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  1. Cubs rookie slugger Bryant quickly making his mark in majorsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant steps into his home run off Washington Nationals relief pitcher Aaron Barrett during the eighth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Chicago. Photo: Charles Rex Arbogast, AP Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant watches his home run off Washington Nationals relief pitcher Aaron Barrett during the eighth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Chicago.

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  2. Cubs rookie slugger Bryant quickly making his mark in majorsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Albany Times Union

    Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant steps into his home run off Washington Nationals relief pitcher Aaron Barrett during the eighth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Chicago. Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant watches his home run off Washington Nationals relief pitcher Aaron Barrett during the eighth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Chicago.

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  3. Sweeny: Yankees' Infield Defense Behind Sabathia Has Left A Lot To Be DesiredRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | CBS Local

    ... [] Yankees third baseman Chase Headley stumbles after fielding a ball in the seventh inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. Headley was given an error on the play. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty ...

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  4. Scherzer's 13 K's Dominates CubsRead the original story

    40 min ago | Federal Baseball

    When the Washington Nationals picked up Max Scherzer in the offseason, they knew they were getting someone special and a chance to win every fifth day. That's exactly what they got last night as the Nats beat the Chicago Cubs 3-0 in Wrigley.

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  5. Washington Nationals News: Bryce Harper Leads NL All-Star VotingRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Teddy Never Wins

    May 26, 2015; Chicago, IL, USA; Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper makes a catch on Chicago Cubs left fielder Chris Coghlan during the fourth inning at Wrigley Field. Mandatory Credit: David Banks-USA TODAY Sports On Wednesday, Major League Baseball released its first update of voting totals for the National League of which players would be selected to the 2015 All-Star Game in Cincinnati if voting ended today.

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  6. Cubs' Jon Lester on Nationals' Bryce Harper's HR: "You make one...Read the original story

    56 min ago | Federal Baseball

    Chicago Cubs' lefty Jon Lester made one mistake in last night's game and Bryce Harper made him pay for it, sending a solo home run out to left in Wrigley Field in the Washington Nationals' 3-0 win. It was Harper's 18th HR of the season and 13th in May. Going into last night's matchup with Jon Lester and the Chicago Cubs , Matt Williams knew the Washington Nationals were going to have to take advantage of whatever opportunities they could get against the veteran left-hander.

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  7. Cincinnati Reds Links 5/28/15Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Red Reporter

    ... Oh yeah, we should also trade him, too. For our short term not losing forecast, the arrival of the Washington Nationals does not look very promising, as the Nats lead the NL East and are 9-2 in their last 11 games. As Robert Bondy at mlb.com points ...

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  8. Zimmermann the Cub would be a nice fitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ESPN

    He's left town with the Washington Nationals but could starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann be back this winter? Zimmermann is part of a deep impending free-agent class of hurlers which the Chicago Cubs are undoubtedly keeping an eye on as they continue to grow into a contending team. Zimmermann fits the profile as 29-year old who is 61-42 in his career after earning a no-decision against the Cubs on Tuesday night.

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  9. Dance Contests, Feather Boas, And Wine: The Sexism Of 'Ladies Night'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    In a new effort to attract female fans, this year's expanded "Ladies Night" at Nationals Park boasts a range of entertainment and giveaways that involve just about everything they could think of to lure women to the game - except, you know, actually watching baseball. Attendees of the June 18 game against the Tampa Bay Rays will be treated to "a dance contest, live music, player appearances, some delicious food samples, special Nationals ladies' fashions," and with the purchase of a special ticket, "two complimentary glasses of wine and a special Washington Nationals acrylic wine glass with neck lanyard."

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  10. Washington Nationals Rapid Reaction: Max Scherzer and Bryce Harper Put on a Show In ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Teddy Never Wins

    May 22, 2015; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer throws to the Philadelphia Phillies during the eighth inning at Nationals Park. The Nationals won 2 - 1. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports The Washington Nationals won another series, that's nine in a row if you are keeping track at home, after beating the Chicago Cubs in the series finale last night 3-0.

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  11. Here's How Many People In Each State May Not Be Able To Afford...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Switched

    ... Elena Kagan, center, stands on the field during batting practice before a baseball game between the Washington Nationals and the Arizona Diamondbacks at Nationals Park in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) United States Supreme Court ...

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  12. Harper, Scherzer power Nationals past CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Philly.com

    The Washington Nationals' two biggest stars were full of praise for each other Wednesday night. After what they did against the Chicago Cubs, it was merited.

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  13. Bryce Harper, Kris Bryant Met All Hype in 1st Matchup Between NL's Top PhenomsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... salivating for more, as the Twitter feed Woe, Doctor's post illustrated: The series went to the Washington Nationals in part because of Harper's outstanding offensive performance. He went 3-for-10, with home runs in each of the last two games. ...

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  14. Max effort prevails as Nationalsa Scherzer beats Cubsa Lester 3-0Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    Jon Lester beat in pitcher's duel with Max Scherzer, also sets big-league record for most at-bats without a hit to start a career . It didn't do the Cubs much good at the end of the day, with Max Scherzer and the Washington Nationals beating Jon Lester 3-0 in a game marred by three Cub errors.

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  15. Game 47 WPA: Like a BAWSS. Nats 3, Cubs 0Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Federal Baseball

    Scherzer was a flat-out boss. The bullpen picked itself up, defense was solid, and the hitting was just enough. And then a little extra. Tonight's WPA brought to you by the early-90's SLO fish-rap scene (represent for the Central Coast!):

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  16. Scherzer gives new meaning to 'command'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Washington Nationals

    Manager Matt Williams was a bench coach with the D-backs a few years ago and got to watch a young Max Scherzer work on a regular basis. The way Williams sees it, Scherzer had the same stuff then but wasn't close to being the pitcher who dominated the Cubs in a "He's got a real good plan for everybody that he faces," Williams said.

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  17. Cubs just going about their businessRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article. Game 3 of the series between the Cubs and Washington Nationals featured the marquee pitching matchup between aces Jon Lester of the Cubs and Max Scherzer of the Nats. Scherzer and the Nats ...

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  18. Max Scherzer Outduels Jon Lester In Washington Nationals 3-0 Win Over CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Teddy Never Wins

    May 22, 2015; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer throws to the Philadelphia Phillies during the eighth inning at Nationals Park. The Nationals won 2 - 1. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports It was the matchup that everyone was looking forward to when this series began.

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  19. Scherzer levels the playing field for himselfRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Federal Baseball

    Instead of wishing that the NL used designated hitters, Scherzer just decided to make all his opponents hit like #9 hitters. What a guy. 7 innings and 13 strikeouts is a great amount of awesome. He's the best, or would be if only Bryce Harper wasn't stealing all the thunder, right?

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  20. Cubs' Lester sets futility recordRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Jon Lester established a major league record Wednesday night for the longest hitless drought to begin a career. Lester entered the game against the Washington Nationals tied with the San Diego Padres' Joey Hamilton, who had also gone 57 career at-bats without a hit.

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