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Bryce Harper celebrates with Denard Span after hitting a two-run, walk-off home run in the 13th inning against the New York Mets on Aug. 7, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Top 5 Reasons Nationals Are NL East Champions Again

After winning the National League East Division title in 2012 for the first time in team history, the Washington Nationals looked like a rising power in Major League Baseball.

09/17/2014

Members of the Washington Nationals celebrate after the division-clinching game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on September 16, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Listen to Charlie Slowes’ Nationals NL East-Clinching Radio Call

Listen to Charlie Slowes with the Nationals 2014 NL East division-clinching radio call.

09/16/2014

Members of the Nationals celebrate after the NL East division-clinching game against the Braves at Turner Field on Sept. 16, 2014 in Atlanta. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

A Year Delayed, Nats Celebrate 2nd NL East Title

The Washington Nationals celebrated like a team that expected to be in this position a year ago.

09/16/2014

Stephen Strasburg  throws a pitch in the fifth inning during the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on September 15, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Nationals Beat Braves to Close in on NL East Title

Stephen Strasburg threw seven scoreless innings to end a long run of frustration against Atlanta, and the Nationals beat the struggling Braves 4-2 on Monday night to move to the verge of the NL East title.

09/15/2014

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Nationals Proud of 2012, Want More in 2013

Back at home for their exhibition finale Friday, the Washington Nationals were greeted by a red, white and blue plaque outside the clubhouse pronouncing them “NL East Division Champions” of a year ago.

03/31/2013

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Elfin: Nats Owe A Sizeable Chunk Of Thanks To Gio For Best Record In Baseball

The Nationals are playing their eighth season in Washington, but this is the first summer in which they’ve been true players in baseball. And despite his recent downturn in performance, offseason acquisition Gio Gonzalez has been a major contributor to their 4 1/2 game division lead.

08/13/2012

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Holden & Danny: Nat’s Pitching Coach Confirms Tyler Clippard Is Still The Closer, Discusses Strasburg’s Innings Limit

Washington Nationals Pitching Coach Steve McCatty joined Holden and Danny Thursday to discuss, what else, but Nats pitching.

106.7 The Fan–07/19/2012

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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.

07/17/2012

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MLB Roundup: Fast Times In The National League East

After two months have passed in the 2012 season, the first thing most will note when glancing at the NL East is, all teams are playing above .500.

06/06/2012

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Nationals GM Mike Rizzo Show debuts on The Fan

The Mike Rizzo show kicked off Monday night. Every week the Nats GM will have his own show hosted by Bill Rohland and Danny Rouhier to talk Nationals, MLB, and the state of DC Baseball.

106.7 The Fan–04/05/2011

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