Nationals' notes, leftover quotes from last night

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The Washington Nationals dropped a 2-1 decision to the Philadelphia Phillies last night. After the game, Nats' skipper Matt Williams talked about the loss and the Nationals' bad luck on some...

Nationals' defense supports Doug Fister in loss...

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Washington Nationals' right fielder Jayson Werth threw Philadelphia Phillies' outfielder Cody Asche out at the plate last night in one of several instances in which the Nats' defense supported...

Fister vs Hernandez revisited: Phils 2-1 over Nats

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Nationals' right-hander Doug Fister put together another strong start in the nation's capital, but he suffered his first loss in Nats Park Friday night when Roberto Hernandez led the Philadelphia...

Game 107 WPA: BABIP!!! Nats 1, FF 2

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Cabrera didn't have the greatest debut, huh?

Phillies 2-1 over the Nats for 2nd straight in DC

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Philadelphia Phillies' outfielder Marlon Byrd was 0 for 2 with two Ks vs Doug Fister before he hit a solo home run out to right field in Nationals Park for a 2-1 lead over the Washington Nationals...

Asdrubal Cabrera hitting 7th, Barrett optioned out

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The new Washington Nationals' infielder is playing second and hitting seventh tonight as the Nats take on the Philadelphia Phillies. The Nationals optioned Aaron Barrett to Triple-A to make room...

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Where will Williams hit Asdrubal Cabrera?

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From what Washington Nationals' skipper Matt Williams has said, the Nats' new infielder, Asdrubal Cabrera, will be the everyday second baseman, but where is he going to hit in the Nationals'...

Star Wars-themed Nationals logo: #Rancors

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Mark Kenny, aka (ak47_studios) on Instagram, is a graphic designer who redesigned all of the MLB team's logos with Star Wars themes. The Washington Rancors are kind of awesome.

"Just some ground balls didn't go my way." - Gio

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Nationals' left-hander Gio Gonzalez was knocked out in the fourth inning last night when the Philadelphia Phillies scored five runs on five hits in what ended up a 10-4 win in the nation's capital....

Nationals trade Zach Walters for Asdrubal Cabrera

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The Nationals scouted Zach Walters in college, when he played alongside 2010 2nd Round pick Sammy Solis, then acquired Walters from Arizona in 2011. Three years later, the 24-year-old infielder was...

Game 106 WPA: This game is the worst. DC 4, FF 10

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There was some bad BABIP and some bad baseball. It added up to awful. We're already missing Zach Walters, amirite?

Phillies 10-4 over Nats: Gonzalez out early in DC

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Both Cliff Lee (strained flexor pronator) and Gio Gonzalez (ineffectiveness) were out early in the series opener in Washington, D.C., as the Philadelphia Phillies jumped out to a 5-0 lead early and...

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