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Baseball is a crazy game and heroes are made in the biggest moments: Brett Phillips! Who?

The stage was set for Randy Arozarena to walk-off on Goliath, but they walked him to pitch to Brett Phillips who had not notched a hit in a month. Who? Brett Phillips. Best known for his Arnold Horshack laugh than … Continue reading

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The Nats finish their season on a 3-game winning streak and Juan Soto crowned the batting champ!

In the Washington Nationals final 9 games of the season, they finished a very strong 7-2. But it was too little too late to do anything in the playoff race for this year. There is always next year as the … Continue reading

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Nats sweep the doubleheader and that will affect the draft order!

Since the Nats were 19-31 they have gone 6-3 for some of their best baseball of the season. Where was this in August? Oh well, it is nice to see the effort, and Anibal Sanchez pitched a solid game en … Continue reading

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Paolo Espino pitches and Yadiel Hernandez walk-off on the Phillies!

A 33-year-old callup started the second game of this doubleheader, and a rookie callup who will be 33 in 2 weeks hit a 2-run walkoff home run to lift the Washington Nationals to a doubleheader sweep over the Phillies. Yadiel … Continue reading

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The Nats are doing their best to be a spoiler and take this game from the Phillies!

Sometimes you need a little bit of luck to win a baseball game, and the Washington Nationals had luck on their side in this one. Starter Anibal Sanchez gave up 4 hits and 4 walks over 5.0 innings on 105 … Continue reading

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The Nats score 15 in this one and are now a 20-game winner! Braymer with a one-hitter!

On the day, the Nats scored 16-runs — 1 in the first game of the doubleheader and 15 in the second game of the doubleheader. The Nats gave up no earned runs today, and Ben Braymer won his first career start … Continue reading

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Luis Garcia hits a homer to Clearwater to win the game; Voth pitches a good one!

The Nats took an Austin Voth 5-inning one run performance to the 9th inning with a 2-1 lead, and Daniel Hudson suffered a blown save and then vultured the win when the 20-year-old, Luis Garcia, smashed a 427 foot homer … Continue reading

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Nats blow the save in the 9th with a 3-run lead to take the W in the 12th!

Two games in a row the Nats took a 5-0 lead into the middle innings to see the lead squandered in the bullpen, but on this night in extra innings the combination of Kyle Finnegan (2 IP 0 ER) and … Continue reading

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A 5-0 Nats lead evaporated in the bullpen; Nats lose 7-6

This was a gut punch loss. The Nats were in control by a 5-0 lead and slowly the Nats starter Austin Voth was bending and had to be pulled at 4 1/3 inning and 3 earned runs. With a 5-3 … Continue reading

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Anibal Sanchez puts together a good start and the bats back him up for the W!

The Nats swept the American League’s best team, and have now won four times in five games to make you wonder if this is the hot streak the Nats needed. Anibal Sanchez went five innings of shutout baseball but ran … Continue reading

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