

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  17. Nats Lose Zimmermann, Fall to Phillies 6-2

    This game already wasn't going particularly well for the Nationals when things really turned sour in the bottom of the fourth, for reasons having nothing to do with the scoreboard...

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  18. Zimmermann Leaves Game with Right Bicep Cramp

    Jordan Zimmermann left tonight's game with a right bicep cramp, per #Nats Manager Matt Williams. Expected to get a precautionary MRI tmrw...

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  19. Rollins' HRs Lead Phillies over Nats

    Jimmy Rollins homered twice and A.J. Burnett pitched 7 2/3 strong innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to their fifth straight victory, 6-2 over the Washington Nationals on Friday night...

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  20. Harper's Solo Shot

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  21. Matt Williams: 'No Issue' with Buck Showalter Yelling at Jayson Werth

    Jayson Werth said he still felt “pretty sore” Friday afternoon from the foul ball he took off his left foot in the final at-bat of Thursday night's loss...

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  22. Zimmermann Exits Start in Fourth with Injury

    Nationals right-hander Jordan Zimmermann left Friday night's game against the Phillies in the bottom of the fourth inning with an undisclosed injury...

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  23. Jordan Zimmermann Leaves Early vs. Phillies

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  24. Ruggiano Single Lifts Cubs Past Braves 5-4

    CHICAGO -- Justin Ruggiano hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning Friday that sent the Chicago Cubs over the Atlanta Braves 5-4...

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  25. Boras: 14- to 16-Month Rehab Best After T.J.

    Count Scott Boras in the conservative camp regarding how Matt Harvey as well as other pitchers recovering from Tommy John surgery should proceed...

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