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Papelbon Signing Puts Nats in Familiar Spot with Storen

With the signing of Jonathan Papelbon, the Nationals found themselves in familiar territory with Drew Storen.

07/29/2015

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The Nationals Even Compete Over Their Body Fat Tests

From Ping-pong to Foosball to body fat tests, the Nationals are ultra-competitive with each other behind the scenes.

07/22/2015

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Matt Williams on Denard Span’s Lingering Injuries: It’s a ‘Core Deficiency’

Denard Span continues recovering on the disabled list, but from Matt Williams, it sounds like his “core” is more the issue than his back.

07/17/2015

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Matt Williams Goes Deep Talking About Harper, Home Run Derby

Matt Williams on Harper turning down the Home Run Derby: “There will be one day in your life where you just simply can’t do it any more.”

07/08/2015

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The Complicated Answer to Danny Espinosa’s Offensive Reawakening

Matt Williams says the reason for Danny Espinosa’s offensive reawkening is complicated. That’s true.

07/01/2015

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Stephen Strasburg Finds His Fastball in Return from DL

Stephen Strasburg was assertive with his high-90s fastball in his return from a 24-day stint on the disabled list.

06/24/2015

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Matt Williams Doesn’t Anticipate Harper Bunting with Two Strikes Again

Nats’ manager Matt Williams doesn’t anticipate Bryce Harper making the same two-strike mistake he made against the Yankees again.

06/10/2015

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Matt Williams Prefers Player Safety, Even if That Means MLB Overlooking ‘Foreign Substances’

With spike in pitchers being suspended for applying ‘foreign substances’ to the ball, Matt Williams errs on the side of player safety.

05/27/2015

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Harper, Williams Can’t Find Reason for Ejection: ‘Maybe He Didn’t Get His Coffee’

Bryce Harper and Matt Williams agree in adamantly disagreeing with Marvin Hudson ringing Harper up.

05/21/2015

Manager Matt Williams #9 of the Washington Nationals argues with home plate umpire Marvin Hudson #51 after being thrown out of the game in the third inning against the New York Yankees at Nationals Park on May 20, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

After Harper’s Ejection, Span Lifts Nats Past Yankees 3-2

Cleanup hitter Bryce Harper and manager Matt Williams were both ejected in the third inning Wednesday night, but the Washington Nationals came back to beat the New York Yankees 3-2 on Denard Span’s tiebreaking RBI single in the seventh.

05/20/2015

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