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  1. Closer Rankings: The end of the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | FakeTeams

    ... I won. This is the closer rankings. As we're coming down to the end of the season, some guys ( Koji Uehara , Rafael Soriano ) who got saves before aren't getting saves anymore, and in some cases they aren't even pitching. In other cases, teams are ...

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  2. Intriguing Surprise Free Agents The Yankees May Sign For 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... agents this winter, that the Yankees should be monitoring in the off-season Rickie Weeks , Dan Haren , and Rafael Soriano . These are not the top three free agents this winter, failing to meet a vesting option usually implies that. However, all ...

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  3. 5 Free Agent-To-Be Relievers Who Could Be Answers For White SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | CBS Local

    ... as a closer-in-wating in the bullpen, using their money elsewhere might be a wise decision. Nationals closer Rafael Soriano received a two-year, $28-million deal as a 33-year-old in January 2013; the 29-year-old Robertson figures to receive a ...

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  4. Nationals Turning to Closer by CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Call to the Pen

    Sep 5, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Nationals relief pitcher Rafael Soriano reacts after giving up a home run to Philadelphia Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz during the ninth inning at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports After a rough outing on Friday night - which included giving up two homers in an eventual 9-8 loss for the Nationals - Rafael Soriano is being ousted as the closer for now in Washington.

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  5. Nationals reliever Matt Thornton, 37, proving to be a valuable pickupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Washington Times

    Early Saturday afternoon, Nationals manager Matt Williams was asked to name a few relievers who could potentially pitch the ninth inning in Rafael Soriano's absence. He mentioned three relievers by name: Drew Storen, Tyler Clippard and Matt Thornton .

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  6. Touch 'Em All: Few answers on Texas manager's exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Philly.com

    ... position. Manager Matt Williams said Saturday he will use a closer-by-committee approach while struggling Rafael Soriano seeks to correct the flaws in his delivery. Soriano blew a three-run lead in the ninth inning Friday night, allowing two homers ...

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  7. Former Ray Soriano out as Nats closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | St. Petersburg Times

    With three weeks to go in the regular season, the NL East-leading Nationals are facing uncertainty at the closer's position. Manager Matt Williams said Saturday he will use a closer-by-committee approach while struggling RHP Rafael Soriano seeks to correct flaws in his delivery.

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  8. At least for now, Soriano out as Nats closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Washington Post

    The Nationals signed Rafael Soriano to a two-year, $28 million contract in January 2013, adding him to a potential World Series contender with the hope he would record the final out of the season. In the final regular-season month of his deal, with the Nationals on the brink of a division title, Soriano will take the next two days off, regrouping as he tries to earn back his closer position before the playoffs begin.

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  9. Clippard driven to steer Nats to World Series summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Major League Baseball

    ... be interesting to see what happens next year for Clippard. Would the Nationals give him the closer's job if Rafael Soriano isn't back? Only time will tell. After next year, Clippard has a chance to become a free agent. He would like to be a member ...

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  10. Clippard driven to push Nats to apexRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Washington Nationals

    ... be interesting to see what happens next year for Clippard. Would the Nationals give him the closer's job if Rafael Soriano isn't back? Only time will tell. After next year, Clippard has a chance to become a free agent. He would like to be a member ...

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  11. Yankees intend to offer Cashman new contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | CBS Sports

    ... upper management on some key player decisions, perhaps most obviously the call to sign free-agent reliever Rafael Soriano , which he publicly admitted at the time, but also on the decisions to go as far as they did to retain Alex Rodriguez , Jorge ...

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  12. MLB Free Agents 2015: Early Predictions for Winter's Top 25 Available PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | BleacherReport

    ... this offseason, and the Cincinnati Reds fall into that group. If the Washington Nationals don't pick up Rafael Soriano's $14 million club option for 2015, the reliever will be yet another closer available in a crowded market. A stop on the South ...

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  13. 5 Reasons to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | YESNetwork

    Robertson has recorded 43 career saves and is one shy of tying Rafael Soriano for eighth place on the Yankees' all-time save list.

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  14. The proof is in the pitchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Washington Post

    ... Miguel Gonzalez , Bud Norris and Kevin Gausman . They earn just $10.9 million combined, less than Nats closer Rafael Soriano or any injured Yankee you can name. So it's assumed the O's pitching, even with superb defense behind it, is basically ...

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  15. Baseball roundup - Nationals over DiamondbacksRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Cape Breton Post

    ... is tied for the franchise record. Kansas City is the only other team to win 10 consecutive games this year. Rafael Soriano (4-1) pitched a scoreless ninth for the Nationals, who swept three-game series against the New York Mets and Pittsburgh ...

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  16. Around the horn in the Major LeaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Deming Headlight

    ... is tied for the franchise record. Kansas City is the only other team to win 10 consecutive games this year. Rafael Soriano (4-1) pitched a scoreless ninth for the Nationals, who swept three-game series against the New York Mets and Pittsburgh ...

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  17. Baseball CapsulesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... is tied for the franchise record. Kansas City is the only other team to win 10 consecutive games this year. Rafael Soriano (4-1) pitched a scoreless ninth for the Nationals, who swept three-game series against the New York Mets and Pittsburgh ...

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  18. Red-hot Nationals top Diamondbacks 1-0 to extend winning streak to 10 games, plus more MLB scoresRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | The Times-Picayune

    ... is tied for the franchise record. Kansas City is the only other team to win 10 consecutive games this year. Rafael Soriano (4-1) pitched a scoreless ninth for the Nationals, who swept three-game series against the New York Mets and Pittsburgh ...

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  19. Nationals' win streak hits 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Philly.com

    ... is tied for the franchise record. Kansas City is the only other team to win 10 straight games this year. Rafael Soriano (4-1) pitched a scoreless ninth for the Nationals, who swept three-game series against the New York Mets and Pittsburgh Pirates ...

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  20. Happy homecoming for Texas pitcherRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Daily Record

    ... Diamondbacks tied the game in the eighth on Ender Inclarte's two-run homer against reliever Tyler Clippard. Rafael Soriano (3-1) pitched the ninth. The Nationals last won nine in a row when they matched a franchise-record tying 10-game streak June ...

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