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Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals celebrates after hitting a solo home run in the first inning during a game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Nationals Park on July 1, 2013 in Washington, DC.  (Credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Harper to ESPN: ‘I Want to Show My Respect for MLB & Everybody That Played Before Me’

Bryce Harper didn’t give himself the best introduction to national media as a teenager, but 3 years after being drafted by the Nationals, he’s come a long way in representing his teammates, his city, and himself admirably on the national stage.

07/03/2013

Ian Desmond of the Washington Nationals is congratulated by teammates after hitting a grand slam home run in the 11th inning to win the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on June 19, 2013 in Philadelphia, Penn. (Photo credit: Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Desmond’s Slam Leads Nats Over Phillies

Ian Desmond hit a grand slam in the 11th inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-2 Wednesday night, avoiding a three-game sweep.

06/19/2013

Rafael Soriano #29 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with Wilson Ramos #40 after a 5-4 victory against the Detroit Tigers at Nationals Park on May 9, 2013 in Washington, DC.  (Credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals Beat Tigers 5-4 for 2-Game Sweep

Ryan Mattheus, Drew Storen and Rafael Soriano combined for shutout relief after Dan Haren nearly squandered a four-run lead, and the Washington Nationals beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 Thursday to complete a two-game sweep of the AL champions.

05/09/2013

Nationals pitcher Jordan Zimmermann. (Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Zimmermann, Desmond Lead Nationals Past Braves 2-0

Jordan Zimmermann turned in another dominant performance with two-hit ball over eight innings, Ian Desmond hit a two-run homer in the fourth and the Washington Nationals finally beat the Atlanta Braves, 2-0 Wednesday night.

05/01/2013

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Bryce Harper Sparks Anti-Wave vs. Pro-Wave Twitter War, Involves Desmond, Werth

Although it’s not entirely clear why at the moment, an anti-wave/pro-wave skirmish seems to have broken out between Nationals players and is being waged on internet soil, for the entire world to watch in shock and awe.

04/30/2013

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Nats, Detwiler Avoid Arbitration With $2.3M Deal

The Washington Nationals have agreed to a $2,337,500, one-year deal with left-handed starter Ross Detwiler, avoiding arbitration.

01/18/2013

Jayson Werth celebrates with his teammates as he jumps on home plate to score on his solo game-winning walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Four of the NLDS.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Werth Every Penny: Nats Avoid Elimination in Dramatic Fashion

Werth led off the bottom of the ninth inning by driving Lance Lynn’s 13th pitch into the left-field stands to give the Nationals a 2-1 victory over the defending World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals and force a Game 5 in their NL division series.

106.7 The Fan–10/11/2012

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Five Reasons The Washington Nationals Can Still Beat The St. Louis Cardinals In Game 4 Of The NLDS

The Washington Nationals will try to stave off elimination in Game Four of the NLDS Thursday afternoon in D.C. against the St. Louis Cardinals. Here are five reasons why the Nationals can still win the NLDS.

10/11/2012

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Carpenter Pitches Cardinals Past Nationals 8-0 for 2-1 Lead

Taking the mound for only the fourth time in 2012, missing a rib after surgery to cure numbness on his right side, the 37-year-old Carpenter pitched scoreless ball into the sixth inning, rookie Pete Kozma delivered a three-run homer, and the defending champion Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 8-0 Wednesday to take a 2-1 lead in their NL division series.

106.7 The Fan–10/10/2012

Michael Morse and Jayson Werth celebrate after Morse scores a run in the eighth inning against the St Louis Cardinals during Game One of the National League Division Series.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Nationals Win Game 1 of NLDS, Beat Cardinals 3-2

The Nationals escaped a bases-loaded jam in the seventh inning, Tyler Moore blooped a two-out, two-run single in the eighth and Washington beat the defending World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Sunday in an NL playoff opener.

106.7 The Fan–10/07/2012

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