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Baltimore Orioles At Washington Nationals: GameThread 70 Of 162.

• RAIN DELAY: Game is expected to start at 8:00 pm EDT. Nats/O’s at 8:00.

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Baltimore Orioles @ Washington Nationals
Friday, Jun 17, 2011, 7:05 PM EDT Nationals Park
Zach Britton vs Jason Marquis
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A Quick History Of Washington Nationals’ Win Streaks.

What began with a win in the second of four games in San Diego last Friday has now stretched on for six-straight with the Washington Nationals taking three of four games from the Padres on the road and three-straight from St. Louis Ca… Continue reading

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Wire Taps: Washington Nationals Welcome Baltimore Orioles To Nats Park, Look For Seventh Straight W.

• Programming Notes: Luckily there’s no DH this time when the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles face off in Interleague play. This time it’s baseball played the right way. Jason Marquis and Zack Britton will be on the mo… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals Win 7-4 On Danny Espinosa’s 10th Inning Walk-Off. Nats Sweeps St. Louis Cardinals, Win Sixth Straight.

• Tonight’s Top 5: 
5. FULL MOON: Jayson Werth homered for the first time since May 20th in Baltimore late in last night’s game and he starts the Nats’ first tonight with more of the same. 1-2 sinker from Cards’ starter Kyle… Continue reading

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Two on, one out in the 10th and Danny Espinosa crushes a changeup! DEEEEEEEEP TO RIGHT FOR THE…

Two on, one out in the 10th and Danny Espinosa crushes a changeup! DEEEEEEEEP TO RIGHT FOR THE SWEEEEEEEPPP!!!! The Nationals win!! THE NATIONALS WIN!! Espinosa’s 12th gives the Nats six-straight wins!! 7-4 final.

Nats now 33-36.

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St. Louis Cardinals At Washington Nationals: GameThread 69 Of 162.

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St. Louis Cardinals @ Washington Nationals
Thursday, Jun 16, 2011, 7:05 PM EDT Nationals Park
Kyle Lohse vs John Lannan
Partly cloudy,rain. Winds blowing out to left field at 15-20 m.p.h. Game time temperature… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals’ First Baseman Michael Morse: The Numbers Of The Beast.

In explaining the slow start to Michael Morse’s 2011 campaign, which saw the 29-year-old 1B/OF post a .211/.253/.268 slash line with one double and one home run in 23 games and 79 plate appearances in March/April after he’d hit three … Continue reading

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Wire Taps: Washington Nationals Try For Six-Straight With John Lannan Pitching Tonight.

• Programming Notes: Six in-a-row? Can the Washington Nationals win six-straight and sweep St. Louis out of the nation’s capital? John Lannan and Kyle Lohse are going to be on the mound for their respective teams tonight. How man… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals: 2011 MLB Draft Pick Matt Purke Chatter.

• One Draft Note: 
The Texas Rangers had three opportunities to draft TCU left-hander Matt Purke in last week’s 2011 MLB Draft, but they passed on the pitcher they’d taken with their 1st Round pick, 14th overall in 2009. Pur… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals’ Livan Hernandez Throws Complete Game Shutout Of The St. Louis Cardinals, 10-0 Nats.

• Tonight’s Top 5:
5. MORSE CRUSH: You can’t stop Michael Morse, you can only hope to— and you can’t throw him 3-1 fastballs. Cards’ starter Kyle McClellan knows that now if he didn’t before he served up a sinker that ended up … Continue reading

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