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Strasburg, Nats beat Rays despite silent bats and “weird wuss” in the other dugout

The Washington Nationals are weird. Last night, after a 3-run inning against a Tampa Bay Rays starter making his MLB debut, they were hitless. A mere baserunner for 7 innings after the first. They won 3-2, behind Stephen Strasburg‘s 10 strikeouts (video). The rubber game is tonight. Game recap video The war of words between

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Nats back-to-back-to-back homers and series win overshadowed by Smurfy rookies

After winning Friday night in the bottom of the 11th and then getting blown out Saturday, the Washington Nationals beat the Houston Astros on Sunday to win the series. The a third inning barrage of back-to-back-to-back home runs (Ian Desmond, Rick Ankiel, Ryan Zimmerman) off of Henry Sosa* highlighted the game: The would go on

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