Astros (4) @ Nationals (2)

Saturday, Mar 16, 2013, 6:05 PM EDT

Space Coast Stadium - Viera, FL

Grapefruit League GameThread: Nats vs Tigers

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Ross Detwiler takes the mound for the Washington Nationals in Grapefruit League action from Lakeland, Florida's Joker Marchant Stadium where the Nats and their 26-year-old left-hander take on the Detroit Tigers.

GIF: Astros Defeat Nationals 4-2

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A recap using GIFs of the Houston Astros' 4-2 victory over the Washington Nationals.

Astros 4-2 Over Nats: Strasburg Ks 8 in 5.1 IP

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Washington Nationals' right-hander Stephen Strasburg struck out eight Houston Astros in 5.1 IP tonight in Viera, Florida's Space Coast Stadium, but the starter's fellow '09 1st Round pick Drew Storen struggled in the eighth and gave up the lead.

Grapefruit League GameThread: Nats vs Astros

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Stephen Strasburg on the mound. Ryan Zimmerman at third. The Washington Nationals send what looks like it will be their Opening Day lineup out tonight to take on the Houston Astros in Grapefruit League action live from Space Coast Stadium.

Ryan Zimmerman Plays 3rd For 1st Time This Spring

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Washington Nationals' third baseman Ryan Zimmerman will test his shoulder in live action for the first time this Spring when the Nats take on the Houston Astros at 6:05 pm EST in Viera, Florida's Space Coast Stadium.

Norris Or Harrell Could Be Traded To Cards

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Could Astros pitchers Bud Norris or Lucas Harrell be traded to the Cardinals to help fill the void left by Chris Carpenter's injury?

U.S. Out Of WBC: Gio And Det Headed Back To Viera

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Puerto Rico eliminated the United States from the World Baseball Classic tonight with a 4-3 win. PR right-hander Nelson Figueroa dominated US hitters through six and the bullpen held on in what ended being a close game in Marlins Park in Miami, FL.

WBC GameThread: USA vs Puerto Rico at Marlins Park

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It's win or go home tonight as the US Team takes on Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Classic. The winner of tonight's game will advance to the WBC's Championship Round in San Francisco's AT&T Park.

"No Possibility" Of Christian Garcia On OD Roster

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Washington Nationals' right-hander Christian Garcia has been shut down with a partially torn tendon in his wrist since the last week of February and according to Nats' skipper Davey Johnson there is "no possibility" he'll be ready for Opening Day.

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