1. Fister, Frandsen Both OK After Twisting Ankles

    DENVER -- The Nationals may be starting to catch breaks on the injury front that weren't falling their way earlier this season...

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  2. Healthy Lineup Has Become NL's Most Productive

    For months, they pined for the day they would be able to field a healthy lineup, recognizing they couldn't truly evaluate themselves until all eight of their Opening Day starters were back together again...

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  3. Duda's Solo Blast

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  4. Highlights: deGrom's Stellar Start

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  5. Jordan Zimmermann Returns After Biceps Strain

    After one of his five innings Tuesday night, Jordan Zimmermann walked into the Nationals dugout and announced for anyone within earshot, “I don't know where my fastball is going...

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  6. Braves' Rally Comes Up Short After Minor Struggles

    ATLANTA -- Given that Nathan Eovaldi and Henderson Alvarez stand as the opposition in the final two games of this four-game set, the Braves certainly did not want to drop two straight to the Marlins ...

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  7. Braves' McDowell Says Majors 'Different Animal' for Reliever Simmons

    After rookie right-hander Shae Simmons allowed the winning runs in the 10th inning of the Braves ' 3-1 loss to the Marlins on Monday, he said he wasn't quite sure why his last few outings have been lackluster...

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  8. DeGrom Tames Mariners in Mets 3-1 Victory

    SEATTLE -- Jacob deGrom allowed five hits and a run in seven impressive innings, Lucas Duda hit a mammoth home run and the New York Mets beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 Tuesday night...

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  9. Franco Leaves Game with Back Tightness

    ALLENTOWN -- Lehigh Valley's Maikel Franco, The Inquirer's No. 2 Phillies prospect, left Tuesday's 7-6 loss to visiting Buffalo at the end of the fourth inning with back tightness...

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  10. Nats Win for Sixth Time in Last 7 Games

    DENVER — Ryan Zimmerman sat in the dirt just past first base at Coors Field, facing another potential crossroads in a season already marked by too many of them...

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  11. Familiar Foe Helps Giants Top Phils in 14

    The Philadelphia Phillies were reminded of what could have been Tuesday against the San Francisco Giants ...

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  12. Zimmerman Exits vs. Rockies with Hamstring Strain

    Ryan Zimmerman left tonight's game with a right hamstring strain, per #Nats Manager Matt Williams. He will have an MRI tomorrow...

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  13. LaRoche's 3-Run HR Helps Nats Past Rockies 7-4

    DENVER -- Adam LaRoche hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh, Anthony Rendon had three hits and the Washington Nationals rallied to beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4 on Tuesday night...

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  14. Marlins Win 3rd Straight for 1st Time in Month

    ATLANTA -- The prospects looked bleak. It hardly seemed possible. But in three days' time, Brad Hand and Jacob Turner — two pitchers struggling for their major-league existence — each recorded wins for the Marlins ...

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  15. Marlins Jump out Early for 1-Run Win over Braves

    The Miami Marlins defeated the Atlanta Braves 6-5 on Tuesday night. Miami took an early lead and Steve Cishek was able to put an end to Atlanta's late rally...

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  16. Braves Dig Too Deep of Hole Early to Marlins

    In what feels almost like an obituary, Mike Minor was thrashed by the Marlins on Tuesday night lasting only 3 1/3 innings in a 6-5 Braves loss...

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  17. Minor Struggles in Braves' Home Loss

    After a career year for the Braves in 2013, left-hander Mike Minor hasn't been the reliable starter they urgently need in the rotation this season...

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  18. Turner, Marlins Hold on over Braves 6-5

    ATLANTA -- Jacob Turner allowed two runs in his bid for a permanent return to Miami's rotation and the Marlins knocked Mike Minor out of the game early in their 6-5 win over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night...

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  19. Grandy's Illness, CY's Injured Calf Test Mets' Depth

    SEATTLE -- For most of this month, Mets manager Terry Collins has struggled to find playing time for all six natural outfielders on his roster...

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  20. Marlins Not Shopping McGehee, Might Sign Him to Multi-Year Deal

    Casey McGehee entered play on Tuesday evening with a batting average (.322) that is 54 points above his career mean (.268) and an RBI total (56) that ranks ninth in the National League ...

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  21. Phillies Place Mayberry on DL, Recall Ruf

    Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday placed outfielder John Mayberry Jr. on the 15-day disabled list with left wrist inflammation and recalled outfielder Darin Ruf from Triple-A Lehigh Valley...

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  22. Justin Upton Downplays Ground Ball Against Marlins

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  23. Phillies Place John Mayberry Jr. on DL with Wrist Inflammation

    #PhilliesUpdate: John Mayberry Jr. placed on DL w/ left wrist inflammation. @Druf15 recalled from @IronPigs & will be avail to play tonight...

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  24. Rice to Undergo Elbow Surgery

    SEATTLE -- Left-handed reliever Scott Rice will undergo surgery on Wednesday to remove a bone spur and relocate a nerve in his pitching elbow...

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  25. Marlins' Stanton Would Be Turned off If Steve Cishek Is Dealt

    After watching the Marlins routinely trade players to dump salary, All-Star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton has made it known that he wants to see the team start showing franchise stability and a commitment to winning...

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