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Atlanta Braves players remain in the dugout after losing the final game of the 2011 season to the Philadelphia Phillies to miss the playoffs. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

5 Worst Collapses in Major League Baseball History

A big lead in September is anything but a sure thing — just ask fans of these teams that endured some of the worst late-season collapses in baseball history.

09/11/2014

Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals reacts after flying out in the sixth inning against the New York Mets at Nationals Park on August 5, 2014 in Washington, D.C. The New York Mets won, 6-1. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Nats Squander Chances, Lose to Mets 6-1

Zack Wheeler allowed one run in 6 2-3 innings to win his fourth consecutive decision, and Daniel Murphy’s two-run single helped the New York Mets beat the NL East-leading Washington Nationals 6-1 Tuesday.

08/05/2014

Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets forces out Jayson Werth #28 of the Washington Nationals in the ninth inning at second base during a baseball game on May 17, 2014 at the Nationals Park in Washington, DC. The Mets won 5-2. (credit: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Lagares Drives in 3, Mets Defeat Nats 5-2

Juan Lagares was ready to contribute when given the opportunity.

05/18/2014

Travis d'Arnaud #15 of the New York Mets can't hold onto the ball as Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals slides safely home in the seventh inning during their game on April 3, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City (Credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Roark, Nats Complete Series Sweep with 8-2 Victory Over Mets

Tanner Roark gets the win in the Nationals 8-2 victory, helping Washington complete the three-game sweep over the Mets on Thursday.

04/03/2014

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Nationals Defeat Mets 5-4 in Spring Training Opener

Ike Davis hit a long two-run homer, and prospects Rafael Montero and Jacob DeGrom combined to throw four perfect innings as the New York Mets lost to the Washington Nationals 5-4 Friday in the first spring training game for both teams.

02/28/2014

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Gallo Goes There: Don’t Like New York? Why You Need Their Teams To Be Great

Okay, whoa. Whoa whoa whoa. Where are you going? Don’t leave. Not rooting for them more than your own favorite teams. That’s not what I mean. Not even rooting for them to win championships. But rooting for them to be good. Rooting for them to be legitimate contenders.

01/17/2014

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (credit: Al Bello/Getty Imags)

Keidel: New York, The Worst Sports Town In America

Local cable providers love to remind us that we have nine – yes, nine – professional sports clubs, a way of persuading us to click on this package or that so we can view the screen-in-screen horror we call baseball, football, and basketball.

12/20/2013

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TTYM: Bad Luck Bowler, Bubba Watson’s Major Trick And Ibanez Rivals Jepsen

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns  here. Watch Bubba Watson’s clever golf trick, a pro bowler blow a 300 game, a big guy battle a water bottle and Raul Ibanez giving Carly Rae Jepsen a run for her money. What? […]

08/12/2013

Jordan Zimmermann #27 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the first inning against the New York Mets at Nationals Park on July 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Zimmermann, Mattheus, Storen Give Up 11, Nats Drop First Game of Doubleheader

Daniel Murphy homered twice and drove in a career-high five runs and Jenrry Mejia pitched seven innings in his season debut as the Mets defeated the Nationals 11-0 Friday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader.

07/26/2013

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NL All-Star Manager Bruce Bochy Selects Davey Johnson as Coach

Davey Johnson has been selected as a coach for next month’s All-Star game at Citi Field, along with Mets manager Terry Collins.

06/13/2013

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