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GAME 129 REVIEW: A Dark Day All Around in NatsTown

THE RESULT:  At 10:30 am Friday, Washington Nationals General Manager Mike Rizzo uttered the two words no one in the baseball world wanted to hear:  Tommy John.
At 4:00 pm, the 22-year old for whom that dreaded procedure was ordered told everyone — in no uncertain terms — that he would be back better than ever.

And at 7:05 pm, the team went out and put on display many of the traits that have Continue reading

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GAME 129 REVIEW: Nationals Win in Dramatic Fashion in Extras; Await Word on Strasburg Injury

Jordan Zimmermann made his first start in a year, and the Nats won in the 13th inning. (Photo by C. Nichols/Nats News Network)
THE RESULT:  On the day the Washington Nationals introduced their latest phenom, and awaited the results of an MRI for the one already here, an almost forgotten prized pitching prospects returned after just 12 months from Tommy John surgery. 

But Jordan Zimmermann was Continue reading

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