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Adam LaRoche #25 of the Washington Nationals hugs teammate Jayson Werth #28 after hitting a walk-off solo home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the eleventh inning at Nationals Park on August 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Washington Nationals won, 5-4, in the eleventh inning. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Surging Nationals Walk-Off for Third Straight Night; Watch ‘Em All (Videos)

Adam LaRoche’s 11th-inning solo home run gave the Nationals a 5-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday, in walk-off fashion for the 3rd straight night, stretching baseball’s longest winning streak to seven games.

08/19/2014

Adam LaRoche is mobbed by teammates after hitting a walk-off solo home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 11th inning at Nationals Park on August 18, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

LaRoche Homer Lifts Nats Over Diamondbacks in 11

Adam LaRoche hit a game-winning solo home run with two outs in the 11th inning to help the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 Monday night for their seventh straight win.

08/18/2014

Rafael Soriano #29 of the Washington Nationals pours water over his head after being taken out of the game in the ninth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Nationals Park on August 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Cal Ripken: Nationals Should ‘Minimize’ Soriano’s Role as Closer

Rafael Soriano blew his fifth save of the season for the Nationals Sunday night, and Cal Ripken Jr. says the answer to the increasing liability he presents may be to “back him off” of the closer role a bit.

08/18/2014

Scott Hairston #7 of the Washington Nationals is mobbed by teammates after driving in the game-winning run in the 11th inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Nationals Park on August 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals Surging Into Home Stretch of 2014 Season

With the Nationals securing the National League’s best record, for the time being, here’s a layman’s guide to what fans can expect in the team’s final 40 games.

08/18/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 17:  Scott Hairston #7 of the Washington Nationals is doused with gatorade after driving in the game-winning run in the 11th inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Nationals Park on August 17, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Hairston’s SF Lifts Nationals Past Pirates In 11

Pinch-hitter Scott Hairston’s sacrifice fly with one out in the 11th inning scored Jayson Werth to give the Washington Nationals a 6-5 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday night and complete a three-game sweep.

08/17/2014

Adam LaRoche #25 of the Washington Nationals hits a two-run home run in the eighth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Nationals Park on August 16, 2014 in Washington, DC. (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals Come Back in 8th, 9th to Top Pirates 4-3

After Adam LaRoche’s two-run homer in the eighth tied the game, and Wilson Ramos’ ground-rule double in the ninth won it, Washington Nationals manager Matt Williams called his club “tenacious.”

08/17/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 15: Adam LaRoche #25 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with teammate Anthony Rendon #6 after defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates at Nationals Park on August 15, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Washington Nationals won, 5-4. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Harper, LaRoche, Nats Top Pirates, 4th Win In Row

Washington Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche was speaking after Friday night’s game when his phone rang, the music from “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” interrupting the interview session.

08/16/2014

Rob Manfred has been elected as the 10th commissioner in Major League Baseball history. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

MLB Elects New Commissioner

Rob Manfred was elected baseball’s 10th commissioner Thursday and will succeed Bud Selig in January.

08/14/2014

Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the first inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field on August 12, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Fister: ‘We’re Trying to Get to the World Series and Win it This Year’

Doug Fister describes the secret behind his incredibly consistent play this season, offers advice for Stephen Strasburg, and gives up the Nats’ ultimate lofty goal for the year.

08/14/2014

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 13:  Adam LaRoche #25 of the Washington Nationals celebrates after scoring on Bryce Harper #34 (not pictured) sacrifice fly to tie the game in the seventh inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field on August 13, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Nats Hold Off Mets 3-2 For 10th Straight At Citi

Asdrubal Cabrera hit his first home run for Washington and tumbled over a retaining wall to make a terrific catch, leading the Nationals past the New York Mets 3-2 Wednesday night for their 10th straight victory at Citi Field.

08/13/2014

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