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  1. Miami Marlins Morning Catch: Jarrod Saltalamacchia designated for assignmentRead the original story

    45 min ago | Marlin Maniac

    ... received a sudden burst of success in the last few games. Before yesterday's six-run output versus the Washington Nationals, the Marlins' non-pitchers were batting .267/.328/.380, a modest .313 wOBA that ranked at right around league average. This ...

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  2. Baltimore Orioles canceled due to civil unrestRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Birds Watcher

    ... unopposed to moving the remainder of the series and/or the Orioles' homestand. For what it's worth, the Washington Nationals are out of town through the end of the weekend, so I would presume that with the proximity between the two cities being so ...

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  3. MLB Rolls Out Statcast AnalyticsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    Which outfielder sprints the fastest and runs the longest to snag line drives into the gap? Which shortstop is best at throwing from the grass to nip the runner at first? Which catcher gets the ball to second base the quickest? A new era in analytics starts Tuesday when Major League Baseball rolls out its Statcast tracking technology during the MLB Network's broadcast of the St. Louis Cardinals' game at the Washington Nationals. Real-time access will expand quickly to Fox, ESPN and Turner, then to regional sports networks within about six weeks.

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  4. Nats let down by defensive miscuesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Washington Nationals

    The Washington Nationals have had a little trouble with their offense in a tough start to this still-young season. But if their defense keeps playing like it did Monday, then it's really going to hurt.

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  5. Stults, Johnson lead Braves past NationalsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    Kelly Johnson went 3-for-4, with three RBIs, including a two-run homer that fueled a three-run sixth, and the Atlanta Braves took advantage of sloppy defense by the Washington Nationals, who committed four errors, to take the first game of a three-game series, 8-4, Monday night at Turner Field. for the Braves, who had lost five of six, limiting the Nationals to two runs and four hits in a season-high 6 1/3 innings.

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  6. Giants' Madison Bumgarner balks at Max Scherzer's call for D.H. for allRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... it." Scherzer, who left the Detroit Tigers and the D.H. when he signed for $210 million with the Washington Nationals in the offseason, told Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com that he'd prefer that both leagues use the D.H. "If you look at it from the ...

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  7. Kelly Johnson's HR helps Atlanta Braves beat reeling Washington Nationals, 8-4Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times

    Based on the intensity shown in the season's first game between NL East rivals Washington and Atlanta, the remaining 18 games in the season series could be interesting. Kelly Johnson homered and drove in three runs, Eric Stults pitched 6 1-3 strong innings and the Braves beat Washington 8-4 on Monday night to give the Nationals their sixth straight loss.

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  8. MadBum rankledRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Fremont Bulletin

    ... appearances) isn't the way to go about (addressing) it." Scherzer, who signed for $210 million with the Washington Nationals in the offseason, told Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com that he'd prefer that both leagues use the DH. "If you look at it from ...

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  9. Reeling Nationals fall to Braves 8-4 for 6th straight lossRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Atlanta Braves' Andrelton Simmons, bottom, is safe at third base as the ball gets away from Washington Nationals third baseman Yunel Escobar in the fifth inning of a baseball game Monday, April 27, 2015, in Atlanta. Simmons was advancing to third from first base after a wild throw.

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  10. Washington Nationals Recap: Escobar leaves with injury as Nats fall 8-4 to the Atlanta BravesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Teddy Never Wins

    Apr 27, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Washington Nationals third baseman Yunel Escobar has his wrist examined against the Atlanta Braves in the fifth inning at Turner Field. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports Tempers flared in Atlanta as the Washington Nationals dropped their sixth straight to the Braves in a 8-4 game that was not nearly as close as the score may depict.

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  11. FanDuel Fantasy Baseball Picks: April 27Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Talking Chop

    ... with Atlanta unceremoniously dropping an ugly series in Philadelphia. With that in mind and the Washington Nationals invading Turner Field on Monday, we will take our eyes from the local team to the world of single-day fantasy baseball. We have ...

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  12. Game 20 WPA: Same bad recipe, same bad result. Nats lose 4-8.Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Federal Baseball

    Dude, keep the ball DOWN: Doug Fister gives up 5 runs in 5.2 innings with 3 Ks, 2 BBs, and 10 hits. Try to keep it on the ground, man! Brief early hope: Ryan Zimmerman doubles in a game-tying run with two out in the third .

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  13. Atlanta Braves Post a Curly 'L' on Washington: 8-4Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Tomahawk Take

    Apr 27, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Eric Stults throws a pitch against the Washington Nationals in the second inning at Turner Field. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports I don't know what kind of mystique Turner Field has on the Washington Nationals.

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    7 hrs ago | Radio Ink

    ... WNEW-FM also kept listeners informed, up until the station had to switch to the broadcast of the Washington Nationals vs the Atlanta Braves night game. News updates were given between innings and via the radio station's Twitter feed. WNEW reporter ...

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  15. Ryne Sandberg says Phillies aren't quite in a 'Domonic Brown' place just yetRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Good Phight

    Domonic Brown's Achilles tendinitis problem has kept him away from the Phillies as they storm their way into last place alongside the terrible Washington Nationals. But now, as he rehabs with the IronPigs, it's clear he's on the mend and his bat is getting hot hot hot.

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  16. Peter Schmuck: Orioles make right decision, but agitators should not winRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    ... the home stadiums of the opposing teams or even to Nationals Park, which might be available since the Washington Nationals are playing on the road through Sunday. Hopefully, it will not come to that. The threats by agitators to shut down the city ...

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  17. Nationals' Scherzer to miss start with sprained thumbRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer delivers a pitch against the St. Louis Cardinals during the first inning of a baseball game, Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Washington. ATLANTA (AP) - Max Scherzer will not make ...

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  18. O's-White Sox series might move out of cityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hometown Annapolis

    ... later this week, but it's likely one topic of conversation will be the MASN TV rights dispute with the Washington Nationals, which is currently in litigation. "I think you know there's going to be a hearing on May 18," Manfred said. "As you know, ...

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  19. Escobar leaves game vs. Braves with apparent injuryRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Washington Nationals

    Nationals third baseman Yunel Escobar , the hottest hitter on a stone-cold Washington team, was apparently injured on a play at third Monday night against the Braves and had to leave the game. Escobar, who was riding an eight-game hitting streak and an on-base streak of 16 games, was hurt when Atlanta's Andrelton Simmons slid hard into third in the bottom of the fifth inning.

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  20. Washington Nationals News: Anthony Rendon Scratched From Rehab AssignmentRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Teddy Never Wins

    Mar 7, 2015; Melbourne, FL, USA; Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon throws the ball to first in between the first and second inning during a spring training baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Space Coast Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon was scheduled to play his third rehab game tonight for the Nats double-A affiliate, the Harrisburg Senators, as they are going up against the New Britain Rock Cats .

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