Nats' Roark continues to shine in his adopted home

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Tanner Roark's scoreless inning streak in the nation's capital was snapped at 29 innings in the fifth inning of last night's 5-2 win over the New York Mets, but the Washington Nationals' 27-year-old right-hander impressed again in his adopted home...

"I probably should’ve untucked my shirt..."- Werth

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The Nationals beat the New York Mets 5-2 last night in the nation's capital, but the game was inches away from being tied when Jayson Werth pulled a potential home run off the top of the right field wall to help Rafael Soriano earn the save.

Recap: Mets can't catch up to Nats, lose 5-2

Jon Niese and the Mets fell behind early, and the offense didn't have enough pop to keep pace.

Game 41 WPA: DOBBS IS UP!! Nats 5, Mets 2

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Dobbs is 1-1 but gets thrown out trying for home. Booo!!!

Final Score: Nationals 5, Mets 2

The Mets scored a pair of runs, and Juan Lagares even made an appearance, but the result was a third straight loss.

Nationals 5-2 over Mets for 9th straight vs NY...

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The Washington Nationals won their ninth straight game against the New York Mets tonight, 5-2. The Nats got to Mets' lefty Jon Niese early in Nationals Park, scoring five runs in the first three innings then held on for their 22nd win of the season.

Nationals need Ian Desmond to get back on track

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Nationals' skipper Matt Williams was happy that it was Ian Desmond who came through with the go-ahead hit in the series finale with the Arizona Diamondbacks. Were there signs that the 28-year-old infielder is figuring things out at the plate in AZ?

Wire Taps: Nationals vs Mets tonight at 7:05 in DC

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The Washington Nationals are back in the nation's capital after a disappointing 2-4 trip to Oakland and Arizona and they'll play 15 of the next 19 games at home in Nationals Park. A three-game set with the New York Mets starts tonight at 7:05 pm EDT.

Nats' GM Mike Rizzo on Strasburg's 1st innings...

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Washington Nationals' GM Mike Rizzo talked to 106.7 the FAN in D.C.'s Grant Paulsen and Danny Rouhier this morning about 25-year-old starter Stephen Strasburg's first-inning difficulties so far this season.

Law matches Nats/ UNLV P Erick Fedde in Mock Draft

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The Washington Nationals' willingness to draft injured players since Mike Rizzo took over as GM has them tied to an injured right-hander in ESPN.com's Keith Law's Mock Draft. Will UNLV right-hander Erick Fedde be on the board when the Nats pick 18th?

Wire Taps: Williams on Zimmerman + Links and Links

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Ryan Zimmerman isn't quite ready to return to the Washington Nationals just yet. The 29-year-old Nats' third baseman is still a few weeks away. Matt Williams said Adam LaRoche should be back at the end of his DL stint...

Span's walk sparks Nats' ninth inning rally in AZ

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Denard Span's 10-pitch walk in the ninth inning sparked the rally that lifted the Washington Nationals to a 5-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks in the series finale in Phoenix, AZ's Chase Field.

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