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Josh Bell rung up the 1st career win for Paolo Espino at age 34!

With this Washington Nationals win today, not only did the 34 year old Paolo Espino earn his first career win; it also was another series sweep for the Nats as they¬† improved to 30-35 with this 4-game winning streak. With … Continue reading

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A Corbin gem, great defense, Yan Gomes grand slam = a Nats win!

The Washington Nationals got into the dreaded bases loaded spot where they have struggled to a .143 batting average entering this game, and this time put together back-to-back hits from Josh Harrison and a grand slam by Yan Gomes to … Continue reading

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The Nats take care of business behind Kyle Schwarber’s bat!

As we celebrated the 246th birthday of the US Army, there were more than helicopters flying over Nationals Park after the quartet of helo’s were a pre-game warmup for the crescendo as Kyle Schwarber smashed the game-winning home run in … Continue reading

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The Nats get an 8.0 inning gem from Joe Ross and 2 bombs from Schwarber to split this series!

When you look at it, Joe Ross had some amazing stuff going today. It wasn’t no-hit stuff, but it was the stuff of aces. He went 8.0 innings of 5-hit baseball with no runs, no walks, and 9 strikeouts. The … Continue reading

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Nats win a thriller in 11 innings with big power from #11

With two home runs from Ryan Zimmerman, and one bomb from Juan Soto, the Washington Nationals were able to win it with some small ball in 11 innings. The final score was a 9-7 win in Tampa, and a split … Continue reading

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A Max Scherzer gem; A Soto blast; And the Phillies don’t do the little things!

This game lived up to the expectations of dueling aces on the mound, and it was Max Scherzer who bested Zack Wheeler for the Curly W in a 2-1 game, and Scherzer’s 180th career win. Both pitchers went into the … Continue reading

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Jon Lester sets up the Nats to win it!

On short-rest, Jon Lester gave it everything he had over 5 2/3 innings and 87 hard fought pitches to hold the Braves to just one run. Lester exited with a 3-1 lead that was blown by a combination of Tanner … Continue reading

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Nats sweep ’em in unconventional ways!

The Washington Nationals won’t go 19-31 this season as they just earned their 20th win of the season in a 3-game sweep of the team from Baltimore. Starting pitcher Patrick Corbin struggled in the first inning and his offense backed … Continue reading

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Best come-from-behind win of the season from down by 5!

You have to love the Washington Nationals ability to stay in the fight as they came from behind a 5-run deficit to win this game by a final score of 12-9. The team put together their comeback with the help … Continue reading

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Strasburg comes back strong and Josh Bell and Kyle Schwarber ignite the offense!

The Washington Nationals got a 5 1/3 inning, zero run outing, from Stephen Strasburg who returned from the IL to put the Nats in the winner’s circle. Of course the 9th inning with a 4-run lead wasn’t enough to have … Continue reading

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