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Bryce Harper Scuffs Atlanta ‘A’ Entering Batter’s Box, Enraging Braves Fans

Bryce Harper enraged Braves fans last night, by dragging his foot in such a way so as to kick dirt over the Atlanta ‘A’ while entering the batter’s box at Turner Field.


ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 9: Wilson Ramos #40 of the Washington Nationals slides in to home against Evan Gattis #24 of the Atlanta Braves during the eleventh inning at Turner Field on August 9, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. Ramos was initially called safe, but the call was reversed using instant replay. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Nationals Score 3 Runs In 11th, Beat Braves 4-1

A long rain delay and extra innings tested the Washington Nationals’ mental and physical strength.


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Home Runs Doom Strasburg in 7-6 Loss to Braves

Stephen Strasburg can’t explain why he has struggled on the road this season.


There is no "Enter Sandman" feeling when Soriano takes the mound.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Five Reasons Why the Nationals Will Win the NL East

While the National Pastime still has your attention why don’t we discuss the five reasons why the Nats will win the NL East and give us something other than football to lose sleep over this fall?



5 Crazy Plays By A Shortstop You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

A super human shortstop, no Derek Jeter, we’re not talking about you.


PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.


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Who Wore It Best? 5 Injury Protective Gear Worn By Athletes

Protective injury gear is becoming more popular in professional sports these days and athletes are taking the opportunity to make a fashion statement (and endorsement deals). So who wore theirs the best?


Anthony Rendon #6 of the Washington Nationals celebrates scoring teams first run on a Adam LaRoche #25 (not pictured) single in first inning during a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on June 22, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (credit: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Nationals Beat Braves 4-1 for Series Split

Tanner Roark won his fourth straight start, Denard Span had an RBI double and the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1 Sunday for a split of the four-game series between NL East rivals.


Evan Gattis #24 of the Atlanta Braves slides into home plate to score team third run in the fifth inning during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on June 20, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (credit: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Nationals Drop to 2nd, Lose 6-4 to Braves in 13

At least it took 13 innings for the Washington Nationals to lose to the Atlanta Braves, instead of the usual nine.


Jayson Werth #28 of the Nationals walks back to the dugout after striking out in the ninth inning during a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on June 19, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Nats Don’t Help Zimmermann in 3-0 Loss to Braves

For a while, Jordan Zimmermann appeared to be cruising toward his third straight complete game — and his second consecutive loss.