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12 hrs ago | Washington Times

Ramos, Zimmermann lead Nats to 3-0 win over Mets

The Washington Nationals won with Jordan Zimmermann on the mound for a ninth straight start, getting a two-run homer from Wilson Ramos in the seventh inning of a 3-0 victory over the New York Mets on Sunday. Zimmermann allowed six hits and a walk in outpitching Jonathon Niese for 6 2-3 innings, helping Washington reduce its magic number for winning a second division title in three years to five.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Ruben Tejada, Bryce Harper, Danny Espinosa, Wilson Ramos

12 hrs ago | YESNetwork

Nationals shut out Mets to finish series

The Washington Nationals won with Jordan Zimmermann on the mound for a ninth straight start, getting a two-run homer from Wilson Ramos in the seventh inning of a 3-0 victory over the New York Mets on Sunday. Zimmermann allowed six hits and a walk in outpitching Jonathon Niese for 6 2-3 innings, helping Washington reduce its magic number for winning a second division title in three years to five.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Jordan Zimmermann, Ruben Tejada

12 hrs ago | ABC News

Ramos, Zimmermann Lead Nats to 3-0 Win Over Mets

The Washington Nationals won with Jordan Zimmermann on the mound for a ninth straight start, getting a two-run homer from Wilson Ramos in the seventh inning of a 3-0 victory over the New York Mets on Sunday. Zimmermann allowed six hits and a walk in outpitching Jonathon Niese for 6 2-3 innings, helping Washington reduce its magic number for winning a second division title in three years to five.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Ruben Tejada, Stephen Strasburg, Jordan Zimmermann

16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Rafael Soriano on his improvements, current role

For the second time since he returned to pitching in games, Rafael Soriano took the mound in a low-pressure situation. On Saturday, he strolled to the mound in the seventh inning with the Nationals holding a four-run lead over the Mets.

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Yesterday | Washington Nationals

Soriano discovers form during recent relief work

Nationals right-hander Rafael Soriano , who spent most of the season as the team's closer, entered Saturday night's 10-3 victory over the Mets in a mop-up role. He pitched the seventh inning and didn't allow a hit, while striking out one batter.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Washington Nationals

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Federal Baseball

Mets snap 12-game losing streak at home vs Nationals with 4-3 win in Citi Field

New York right-hander Dillon Gee was on the mound the last time the Mets beat the Washington Nationals at home in Citi Field on June 29, 2013, and it was Gee again earning the win tonight snap a 12-game losing streak vs the Nats in NY. 4-3 final.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Wilson Ramos, Bryce Harper, Dillon Gee

BleacherReport

Fantasy Baseball Cut List: Top 5 Star Drops to Make for Week 24

For every fantasy owner, there comes a point in the season when a should-be stud just isn't cutting it - so it's time to cut him. That's what this is all about: letting you know it's OK to let go.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Yovani Gallardo, Miguel Gonzalez

Sporting News

Good luck finding the Nationals' weakness as Washington steamrolls toward East title

You are going to see the Washington Nationals in October, you are not going to be dazzled by them, and that will be just fine. It is ruthless efficiency, of a sort completely antithetical to the city they represent, that makes the Nationals the best team in the National League, with their magic number to clinch the East down to nine after a 6-2 win over the Mets on Thursday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bryce Harper, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Danny Espinosa, Craig Stammen, Wilson Ramos

Teddy Never Wins

District Daily: Potomac Wins Mills Cup, Zimmerman Picks Up Pace in Pregame Drills

Jul 19, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman hits a one run RBI single against the Milwaukee Brewers during the fourth inning at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Good morning DoD readers! Start off your Friday with some great Washington Nationals articles from around the web in today's District Daily! After losing Game 1 of the Mills Cup to Class A Advanced Myrtle Beach on Saturday, Potomac rallied.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ryan Zimmerman, Major League Baseball, Washington Nationals

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Federal Baseball

Nationals' reliever Rafael Soriano's return to the mound, role going forward

Washington Nationals' right-hander Rafael Soriano returned to the mound on Wednesday after taking a few days off to work on his mechanics. Soriano threw a scoreless inning against the Braves, though he did give up two hits.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Atlanta Braves, Jason Heyward

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Nats stumped by Harang again in 6-2 loss to Braves

With a short-handed lineup Wednesday, the Nationals managed just one unearned run off Harang in a 6-2 loss as the Atlanta Braves avoided a sweep against their NL East rivals. Harang outpitched Steven Strasburg and improved to 2-0 with a 0.90 ERA against Washington this year.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Bryce Harper, Ryan Mattheus, Atlanta Braves

Washington Times

Ian Desmond, Anthony Rendon receive a day off for the Nationals

Ian Desmond and Anthony Rendon have each played in at least 139 of Washington's 143 games this season. They have each started at least 137 games over the first five months of the season.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Ian Desmond, Baseball Players, Danny Espinosa, Anthony Rendon, Atlanta Braves

The Washington Post

Drew Storen provides drama-free relief in closer role

Drew Storen has provided welcome relief over the last three games for Nationals fans who prefer their ninth innings drama-free. Storen, who has served as the Nationals closer since struggling Rafael Soriano was removed from the role on Friday, has nailed down three saves in three opportunities while pitching three perfect innings with six strikeouts this week.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, World News

Tue Sep 09, 2014

Teddy Never Wins

Big First Inning Sets Tone as Nationals Win Series

Sep 9, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos and right fielder Jayson Werth celebrate on the field after defeating the Atlanta Braves 6-4 at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports After last night's 2-1 win over the Braves, the Nationals knew they needed just one more win to finally show that they have what it takes to win a series against their arch rivals from the south.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, Jordan Zimmermann, Jayson Werth, Washington Nationals

Washington Nationals

Nationals Sign Two-Year Working Agreement With Potomac

The Washington Nationals today announced the signing of a two-year Player Development Contract extension with the Potomac Nationals of the Single-A Carolina League through the 2016 season. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo, Nationals Vice President of Player Personnel Bob Boone, Assistant General Manager and Vice President of Player Development Doug Harris and Director of Player Development Mark Scialabba made the joint announcement.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Danny Espinosa, Craig Stammen, Jordan Zimmermann, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball

Washington Nationals

Nats looking to Zimmermann as key series continues

Even if the Braves manage to defeat the Nationals in each of the two clubs' final five meetings, Washington would still hold first place in the National League East. But even with its top goal seemingly out of reach, Atlanta still has a shot at one of the NL Wild Card spots, currently trailing the Pirates by 1 1/2 games for the second entry.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Freddie Freeman, Mike Minor, Ervin Santana

Mon Sep 08, 2014

CBS Local

Drew Storen Restores Faith as Nationals Closer with Second Straight Save

Drew Storen earned his second save in as many nights to lift the Nationals past the Braves 2-1 Monday night, extending Washington's NL East lead to eight games, while reducing their magic number to twelve. It was the first time Storen had recorded saves on consecutive dates since Sept.

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Washington Nationals

Nationals looking good with multiple closers

The first-place Nationals are, until further notice, going with the bullpen-by-committee approach. Which dredges up the old baseball saying that a team with two closers really doesn't have any.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Craig Stammen, Freddie Freeman, Tyler Clippard, Andrelton Simmons, Tommy La Stella

DC Pro Sports Report

DC Pro Sports: Three Up and Three Down

The Washington Nationals and Washington Redskins are actively in season. The Nationals head into a three game series against the Atlanta Braves in which they have a prime opportunity to put hammer to nails and nail the coffin shut on Atlanta.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Adam LaRoche

Teddy Never Wins

Shaky Closer? Dramatic Comebacks? Nationals Baseball

Sep 3, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Washington Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth is greeted by center fielder Denard Span in the dugout after scoring a run in the twelfth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium. Nationals won 8-5 in fourteen innings.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bryce Harper, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Jayson Werth, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, Tyler Clippard

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