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Washington Nationals celebrate their 3-2 win against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on September 20 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Zimmerman Returns, Leads Nationals Past Marlins

Ryan Zimmerman made up for lost time and immediately tested the injury that resulted in a lengthy absence.


Tanner Roark pitches during the game against the Miami Marlinss at Marlins Park on July 30, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Nats End Marlins’ Six-Game Winning Streak

Tanner Roark won his fourth consecutive start and the Washington Nationals averted a series sweep by snapping the Miami Marlins’ six-game winning streak with a 4-3 victory Wednesday.


Members of the grounds crew squeegee pools of water off the infield tarp as a steady rain falls prior to the scheduled start between the Miami Marlins and Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on September 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Nats Game Rained Out, Double Header Scheduled for Today

As they pursue their uphill wild-card bid into the season’s final week, the Nationals had another opponent to contend with Saturday night: Mother Nature.


MIAMI, FL - APRIL 17: Pitcher Ross Detwiler #48 of the Washington Nationals throws aaginst the Miami Marlins in the second inning at Marlins Park on April 17, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Detwiler, Harper Lead Nationals Past Marlins 6-1

Ross Detwiler departed with a lead for the third start in a row Wednesday night, and this time the bullpen held on as Bryce Harper and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 6-1.


WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 03: Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Washington Nationals celebrates after hitting a solo home run in the fifth inning during a game against the Miami Marlins at Nationals Park on April 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Gio Gonzalez Homers as Nationals Beat Marlins 3-0

Nationals lefty Gio Gonzalez insisted all along he wasn’t distracted one bit by having his name connected to a clinic that reportedly gave major leaguers banned substances.


Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals follows his fourth inning solo home run against the Miami Marlins during their opening day game at Nationals Park on April 1, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Nats’ Season Looks Bright As They Shut Out Marlins 2-0

The Nats began their first season as one of baseball’s hunted today on a breezy afternoon on South Capitol Street. The defending National League East champions didn’t disappoint, riding the XX pitching of presumed ace Stephen Strasburg and homers in his first two at-bats by reigning Rookie of the Year Bryce Harper to a 2-0 victory over the Miami Marlins in just 2:10.


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Harper, Strasburg lead Nationals over Marlins 2-0

For Bryce Harper, two homers in his first two at-bats, and even some “M-V-P!” chants. For Stephen Strasburg, 19 consecutive outs during one stretch of seven scoreless innings.


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Elfin: Win Your Division Games And The Rest Takes Care Of Itself

The Nationals, still in the driver’s seat in their division now that the All-Star break is in the rear-view, can thank their success within the NL East for their firm grasp on first place. But with a huge chunk of the upcoming schedule featuring bouts against division rivals, continuing to win those games will be essential to staying in the playoff picture.


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MLB’s Vasergian: NL East Is Anybody’s Division

Thursday on the Junkies, MLB Network studio analyst Matt Vasergian joined the show and predicted the Washington Nationals could be player in the race to win the NL East.

106.7 The Fan–04/05/2012

Los Angeles Dodgers v Washington Nationals

Strasburg To Start Season Closer

The right-hander will be making his fifth start since coming off the DL on Sept. 6 after Tommy John surgery.

106.7 The Fan–09/28/2011