1. Bryce Harper Hoping for a Breakout After DL Return

    Since he returned to the Nationals lineup, Bryce Harper hasn't quite looked like himself. He entered Thursday's game just 4 for 28 with one extra-base hit, four walks and 11 strikeouts...

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  2. Desmond Leaves Game With Hand Injury

    Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond left Thursday's game against the Orioles due to an apparent hand injury suffered in the top of the eighth inning...

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  3. Video: Rendon Thanks Fans Via Instagram

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  4. Nationals Switch on Power, Move into First Place

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  5. Nats' Harper, Zimmerman and Ramos Enduring a Prolonged Power Outage

    Sherlock Holmes once solved a murder and the theft of a famous racehorse because he investigated “the curious incident of the dog in the nighttime.” But the dog did nothing in the nighttime, a Scotland Yard detective said...

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  6. Cole Hamels Would Allow a Trade to the Nationals

    Sitting in last place with the third-highest payroll in the majors, the Philadelphia Phillies appear close to a massive breakup...

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  7. Stuart Wallace: The Scoop on LaRoche's Stellar Glove Work

    Playing a position known more for offensive contributions from players who often lack the defensive skills to play elsewhere, Adam LaRoche has become a unique commodity for his glove work...

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  8. Williams on Harper's Struggles at the Plate: "He'll Be Fine"

    Nationals left fielder Bryce Harper went 0-for-3 Monday in the loss to the Orioles . He has gone just 3-for-20 (.150) in the past six games with 10 strikeouts...

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  9. Bryce Harper Still the Right MLB Superstar to Build Franchise Around

    Before we get on with what, I think, is going to be something like my 16th spirited defense of Bryce Harper , I must grant that this is one for the "had you told me" file...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 18,848 reads 43 comments

  10. If Desmond Won't Stay for $90 Million, Nats Need to Start Shopping

    Turn down $90 million, and it's probably safe to assume that your team is going to start looking for a potential replacement...

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  11. Nationals Deserve More Than One All-Star, and Soriano Is Biggest Omission

    After Rafael Soriano hurled a perfect eight-pitch ninth inning to save Washington's 2-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday, their seventh victory in eight games, the Nationals ...

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  12. Nationals Pitcher Jordan Zimmermann Named NL All-Star

    Washington, D.C. -- Washington pitcher Jordan Zimmermann had more on his mind than the Chicago Cubs when he took the mound July 6 at Nationals Park. And most of the thoughts were good ones...

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  13. Harper: 'Going to Take a Little Time to Get Back into It'

    Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper, who returned to the lineup Monday after missing roughly two months with a thumb injury, understands that it's tough to have immediate success after such a lengthy absence...

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  14. Bryce Harper hitting sixth because timing is 'a little tick off'

    Earlier in the week, Nationals Manager Matt Williams hoped to ease Bryce Harper back into the lineup by hitting him sixth in the lineup but he added he didn't intend to do that for long...

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  15. Gio Gonzalez Dominates Cubs and Dominates Late

    For those thinking big picture, perhaps the most important inning of Gio Gonzalez's dominant performance against the Cubs is the one he didn't pitch...

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  16. Jayson Werth's Adjustment to His Stance Pays off at the Plate

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  17. Mike Rizzo Keeps Trade Ideas in an Unhackable Notebook

    The Houston Astros experienced an organization worst nightmare last week, when 10 months of their trade talks were leaked and disseminated on Deadspin after their internal computer database was hacked...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 66 reads 0 comments

  18. Tony Kornheiser Says Bryce Harper-Matt Williams Is RGIII and Shanahan

    Three days into Lineupghazi, three Washington Post sports columnists have weighed in on Bryce Harper vs. Matt Williams...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 149 reads 0 comments

  19. Desmond's Homer Lifts Nationals Past Rockies 4-3

    WASHINGTON -- After a replay review, Ian Desmond's solo homer provided the go-ahead run and the Washington Nationals rallied from a three-run deficit for 4-3 win over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night, sweeping the three-game series...

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  20. Nationals Trade Rumors: Ross Detwiler Could Be Up for Grabs

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  21. Nationals Stock Watch: Gio Gonzalez on the rebound?

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  22. Nationals Start Fast, Never Look Back in Win over Rockies

    With the hubbub (and a dash of controversy) of Monday night behind them, the Nationals got down to business tonight and resumed the grind of the season with their healthy lineup still intact...

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  23. Strasburg Bounces Back in Rout of Rockies

    Stephen Strasburg bounced back from his worst outing of the season with 7 2/3 dominant innings, and Jayson Werth had two doubles and three RBIs in the Washington Nationals ' 7-1 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night...

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  24. Washington Nationals Trade Rumors: Latest Updates, News and Reaction

    The National League East is up for grabs this season, so the Washington Nationals will have to figure out whether they need to make a deal at the 2014 MLB trade deadline or whether they should go with what they have...

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  25. Healthy Bryce Harper Shows How He Can Boost Nationals Lineup to New Level

    Many moons from now, we're probably not going to be singing songs of Bryce Harper 's return from the disabled list on June 30, 2014. In this moment, however, Harper's return is at least worth talking about...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 60,136 reads 17 comments