1. What's a Faithful Jew to Do? the Yom Kippur Baseball Dilemma

    In the two days since the Washington Nationals and the Baltimore Orioles nailed spots in the playoffs, hardcore Nats fan Lisa Goldstein has been poring over a Talmudic and logistical ...

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  2. Nationals Claim Twins' Opening Day Shortstop off Waivers

    It's not often you see a team's Opening Day shortstop get claimed off regular, non-revocable waivers in mid-September, but the Twins just lost Pedro Florimon to the Nationals on the waiver wire...

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  3. Werth as Indiana Jones, Eying WS Trophy on Cover of Today's Express

    So much to love about the front page of this morning's WaPo Express, featuring Jayson Werth as Indiana Jones, and the World Series trophy as the Idol from Raiders of the Lost Ark...

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  4. Hamels Dominates Padres Again in Phillies 5-2 Win

    Cole Hamels dominated San Diego again as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Padres 5-2 on Wednesday night, ending a three-game losing skid...

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  5. Miami Marlins Defeat Mets, End Long Road Trip 5-5

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  6. Marlins Top Mets to Complete Emotional 5-5 Road Trip

    The Marlins embarked on the just completed 10-game road trip in the wild card mix. Going 5-5 didn't keep them there, but considering the circumstances they headed home Thursday feeling pretty good...

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  7. Gee's Inconsistent Season Continues

    A microcosm of Dillon Gee's up-and-down season was on display Wednesday night in the Mets ' 4-3 loss to the Miami Marlins ...

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  8. Alvarez Pitches Marlins to 4-3 Win over Mets

    The Miami Marlins lost star pitcher Jose Fernandez to a serious elbow injury five weeks into the season and star slugger Giancarlo Stanton with 2 1/2 weeks to go...

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  9. Nationals Fall to Braves, 3-1, One Day After Clinching NL East Title

    Gio Gonzalez was originally supposed to start Wednesday against the Atlanta Braves , but that was before the Washington Nationals won the National League East on Tuesday and their merriment carried late into the night...

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  10. Bethancourt Comes Through, Braves Beat Nats to Snap 5-Game Skid

    Braves catcher Christian Bethancourt displayed his quick feet and rifle arm in the top of the sixth inning when he threw out Michael Taylor trying to steal third base for the second out, with two on and Washington ahead 1-0...

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  11. Braves Shortstop Simmons Leaves Game with Foot Injury

    Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons left the game Wednesday against the Nationals after he injured his left foot while running the bases in the first inning...

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  12. Report: Braves of Jason Heyward's Thumb X-Rays Come Back Negative

    Braves right fielder Jason Heyward exited with an apparent thumb injury in the eighth inning of Wednesday's win over the Nationals ...

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  13. Simmons Tweaks Ankle, Says It's 'Not Bad'

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  14. Heyward Left vs. Nats for X-Ray on Thumb

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  15. Braves Beat Nationals 3-1 to Snap 5-Game Skid

    Christian Bethancourt had a three-run single to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 3-1 on Wednesday night and preserve their fading playoff hopes...

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  16. Evan Gattis, out with Strep Throat, Also Diagnosed with Kidney Stones

    Braves catcher Evan Gattis has been out since September 7 with strep throat and now the team announced that he's also been diagnosed with kidney stones...

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  17. Braves Shortstop Simmons Leaves Game

    Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons left the game Wednesday against the Nationals after he appeared to suffer an injury while running the bases in the first inning...

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  18. Gattis Diagnosed with Kidney Stone

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  19. Drew Storen has supplanted Rafael Soriano in Washington Nationals' bullpen

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  20. In Papelbon's Absence, Giles Could Fill Closer's Role for Phillies

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  21. Atlanta Braves: Big Changes Needed

    As I head to Turner Field this weekend to watch our beloved Atlanta Braves I do so with far more sadness than usual.....

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  22. Final 2014 Rankings of Braves' Top 10 Prospects

    While the Atlanta Braves are playing themselves out of a playoff spot, it’s time to turn our attention to the prospects on the farm. The Braves' minor league system is not as strong as it once was...

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  23. Tonight's Nationals-Braves Lineups

    The Nationals ' clinching Tuesday night allowed them to rest their veterans, which gives tonight's lineup a March-in-Jupiter feel...

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  24. MLB Suspends Joe West for Papelbon Incident

    You'll recall that Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon was recently suspended for seven games and fined an undisclosed amount for this recent display .....

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  25. MLB Suspends Joe West for Papelbon Incident

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