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Victor Robles hangs a blown save on the Braves who walk-it-off soon after!

There is a saying that you must know your player. Manager Dave Martinez should have known that Fernando Rodney has never had an inning this season in his MLB tenure where he has held a team to no runs when … Continue reading

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Game #96 Nats have a new twist to MBFA

In a rare occurence, tonight’s starting battery of Patrick Corbin and Yan Gomes are celebrating birthdays today. Birthdays deserve a celebration! In the Washington Nationals clubhouse, Gerardo Parra brought back what has been missing since Michael Morse was traded away … Continue reading

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The Nats start this 4-game series in Atlanta with a blowout win! Strasburg does it with his arm and bat!

The first inning almost knocked out Stephen Strasburg who had to work out of trouble and a 30-pitch first inning in which he only gave up one-run to survive and thrive in this game. After that, Strasburg rolled and was … Continue reading

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Game #95 This is the series of the year in Atlanta!

The schedulers backloaded over 60% of the Nats/Braves games after the All-Star break. For high drama, it will work out well for the fans and the networks. ESPN has flexed the Sunday afternoon game to be their Sunday night game. … Continue reading

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Fedde does his job; the bullpen collapsed in a Nats loss

There will be a lot of second-guessing in this one as Erick Fedde exited after the 6th inning with a 2-1 lead but a low pitch count of 66 pitches. Only manager Dave Martinez can give his reasons for pulling … Continue reading

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Game #94 Erick Fedde gets the call-up for today and a rant about the schedule!

This series between the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles was once a good rivalry, and MASN hyped it as the “Battle of the Beltways” which was a catchy moniker for the main event if it was a heavyweight fight. On … Continue reading

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Nats win their 50th game in an 8-1 game! Voth with the W!

The Washington Nationals got this win in a blow-out, but it was tense in the first inning when starting pitcher Austin Voth loaded the bases with a walk and two hit-by-pitches with one out. Voth worked his way out of … Continue reading

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Game #93 Nats are in Baltimore for a two-game series

The Nationals are back in the region, but as visitors in Orioles Park at Camden Yards for a two-game series that begins tonight. It appears that Austin Voth will start today’s game, and Erick Fedde tomorrow night to set the … Continue reading

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The Nats win the series but lose the finale

The Nationals clawed back in this game, and got the game to a 3-3 tie but could not get the lead. Instead of going to today’s closer Fernando Rodney, manager Dave Martinez gave the inningĀ  to Matt Grace for the … Continue reading

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Game #92 Anibal Sanchez takes Scherzer’s spot today!

For a week, Max Scherzer was penciled in as the starter to pitch this afternoon in Philadelphia. It was then revealed that Scherzer was scratched with a balky back and he has now been placed on the 10-day IL. Anibal … Continue reading

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