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1 hr ago | The Jersey Journal
Marlon Byrd hit a tiebreaking home run in the sixth inning, Roberto Hernandez pitched eight strong innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 Friday night.
6 hrs ago | Federal Baseball
Both Cliff Lee and Gio Gonzalez were out early in the series opener in Washington, D.C., as the Philadelphia Phillies jumped out to a 5-0 lead early and held on for a 10-4 win over the Nationals in the nation's capital.
10 hrs ago | Rant Sports
While the Miami Marlins have made an attempt to charge up the NL East standings in recent weeks, the division is really a two-horse race between the Atlanta Braves and the Washington Nationals .
14 hrs ago | Marlin Maniac
Jul 31, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Marlins manager Mike Redmond argues with home plate umpire Mike Winters during the eighth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Marlins Ballpark.
The Dodgers' Yasiel Puig scores past Braves catcher Evan Gattis on a double by Adrian Gonzalez in the first inning Thursday.
When he didn't get it, the Dodgers' ace finished off the Braves on his own. He scattered nine hits and struck out nine while tying his career-best winning streak of 10 games in a 2-1 victory Thursday night that completed Los Angeles' three-game sweep of Atlanta.
Phillies have only themselves to blame for failure Kevin Tresolini weighs in on the lack of trade-deadline deals Check out this story on delawareonline.com: http://delonline.us/1rUPGsW Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee, once thought to be trade bait, throws in the first inning Thursday.
In the 53 games with Nationals slugger Ryan Zimmerman in the lineup this season, Washington has a 34-19 record.
If Asdrubal Cabrera plays second base for the Nationals, the team will look for him to improve what has been a weakness for the Nats this season.
The Marlins are impressing with a number of exciting victories over the Washington Nationals and six straight wins overall.
The Nationals and the Braves have been fighting for the NL East lead all season.
MLB 's non-waiver trade deadline is less than 24 hours away, and things are about to heat up.
If Ruben Amaro Jr. was still on the fence about being a buyer or seller, then Trade Deadline Eve should have helped sway the thinking of the Phillies general manager.
The pressure is on Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. to start fixing his mess of a franchise before baseball's July 31 trade deadline comes and goes Thursday at 3 p.m. The Phillies, last in the NL East and headed for a third consecutive season of no playoffs after winning their division every year from 2007-11, have a lot of available ... (more)
The Los Angeles Dodgers are taking full advantage of the current woes of the San Francisco Giants and will shoot for a fifth straight win Wednesday in the middle test of a three-game set with the Atlanta Braves.
The Washington Nationals reportedly had a scout in attendance to watch the Boston Red Sox play the Tampa Bay Rays in Tampa Bay last weekend.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 08:11 pm
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