1. Taylor, Espinosa Lead Nationals' Comeback over Mets

    WASHINGTON -- Michael Taylor had a tying two-out, two-run single in the eighth inning, Danny Espinosa followed with an RBI double and the Washington Nationals rallied from three runs down to beat the New York Mets 4-3 on Wednesday...

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  2. X-Rays Negative on Yunel's Hand/Wrist

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  3. Stephen Strasburg Is Destined to Bounce Back in the Season's 2nd Half

    There's no denying that the first half of the season was a disaster for Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg , but he is primed for a huge second half when he returns from the disabled list...

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  4. Jose Valverde Released by the Nationals

    Veteran reliever Jose Valverde, who's been pitching at Triple-A for the Nationals , is now a free agent after asking for and being granted his release...

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  5. Escobar Leaves Game with Apparent Injury

    Yunel Escobar left Wednesday's game in the bottom of the second inning against the New York Mets with an apparent injury to his left wrist...

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  6. Escobar Leaves Game vs. Mets with Hand/Wrist Injury

    #Nats' 3B Yunel Escobar swings over a pitch inside, tosses the bat, and falls to the ground at home plate. Looks like an issue with wrist.....

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  7. Nats Pay for Mistakes in Loss to Mets

    WASHINGTON -- The Mets showed on Tuesday night that it's going to be a race in the National League East. Eric Campbell's pinch-hit two-run single in the seventh inning proved to be ...

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  8. New York Mets vs. Washington Nationals Live Blog: Instant Analysis and Reactions

    The only two relevant teams in the National League East right now battled it out in a series finale Wednesday afternoon...

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  9. Bullpen Struggles, Nats Lose 7-2

    Joe Ross retired the first nine hitters he faced before running into some trouble in the fourth. Curtis Granderson led off the inning with a single to center and then stole second. A groundout from Ruben Tejada moved Granderson to third...

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  10. Ross Tops deGrom, but Mets Top Nats

    GAME IN A NUTSHELL: Jacob deGrom may be the reigning NL Rookie of the Year and may have been coming off a lights-out performance in the All-Star Game last week, but for six innings ...

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  11. Mets Score on Single by Campbell in the Seventh and Beat the Nats, 7-2

    Washington took a 2-1 lead on a two-run home run by Wilson Ramos in the fifth, but a two-run single by New York Mets ' pinch hitter Eric Campbell in the seventh made it a 4-2 game ...

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  12. Washington Nationals' Ian Desmond Gets Encouraging Pep Talk from Cal Ripken Jr.

    Ian Desmond is in the midst of the most disappointing season of his career. The Nationals shortstop, who's batting average has hovered around the .200 all year, wants nothing more than to turn his abysmal season around...

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  13. Nats Take 1st Game of NL East Showdown

    Divisions aren't won in July, but this week's three-game series against the New York Mets is arguably the season's biggest for the Washington Nationals to date...

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  14. Nats' Bats Come Alive Against Harvey

    GAME IN A NUTSHELL: In Game 3 of their crazy week facing some of the best pitching the NL has to offer, the Nationals stared down the Dark Knight of Gotham and for the first time in a long time lived to tell about it...

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  15. Nats Get to Harvey Early, Top Mets 7-2 to Open 'Big' Series

    Clint Robinson's two-run double to deep center was the biggest blow as the Nationals jumped on Mets starter Matt Harvey for five runs in the first three innings Monday night, and NL East-leading Washington beat second-place New York 7-2...

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  16. Washington Nationals Trade Deadline: Preview and Predictions

    There's a good chance that Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo is smarter than you, but you don't have to let him outsmart you when he implies the team won't be a presence at the July 31 trade deadline...

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  17. Rendon, Werth Progressing in Rehab

    Anthony Rendon + Jayson Werth playing tonight for Syracuse. Ryan Zimmerman working out here in DC today. Came out of yesterday's game fine...

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  18. Ross to Start Tuesday vs. Mets

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  19. Nationals Righty Lucas Giolito Impresses, as Expected

    Anyone who follows prospects knows that Washington Nationals pitching prospect Lucas Giolito comes with considerable hype...

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  20. Watch: 'Star Wars Day' Takes over Nats' Presidents Race

    Sunday's Dodgers - Nationals game at Nationals Park in D.C. occasioned Star Wars Day at the old ball-yard...

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  21. Scherzer: Greinke 'The Best' in Baseball Right Now

    WASHINGTON — After Max Scherzer's latest impressive start Sunday, he could only accept defeat and call his opponent “the best” in the game.....

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  22. Zack Greinke Dominates Nationals in Shutout

    Nationals ace Max Scherzer found himself in an early jam in the first inning. After blowing three straight fastballs by Joc Pederson to start the game, Scherzer was tagged for back-to-back singles to right by Howie Kendrick and Adrian Gonzalez...

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  23. Nationals' Espinosa Leaves Game vs. Dodgers with Suspected Injury

    Washington Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa left Saturday's contest with the Los Angeles Dodgers in the ninth inning with an apparent injury...

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  24. Power Surge: Den Dekker Lifts Nats over Dodgers After Suspension

    It took 20 hours, but the Washington Nationals finally claimed a series-opening victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

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  25. Matt Den Dekker Provides the Power in Nats' 5-3 Win

    Seldom-used Nationals outfielder Matt den Dekker smacked a two-run pinch-hit homer with two outs in the bottom of the eighth to beat the Dodgers 5-3. "I was just ready to be aggressive early," den Dekker said...

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