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  1. Efficient Max Scherzer, mistakes in Nationals' loss to CardinalsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Federal Baseball

    ... reached, before the Cards rallied with two down in the top of the sixth. Heyward singled again, Scherzer hit Matt Holliday with a fastball, and Adams drove Heyward in with a two-out single to left that made it 2-1 Cardinals a half-inning after the ...

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  2. BrewersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Brew Crew Ball

    ... up with anything new to say since a week ago when last these two teams faced each other. Matt Carpenter and Matt Holliday are especially hot to start the season so the Brewers will have to be wary of them. The Brewers got to face both Adam ...

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  3. Washington Nationals fail to capitalize on chances in 4-1 lossRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Federal Baseball

    ... on first base, but looked like he might sneak out of the inning unscathed for a minute. Scherzer struck Matt Holliday out looking and got ahead of Matt Adams 0-2 before a changeup got away from him and skipped past Jose Lobaton to allow Carpenter to ...

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  4. St Louis Cardinals: Offense heating upRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    ... do not have to score four runs per game to win. With an offense led by Matt Carpenter (.386 batting avg) and Matt Holliday (.383), the offense has the potential to be extremely potent even when those two come back down to Earth. Add in the fact that ...

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  5. Nationals fall to Cardinals 4-1 as Scherzer hurts wristRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    ... to reach base, then retired 16 of 17 before Jason Heyward singled with two outs in the sixth. Scherzer hit Matt Holliday with a pitch before Matt Adams delivered a single to left for a 2-1 lead. Jordan Walden got three outs in the bottom of the ...

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  6. Nationals cana t support Max Scherzer, drop series finale against CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... Reynolds doubled off the right field scoreboard. The Nationals needed to execute a perfect relay to cut down Matt Holliday at home plate. What happened was the opposite. Second baseman Danny Espinosa, the cutoff man, sailed a throw over catcher Jose ...

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  7. How St. Louis Cardinals batters fare against RHP fastballs ranging from 86 to 90 MPHRead the original story

    Thursday | Viva El Birdos

    ... click through for your viewing pleasure: batting average, isolated power (ISO), and K%. As you would expect, Matt Holliday mashes fastballs arriving to the plate in the 86 to 90 MPH range. In 249 at bats, he has 80 hits (.321 batting average), and ...

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  8. Nationals' lefty Matt Grace's long trip to his MLB debut last night in D.C.Read the original story

    Thursday | Federal Baseball

    ... St. Louis Cardinals lined up to send two lefties, Matt Carpenter and Jason Heyward , and right-handed slugger Matt Holliday to the plate. "Made good pitches. The ball sinks. He threw a couple breaking balls for strikes. Unfazed, which is a good ...

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  9. Matt Gracea s whirlwind day ends with scoreless debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... Nationals pitching coach Steve McCatty headed out to chat after Heyward grounded out, with right-handed batter Matt Holliday on deck. Grace had barely had time to pack his clothes, let alone look at scouting reports. But with another left-handed ...

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  10. Grace takes winding path to debutRead the original story

    Thursday | Washington Nationals

    ... Jason Heyward . Two groundouts followed, and Nationals manager Matt Williams left Grace in even with righty Matt Holliday due up. With another left-handed batter on deck, the new guy simply pitched around the veteran slugger, leading to a walk, but ...

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  11. Former UCLA pitcher Matt Grace makes MLB debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Los Angeles Times

    ... Matt Carpenter and Jason Heyward to ground out before getting a coaching visit to the mound. Grace walked Matt Holliday on a 3-and-2 pitch and got Matt Adams to ground out to end the inning. There is a certain amount of giddiness from UCLA coaches ...

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  12. The return of Matt Carpenter, MVP candidateRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Viva El Birdos

    ... for a .294 BA (+22 from 2014), .381 OBP (+6), .427 SLG (+48). It appears as if VEBers have bought into the Matt Holliday-driven spring talking points that, if the team is more aggressive, they will hit for more power (Carpenter in particular). In ...

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  13. St. Louis Cardinals @ Washington Nationals game thread - Game 12 - April 21, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Viva El Birdos

    ... 25-man roster. The move leaves the Cardinals with three full-time outfielders on the active roster: Jon Jay , Matt Holliday , and Jason Heyward . In a pinch Mark Reynolds , Pete Kozma , or Dean Anna could take to the outfield. What's the plan in ...

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  14. Matt Williams after Nationals' closer Drew Storen's blown save: "If...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Federal Baseball

    ... bounced, and it too got by Ramos, allowing Carpenter to take third. The Nats' infield was drawn in against Matt Holliday , but the veteran outfielder connected for his fourth hit on the night, (4 for 4, BB), taking a 2-2 change to left for a ...

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  15. Escobar's blast in 10th lifts Washington Nationals over St. Louis CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | UPI

    ... the St. Louis Cardinals in the opener of a three-game set. The Cardinals sent the game into extras following Matt Holliday ' s RBI single in the ninth, but Escobar crushed a Carlos Villanueva (0-1) first-pitch fastball into the bullpen in left ...

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  16. St. Louis Cardinals vs. Washington Nationals Betting Preview, Matchup OddsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | BleacherReport

    ... solo homer in the bottom of the 10th inning. had gone 0-for-4 prior to that big hit, with St. Louis outfielder Matt Holliday extending the game in the top of the ninth by singling home third baseman Matt Carpenter for the game-tying run. The ...

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  17. Missed opportunities come back to haunt CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | St. Louis Cardinals

    ... scoring position, lowering their season average in such spots to .242. "We didn't put anything together," said Matt Holliday , the only one who actually did, as he contributed a four-hit game. "We had some chances, and they got out of it. It was one ...

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  18. With four singles, Holliday's hitting streak at 12 gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | St. Louis Cardinals

    to the Nationals, Matt Holliday extended his Major League-long hitting streak to 12 on Tuesday while matching a career high with four hits in the game. It marked the 26th four-hit game of Holliday's career and the sixth time he's reached base in a ...

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  19. Nationals 2-1 over Cardinals on walk-off home run by Yunel EscobarRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Federal Baseball

    The Washington Nationals took a 1-0 lead into the ninth, but the St. Louis Cardinals tied it up on Matt Holliday's fourth hit of the game. So Yunel Escobar had to win it with a walk-off home run.

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  20. Escobar delivers clutch home runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Washington Nationals

    ... field to score Ian Desmond . Harper is now tied for second on the team with eight RBIs. A four-hit Holliday: Matt Holliday extended his hitting streak to 12 and reached base in all five plate appearances, including a ninth-inning at-bat in which he ...

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