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Bryce Harper by far made the most noise on Bark in the Park day. He launched two long home runs, including a tiebreaking drive in the eighth inning, and also doubled Saturday to lead the Washington Nationals over the New York Mets 7-6.
The Nationals got off to a good start Monday, but if the season takes a turn for the worse, take heed. Compared to other baseball stadiums, it is very expensive to drown your sorrows at Nats Park.
After an extended spring training, a trip to the World Baseball Classic and four more innings of work on Thursday, Gio Gonzalez is ready for the regular season to begin.
Patience at the plate will be the key for Ruben Tejada as he enters the 2013 season.
Stephen Strasburg struck out six in three innings Thursday night and the Washington Nationals and New York Mets played to a 4-all tie.
Unfortunately for Nats fans Gio Gonzalez isn’t able to add Cy Young Award to the already impressive list of end-of-season honors Washington has racked up.
Gio Gonzalez got his 16th win, tying him for the major league lead and setting a Washington Nationals team record, downing the New York Mets 5-2.
Jonathon Niese pitched into the eighth inning and Ike Davis hit a two-run homer in the seventh to lead the New York Mets over the Washington Nationals 2-0 Saturday night.
Michael Morse hit a grand slam, Bryce Harper also homered and the Washington Nationals became the latest team to tag a struggling Johan Santana in their 6-4 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night.