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Nats rout, sweep Cubs; worst week for Chicago since 1871

After hitting six home runs in each of the previous two games, would the Washington Nationals make history last night? I don’t know if I’d go far enough to say they made history, but the destroyed the Chicago Cubs, 9-2. The score was not the big story though, the benches and bullpens emptied twice with

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Another 6 homer game for the Nats clinches Cubs series

Remember on Tuesday night when the Washington Nationals hit six home runs off the Chicago Cubs? At Nats Park w wife/friends. Said:”Too bad, we missed 1st 6 HR-game in D.C. MLB history since 1901. It was LAST nite.” So they did it again. — Thomas Boswell (@ThomasBoswellWP) September 6, 2012 It took over 110 years

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Nats set D.C. record for homers in 11-5 rout over Cubs

History, it seems, is being made daily by the 2012 Washington Nationals. #Nats 5 HR tonight is a record for any D.C. ballclub in a home game. That’s at Griffith Stadium, RFK Stadium, Nationals Park. — Mark Zuckerman (@MarkZuckerman) September 5, 2012 It got better as Adam LaRoche hit his second homer in the eighth

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