Wire Taps: Nationals vs Braves Tonight In Atlanta

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Still hurting from last night's 4-3 loss? Still upset with Rafael Soriano for giving up the ninth inning, three-run home run that turned a 3-1 lead into a one-run loss? The Nationals don't have...

Rafael Soriano Blows Lead In 9th, 4-3 Giants

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Nationals' right-hander Dan Haren gave up just one run in six innings of work and a three-run third inning gave the Nats a 3-1 lead that lasted until there were two outs in the top of the ninth...

Nats' Lineup vs Giants: + More #WerthIt Love

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Washington Nationals' outfielder Jayson Werth is putting up ridiculous numbers so far in August, but it's the continuation of a year-long stretch in which the 34-year-old, 11-year veteran has...

Nats Recall Storen, Option Mattheus To Triple-A

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After Ryan Mattheus struggled again last night in a relief appearance against the San Francisco Giants, the Washington Nationals made the decision to option the right-hander to Triple-A Syracuse...

Nationals Sign 16yo Int'l FA 3B Anderson Franco

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The Washington Nationals announced this morning that they'd signed 16-year-old international free agent third baseman Anderson Franco to what Baseball America is reporting is a $900,000 deal. Nats'...

Span's "A True Defensive Ballhawk CF-Type Of Guy."

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Davey Johnson didn't think Denard Span would get there. Ian Desmond believed. Rafael Soriano gave up what could have been a game-tying or winning hit, but Denard Span's catch in center field saved...

Game 119 WPA: Ups and downs. Nats 6, SF 5

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I think Span's dramatic, game-ending catch kind of summed this one up.

448ft? Nats 6-5 Over Giants For Fifth Straight Win

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Jordan Zimmermann wasn't as efficient as he probably hoped to be, but the Washington Nationals' right-hander surrendered just one run in seven innings of work and the Nats won their fifth straight...

Nats' Lineup: Harper Back In, Kurt Suzuki Catching

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Bryce Harper's back in after sitting for a game with flu-like symptoms, but Wilson Ramos is out after tweaking his hamstring last night. The good news is that the Nats' catcher doesn't think the...

Rizzo & Johnson On Gio & Werth And The Nats' Pulse

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Yes, Gio Gonzalez and Jayson Werth had a heated exchange in the dugout during last night's game, but the Washington Nationals' GM and Manager see it as a sign of life from a team that's fighting to...

Understanding Tim Lincecum's Highs and Lows

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Tim Lincecum's early career dominance is well known, as was his 2012 performance slide. This PDB looks at Lincecum's primary offerings -- fastball, sinker, and change -- and compares the righty's...

Gio Has Back Issues, Wilson Ramos Day-To-Day...

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The Nationals beat the Giants, 4-2, but after Washington's fourth straight win, some drama in the dugout of the home team was the main topic of conversation as Gio Gonzalez and Jayson Werth had a...

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