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2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Whoa s the Nationalsa MVP this season?

According to first baseman Adam LaRoche, it's pretty clear who the Nationals' MVP has been this year.

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17 hrs ago | Washington Nationals

Nationals sign two-year working agreement with Hagerstown Suns

The Washington Nationals today announced the signing of a two-year Player Development Contract extension with the Hagerstown Suns of the Single-A South Atlantic League through the 2016 season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bryce Harper, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Drew Storen, Steven Souza, Major League Baseball

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Lookout Landing

This week in Mariners history: Labor Day weekend edition

I'm not sure if the graphic history of this holiday merits the word "happy," but I hope you are all enjoying your barbecues, baseball, and the extra day off from school and work today.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dustin Ackley, Baseball Players, Seattle Mariners, Major League Baseball

Teddy Never Wins

Nationals Save Week with Seattle Power Display

Aug 30, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; The Washington Nationals celebrate after defeating the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Dustin Ackley, Washington Nationals, Seattle Mariners, Major League Baseball, Felix Hernandez

PennLive.com

Ex-Harrisburg Senators southpaw Aaron Thompson makes long-awaited return to big leagues: Nationals/Senators glance

Aaron Thompson tossed 1.1 scoreless innings for the Twins Sunday against Baltimore, his first MLB action since 2011.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, Aaron Thompson, Felipe Rivero, Nathan Karns

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Washington Post

Boswell: The Nationals and Orioles lead by a lot on Labor Day. We're in for a scare and a treat.

How do you keep from choking in September when you have just enough of a division lead to relax? Or gag and be overtaken in a final week that feels like a slasher flick come to life? How do you avoid the trap of "if we just play .500 we'll be okay"? How do you ignore your magic number? How do you keep grinding in Games No.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, American League, American League East, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Doug Fister

BoSox Injection

8/31 MLB Power Rankings; Angels create separation

The Angels have won nine of 12. They are operating on all cylinders, much like Oakland was before the All-Star break.

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Related Topix: Sports, Albert Pujols, Baseball Players, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Doug Fister, Tanner Roark, Oakland Athletics

Prince George Citizen

Mariners squander chances against Nationals' Strasburg

Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg throws against the Seattle Mariners in the eighth inning of a baseball game, Saturday in Seattle.

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Teddy Never Wins

District Daily: Span Best Nationals' Hitter In August, Lobaton and Strasburg Paired Again

Aug 27, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Washington Nationals center fielder Denard Span hits a home run and is congratulated by third base coach Bob Henley during the fifth inning of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, Washington Nationals, Philadelphia Phillies

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Lookout Landing

Mariners can't solve Strasburg, Riemann Hypothesis, mind/body split, more in loss to Nats

Despite a late rally, the Mariners looked helpless against a superior Washington Nationals baseball team that still has never made it to the World Series, hahaha.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dustin Ackley, Baseball Players, Kyle Seager, Major League Baseball, Jayson Werth, Seattle Mariners

The Washington Post

Lobaton, Strasburg paired again

Jose Lobaton realized Friday afternoon that he would probably start Saturday night.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Game 134, Nationals at Mariners

Stephen Strasburg's been healthy this year, and while he's no longer the superhuman freak he appeared to be when he broke into the league in 2010, he's still an elite power pitcher, with a K% of about 28% and a walk rate of only 5.5%.

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The Miami Herald

Washington Nationals

Florida State's Jameis Winston, who won the Heisman Trophy and led the Seminoles to the national title last year, goes up against Oklahoma State on Saturday night.

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Washington Nationals

Nats ink two-year extention with Class A Hagerstown

The Nationals announced the signing of a two-year player development contract extension with the Hagerstown Suns of the Class A South Atlantic League through the 2016 season.

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Washington Times

Nationals use long ball to beat Mariners 8-3

Anthony Rendon hit one of Washington's four homers off Felix Hernandez, and the Nationals showed off their power in an 8-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night that snapped a three-game losing streak.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Homer-happy Nationals rock Seattle ace Felix Hernandez in 8-3 Washington win

Felix Hernandez insists he's perfectly fine, even if the results have taken a drastic turn over his past three starts.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Homer-happy Nationals rock Seattle ace Felix Hernandez in 8-3 Washington win

Anthony Rendon hit one of Washington's four homers off Felix Hernandez, and the Nationals showed off their power in an 8-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night that snapped a three-game losing streak.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Major League Baseball

Zimmerman's strained hamstring continues to improve

Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman had an MRI on Monday and the results yielded good news, according to manager Matt Williams.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bryce Harper, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Ryan Zimmerman, Ian Desmond, Major League Baseball

Lookout Landing

Series Preview: Mariners

After a disappointing series against the Rangers , the best team in the National League comes to town for a three-game series which will be the last interleague matchup of the year.

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Washington Nationals

Nationals sign two-year working agreement with Hagerstown Suns

The Washington Nationals today announced the signing of a two-year Player Development Contract extension with the Hagerstown Suns of the Single-A South Atlantic League through the 2016 season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bryce Harper, Baseball Players, Jordan Zimmermann, Drew Storen, Steven Souza, Major League Baseball

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