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2011 MLB Draft: Washington Nationals’ GM Mike Rizzo On Rice 3B Anthony Rendon. [Full Transcript]

After selecting Rice University third baseman Anthony Rendon with the sixth pick of the 2011 MLB Draft, D.C. GM Mike Rizzo met with the press to discuss the selection. “We were pleasantly surprised that he got to us at six,”… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals At San Francisco Giants: GameThread 60 Of 162.

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Washington Nationals @ San Francisco Giants
Monday, Jun 6, 2011, 10:15 PM EDT AT&T Park
John Lannan vs Tim Lincecum
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Washington Nationals’ GM Mike Rizzo On Rice 3B Anthony Rendon, The 6th Pick Of The 2011 MLB Draft.

After selecting Rice University third baseman Anthony Rendon with the sixth pick of the 2011 MLB Draft, D.C. GM Mike Rizzo met with the press to discuss the selection. “We were pleasantly surprised that he got to us at six,”… Continue reading

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With The 6th Pick Of The MLB 2011 Draft, The Washington Nationals Select Rice 3B Anthony Rendon.

MLB Draft Results: 

Pittsburgh Pirates – Gerrit Cole – RHP UCLA
Seattle Mariners – Danny Hultzen – LHP UVA
Arizona Diamondbacks – Trevor Bauer – RHP – UCLA
Baltimore Orioles – Dylan Bundy – RHP – Owassa OK, HS.
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With The Sixth Pick Of The 2011 MLB Draft, The Washington Nationals Select…Draft Thread.

With less than five hours to go before MLB Commissioner Bud Selig (eMb!) steps to the podium and begins matching teams with prospects, the final versions of everyone’s mock drafts are emerging. The big question for the Washington Nati… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals: 2011 MLB Draft Not As Simple As Last Two Drafts.

In 2005, the Washington Nationals, picking fourth overall, selected Ryan Zimmerman, a University of Virginia third baseman with players like Ryan Braun, Troy Tulowitzki, Jay Bruce and Andrew McCutchen still on the board. The night bef… Continue reading

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Wire Taps: Washington Nationals In San Francisco, 2011 MLB Draft Tonight…

• Programming Notes: Rest up, D.C. Faithful, it’s going to be a long day…The Washington Nationals are in San Francisco tonight for the start of a three-game series with the Giants. Nats’ lefty John Lannan takes on the so-called… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals Outlast Arizona Diamondbacks, Take 9-4 Decision In HBP-Filled 11-Inning Affair.

• Sunday Top 5: 
In Today’s Game Recap: 11 innings, 13 runs, 17 hits, five HBP’s, two pitchers and two skippers tossed, a blown save and a grand slam! Ready? Go…
5. Scoreless Innings Pile Up: Washington Nationals’ right-ha… Continue reading

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Washington Nationals’ Prospect Bryce Harper Lifted From Game After HBP.

According to reports from this afternoon’s Hagerstown Suns/Greensboro Grasshoppers Class-A South Atlantic League game which features the return of the Face of the Nats’ franchise Ryan Zimmerman in his first rehab stint, Bryce Harper, … Continue reading

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Washington Nationals At Arizona Diamondbacks: GameThread 59 Of 162.

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Washington Nationals @ Arizona Diamondbacks
Sunday, Jun 5, 2011, 4:10 PM EDT Chase Field
Jason Marquis vs Ian Kennedy
Sunny. Winds blowing out to center field at 5-15 m.p.h. Game time temperature ar… Continue reading

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