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The miracle run is complete! The Washington Nationals are World Series champs!

If you believe in crazy proclamations, the departing free agent stood in Clearwater Florida during Spring Training and talked about bringing a title back to D.C., and it has now happened. The miracle run is now complete. The Nationals went … Continue reading

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Strasburg goes to 5-0 to set a postseason record as he and Rendon force Game 7!

When the Nats were in another elimination game, it was Stephen Strasburg to the rescue as he went 8 1/3 innings of 2 run baseball for his 5th win (a MLB record) of the postseason and the biggest win of … Continue reading

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The #Nats take a 2-0 lead in the World Series and now have home field advantage!

At the end of the 6th inning of this second game of the World Series, this was a pitcher’s duel between Justin Verlander and Stephen Strasburg who were knotted in a 2-2 game. As Verlander was tiring, he got ambushed … Continue reading

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Juan Soto makes his presence felt in his first World Series!

The Washington Nationals were given no chance to win tonight. We had heard all of the statistics that the analysts were coming up with to make it seem like a waste of time to show up since Gerrit Cole had … Continue reading

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The Nats are World Series bound with a sweep of the Cardinals!

In the Wild Card era, there have only been seven teams now who have swept an LCS (league championship series). The Atlanta Braves were the first to do it 1995, and you know what they did that year in the … Continue reading

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Stephen Strasburg’s gem takes Nats starters to 25 2/3 scoreless! Nats up 3-0!

This advertised pitcher’s duel became one-sided as the Nats smashed Jack Flaherty and knocked him out at the 4.0 inning mark with 4 earned runs, and Stephen Strasburg went 7.0 innings on 117 pitches of baseball with no earned runs, … Continue reading

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Scherzer almost matches Anibal’s gem as the Nats take Game 2 to go 2-0!

“Anything you can do I can do better,” seemed to be the song Max Scherzer was humming as he tried to one-up Anibal Sanchez who was four outs from a no-hitter yesterday, and Scherzer got close taking a no-hitter into … Continue reading

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“Cy” Anibal Sanchez throws the one-hit near-no-no! Nats win 2-0!

The Nationals shocked the Cardinals to take game one of this NLCS behind a near-no-hitter from Anibal Sanchez that ended with two outs in the 8th inning. Sanchez cruised in this game, and made big pitches when he had to. … Continue reading

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7 unanswered runs to win the NLDS as Nats come from behind to advance!

The Washington Nationals needed to stay in the fight and wait for their moments — and they did and finally got over the proverbial hump to advance past the NLDS. This NLDS squad capitalized on future Hall-of-Famer Clayton Kershaw who … Continue reading

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The Nats needed Cy Max and he delivered, and so did Zim!

The Nats needed the best version of Max Scherzer, and he showed up as Cy Max at the right time going 7.0 innings of one run baseball for a huge 6-1 win to stave off elimination and send this back … Continue reading

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