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Game #150 Gray in Miami

Tonight on the mound for the Washington Nationals is RHP Josiah Gray. against the Marlins in Miami. This starts this weekend’s series and the final one south of DC this season.

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Meneses, Abrams, and Vargas have changed the dynamics for the Washington Nationals!

The date was August 14 when Luis Garcia was placed on the IL with a groin injury, which then opened the door for rookie CJ Abrams at shortstop. Abrams would join a group of mostly career minor leaguers plus veterans … Continue reading

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Game #149 Finale in Atlanta

We have early afternoon baseball in Atlanta leading into a day-off in Miami tomorrow. This is another salvage game in a series for the Washington Nationals. A sentence that has been repeated too many times since the end of the … Continue reading

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Game #148 Two veteran starters on the mound tonight!

The Nats have about four more starts for Patrick Corbin remaining this season, and he has a tall task tonight against the Atlanta Braves. In his three starts in September, Corbin has pitched to a 3.20 ERA and averaging over … Continue reading

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Game #147 Fifteen to go!

Washington Nationals vs. Atlanta Braves Stadium: Truist Park, Atlanta, Georgia 1st Pitch:  7:20 pm EDT TV: MASN, Bally Sports Southeast, MLB app (out-of-market only) Nats Radio: 106.7 The Fan and via the MLB app Lineups (subject to change without notice):

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Game #146 Nats finish this series with the Marlins

Try to explain the unexplainable in baseball? The Washington Nationals were 1-12 before the trade deadline against the Marlins and since then have now gone 2-0 before today’s tough matchup against Sandy Alcantara.

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Game #145 Nats just reached the 50 mark!

The Washington Nationals enter this game with a 50-94 record, and with 18-games remaining, it is just time to concentrate on evaluating players for next season. While the bullpen is in the best shape for next season, the starting rotation … Continue reading

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CJ Abrams keeps flashing 4-tools!

Two weeks ago, there were some Washington Nationals fans who wanted to send CJ Abrams packing to some farm, far away. He was hitting just .207 and looked kind of lost out there. Then all of a sudden he had … Continue reading

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Game #144 Josiah Gray’s start

The Washington Nationals begin a weekend series with the Miami Marlins. They will pitch former Nats’ top prospect Jesus Luzardo.

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Game #142 Angelos vs. Lerner

This could be the final countdown on Angelos vs. Lerner on the field and in the courtrooms. The owners of the Orioles and Nationals have been embroiled in legal battles for over a decade. On the field, not so much … Continue reading

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