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Left, Right

(Danny Espinosa admires his work in the 7th. Screen grab of TV/MASN.) "Bad idea bringing in the righty." (Danny Espinosa, via @AdamKilgoreWP, 5/16/2011) Nationals 4, Pirates 2: Danny Espinosa delivers the goods from the left side of the plate, after… Continue reading

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Bruce Boudreau and Mark Lerner at the Nats game

(Mark Lerner with BFF Bruce Boudreau. Screen grab of TV/MASN.) Sadly, Bruce Boudreau is sitting in the front row with Mark Lerner at Nationals Park for tonight’s Nationals-Pirates game, instead of preparing the Caps for Game 2 of the Conference… Continue reading

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Bryce Harper’s hitting streak ends at 18 games

Apparently, the above video shows Bryce Harper sitting on the Hagerstown Suns’ team bus in Lakewood, NJ, over the weekend after a Suns game against the Blue Claws. Won’t be long now before Harper graduates to riding the Potomac Nationals’… Continue reading

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Meet Todd Coffey’s Elbow

(Todd Coffey’s elbow, moments after getting drilled by a line drive on Sunday. Screen grab of TV/MASN.) "I was just a little sore. I did about three rounds of ice on it and treatment. The key now is just to… Continue reading

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Sweep Averted

(Jason Marquis gets a well-deserved hand for a day’s work on Sunday. Screen grab of TV/MASN.) "Jason pitched well, kept us in there, fought out of a few scrapes there and did a great job. Getting the runs early was… Continue reading

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Bryce Harper extends his hitting streak to 18 games with a home run

(Here’s video of Bryce Harper hitting his 9th home run of the season, oppo boppo style. Video via @NJ_baseball H/T @PhoulBallz) So, just two days removed from extending his hitting streak to 16 games on Jersey Shore Night in Hagerstown,… Continue reading

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Nothing Doing

(No need to get your hopes up. Screen grab of TV/MASN.) Marlins 1, Nationals 0: Nats have no answers for Anibal Sanchez, as usual. Two on, nobody out in the 9th against Leo Nunez, and nothing but zeroes courtesy of… Continue reading

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Bryce Harper extends hitting streak to 17 games with an infield hit

Think Roger Bernadina’s diving catch was spectacular? Then just wait until you see the above video of Bryce Harper extending his htting streak to 17 games Friday night. Just an amazing dribbler. All credit for Harper’s hustle down the line… Continue reading

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Tagged With a Loss

(Omar Infante’s amazing slide beats the tag by Wilson Ramos. Screen grab via MLB.com.) "A ballgame like that, I hate to lose that game." (Jim Riggleman, via NatsInsider, 5/13/2011) Marlins 6, Nationals 5: So close. Morse nearly wins it in… Continue reading

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Holy Shark!

(Roger Bernadina registers an early candidate for catch of the year. Screen grabs of TV/MASN.) Jump the Shark! Words can’t really do justice to Roger ("The Shark") Bernadina’s unbelievable catch in the fifth inning Friday night. So just watch the… Continue reading

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