Category Archives: Jerry Hairston

Nats Postgame – 2-1 win over Padres

Nats 2, Padres 1

No better way to shake off a 1-7 road trip where nerves frayed and controversy reigned than with a walk-off home run. Of course, that came after a blown save in the top of the ninth inning so it wasn’t exactly conventional. But the … Continue reading

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Nats Postgame – 8-3 loss to Orioles

Orioles 8, Nats 3

Maybe momentum really is as good as the next day’s starting pitcher. For the Nationals, the glory of Friday night’s 17-run offensive explosion against the Orioles gave way to a back-to-reality 8-3 loss at Camden Yards on Saturday… Continue reading

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Nats Postgame – 8-4 win over Marlins

Nats 8, Marlins 4

Some postgame thoughts from the Nats’ first victory of the homestand, which concludes with a brief two-game series against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday and Tuesday. Washington’s offense has been in dire straits early in 2011…. Continue reading

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Nats Postgame – Infante sees your catch, raises you a slide

Roger Bernadina’s amazing catch in the fifth inning wasn’t the only incredible play in Friday’s 6-5 loss to the Marlins. How about that slide from Omar Infante in the top of the 11th to avoid a certain out at home plate and deliver the eventual w… Continue reading

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