1. Nationals Prospect Reynaldo Lopez Is a Name to Know

    Let's imagine the Nationals drafted a right-handed amateur pitcher out of high school two years ago, in the second round or so. He would be 20 now...

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  2. Nationals Have Grown into Role as Favorites to Reach 2014 World Series

    Late Thursday afternoon, Anthony Rendon stood at his locker inside the Washington Nationals ' clubhouse and eschewed joy for measured caution...

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  3. Nats Shut Down Top Prospect Giolito for Season

    WASHINGTON -- Nationals right-hander Doug Fister announced after Friday's 10 -3 loss to the Giants that he had skin cancer removed from his neck earlier in the week.....

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  4. Nationals Chase Lincecum Early, Defeat Giants 6-2

    WASHINGTON -- Jordan Zimmermann pitched eight strong innings, Asdrubal Cabrera homered and the Washington Nationals kept up their dominance of two-time Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum, beating the San Francisco Giants 6-2 Saturday...

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  5. Nationals select contract of OF Nate Schierholtz, option Michael A. Taylor

    Adding a left-handed option to their bench, the Washington Nationals selected the contract of outfielder Nate Schierholtz on Saturday morning, optioned outfielder Michael A...

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  6. Nationals win streak ends with a thud in 10-3 loss to the Giants

    The impossible had grown inevitable over the past 10 days for the Washington Nationals , and so the fans at Nationals Park buzzed with anticipation late into Friday night...

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  7. Nats fall to Giants, win streak snapped at 10

    If they wanted to become the first Washington baseball club to win 11 games in a row since 1933, the Nationals were going to need to beat Tim Hudson and a very good Giants team...

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  8. Strasburg Armed and Ready for Stretch Run

    Two years ago this month, word started spreading that the Nationals were going to shut down Stephen Strasburg for the season...

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  9. Giants-Nationals Preview

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  10. Syracuse Chiefs and Nationals Trying to Pull off a Rare Title Double Play

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  11. Nats' Zimmerman Takes Significant Step in Recovery

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  12. Washington Nationals Match Franchise Record with 10-Game Winning Streak

    The Washington Nationals won a 10th consecutive game Thursday, matching the franchise record for longest winning streak, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  13. Nats' Fister Again Deploying His Sinker, Now That He Has a Competent Defense

    Heading into Friday night's start against the San Francisco Giants , Nationals right-hander Fister has gone seven-plus innings and allowed two runs or less in five consecutive starts...

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  14. Nationals the Cream of the Crop in NL East

    Writers for ESPN.com receive a voluminous amount of reader feedback, and much of it comes from fans whose passion outweighs their judgment or even their grip on reality...

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  15. Williams Takes Rain Check on Ruth Impression

    This week Nationals manager Matt Williams revealed a goal for his team: win 10 straight and he'll do his impression of Babe Ruth, an act he gained attention for in the early 1990s as a member of the San Francisco Giants ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 7 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  16. Error in ninth lifts Nationals to 10th straight win, 1-0, over Diamondbacks

    By the bottom of the ninth Thursday afternoon, rain had stopped dripping from the steel-gray sky above Nationals Park and the Washington Nationals had turned a harebrained daydream into vivid possibility...

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  17. Scorching Nationals Finally Reach NL-Best Potential in 10-Game Win Streak

    In the immediate aftermath of Thursday evening's team-record-tying 10th straight victory , it's apparent that the Washington Nationals are finally living up to their potential ...

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  18. Nationals Walk off Again, 1-0 over D-Backs on Walk-off Error

    The Washington Nationals and Arizona Diamondbacks went into bottom of the ninth inning at 0-0 with Gio Gonzalez and Wade Miley battling on the mound before the Nats won it on another walk-off, this time a walk-off error!! 10 straight wins...

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  19. Instant Analysis: Nats 1, Diamondbacks 0

    GAME IN A NUTSHELL: Throughout the Nationals ' recent winning streak, they have found a variety of ways to win. Some have been pretty, some have been ugly. .....

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  20. Nats Walk off on Error

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  21. Ryan Zimmerman Throws for the First Time Since Straining Hamstring

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  22. Young Washington Nationals Fan Takes Foul Ball to Head While Falling onto Field

    So many things went wrong for this poor kid, all at the same time. A young Nationals fan found himself bruised and covered in dirt after a series of unfortunate events at Nationals Park on Wednesday night...

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  23. Nationals Win 9th in Row, Nip D-Backs in 9th

    Bryce Harper has a suggestion for those looking for the perfect word to describe the Washington Nationals ' recent run of walk-off victories and nine straight wins overall...

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  24. Nats' Win Streak Hits 9 on Another Walk-off

    The Washington Nationals won their ninth straight game when pinch hitter Anthony Rendon singled home Bryce Harper in the ninth inning Wednesday night for a 3-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

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  25. Nats Lineup: Rendon Sits for 1st Time in 62 Gms

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