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House GOP leadership on Washington gridlock

House GOP leaders issued the following statement Friday on the failure of Congress to pass legislation repealing or replacing the Affordable Care Act. 


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Washington tops Brewers, 7-4

Washington went deep three times, and Tanner Roark went seven innings in a 7-4 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday.


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Washington loses in 10, ends six-game winning streak

Washington bungled the 10th inning after fighting back from an early 4-0 deficit, and the five-run Reds rally led to a 9-4 Cincinnati win Saturday night.


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San Diego tops Washington, earns series split

In the eighth inning Saturday night, Washington appeared to be on the verge of a series sweep at San Diego.


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Washington Nationals win West Coast opener

Petco Park was playing like a Ping Pong table Thursday night, and the Washington Nationals took advantage.


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Washington rallies, knocks off Cubs in 12, 5-4

Washington rallied twice from one-run deficits, and won with a Jayson Werth walkoff as the Nats knocked off the Chicago Cubs, 5-4.


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Washington rallies, tops Phils in series opener, 9-6

Washington fell behind 4-0 early Friday night, but the Nationals rallied behind Daniel Murphy to top Philadelphia, 9-6.


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Washington loses in road trip finale to White Sox

Gio Gonzalez settled down nicely after surrendering three in the first, but Washington couldn’t get the bats going in a 3-1 loss to Chicago.


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Washington tops Chicago White Sox, 10-5

The Washington Nationals rallied from a pair of early deficits to defeat the Chicago White Sox, 10-5, on Tuesday.


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Washington salvages finale, tops Reds, 10-9

Washington rallied from an early 5-0 deficit, then had to hold on for a 10-9 win at Cincinnati, salvaging the finale of the three-game road series.


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Reds make it two straight over Nats, win 6-3

A three-run Adam Duvall homer broke a 3-3 eighth-inning tie and lifted Cincinnati to a 6-3 win over the Washington Nationals Saturday.


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Scherzer dominant in 7-2 Washington Nationals win

Max Scherzer struck out 11 in eight innings in a 7-2 Washington Nationals win in Philadelphia Wednesday night.


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Washington powers past Phils, 5-1

Joe Ross gave up three hits in seven innings, and Washington went deep four times in a 5-1 win at Philadelphia on Tuesday.


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Washington salvages split with St. Louis

Jayson Werth hit a pinch-hit grand slam to break open a close game to key a 10-2 Washington Nationals win over the St. Louis Cardinals.


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Cardinals make it two in a row in Washington

St. Louis jumped early on Gio Gonzalez in a 9-4 win at Washington on Saturday night at Nationals Park.


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Cardinals even series with win at Washington

A Stephen Piscotty grand slam highlighted a five-run St. Louis third, and the Cardinals went on to a 6-2 win over Washington Friday night.


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Washington goes deep to win series opener with St. Louis

A Danny Espinosa homer broke a seventh-inning tie, and Joe Ross was solid in a 2-1 Washington win over St. Louis on Thursday.


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Mets take series opener from Nationals

A three-run homer by David Wright keyed a five-run fifth for the New York Mets in a 7-1 win over the Washington Nationals Monday night.


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Washington rally fall short at Miami

Washington snuffed out its own ninth-inning rally in a 3-2 loss at Miami on Saturday.


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Washington wins series opener at Miami

Ryan Zimmerman and Michael A. Taylor homered in a four-run second that held up for the Washington Nationals in a 4-1 win at Miami.


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MLB Roundup: Baltimore, Washington both shut out

Wade Miley and two Seattle relievers combined on a two-hit shutout in a 10-0 Mariners win at Baltimore Tuesday night.


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Miami earns series split: Tops Nationals, 5-1

A dropped fly ball opened the door for the Miami Marlins in a 5-1 win over Washington at Nationals Park on Sunday.


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Miami drops Washington, 7-1, earns doubleheader split

Miami beat up Tanner Roark to defeat the Washington Nationals in the nightcap of a Saturday doubleheader, 7-1.


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Virginia Tech to host drones in America panel discussion

Sen. Mark Warner, D-VA, will offer the opening remarks for Drones in America, a panel discussion by Virginia Tech and industry experts.


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Washington done in by slide rule in 5-4 loss to Detroit

The slide interference rule played another role in a baseball controversy, this time not being called in a 5-4 Detroit win at Washington Tuesday night.


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Cubs top Washington Nationals in series opener, 5-2

Ben Zobrist hit a homer and drove in four runs, and Washington wasted a solid effort from Joe Ross in a 5-2 loss to the Chicago Cubs Thursday night.


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Washington blasts Royals, 13-2

Bryce Harper broke out of a recent slump with a two-run homer, and Stephen Strasburg cruised with solid run support to a 13-2 Washington win.


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Washington makes it four straight on Road Trip of Death

Washington got two in the first at Kansas City Monday night, and Gio Gonzalez and three relievers made them hold up in a 2-0 Nats win.


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Washington wins again at St. Louis, 6-1

Jayson Werth hit a three-run first inning homer, and Joe Ross was solid in six in a 6-1 Washington Nationals win at St. Louis on Saturday.


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Phils complete sweep of Nats with second straight shutout

Four Philadelphia pitchers combined on a four-hit shutout to complete a three-game sweep of Washington with a 3-0 win on Thursday.


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Washington wins wild one in 16

Chris Heisey homered in the bottom of the 16th to send Washington to a 6-5 walk-off win over Minnesota on Sunday.


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Warner, Kaine introduce bill to aid Rural Virginia hospitals

U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine introduced a bill to ensure hospitals are fairly reimbursed for their services by the federal government.


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Washington dumps Twins, 8-4

The Nats jumped out to an early 7-0 lead, and Washington cruised to an 8-4 win over Minnesota on Friday night.


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MLB Roundup: O’s win, Nats tumble

An eighth-inning Manny Machado RBI double lifted Baltimore to a 3-2 win over Toronto on Thursday.


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Strasburg, Harper key Washington sweep

Stephen Strasburg pitched into the eighth, Bryce Harper hit a grand slam, and Washington completed a four-game sweep of Atlanta, 6-2.


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Nationals improve to 4-1 with win over Braves

Max Scherzer wasn’t Max Scherzer, but he was good enough for the Washington Nationals Monday night.


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Washington tops Miami, 4-2

A Jayson Werth single put Washington ahead, and a two-run Clint Robinson single broke the game open as the Nats defeated the Miami Marlins, 4-2, on Sunday.


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Washington suffers first loss: Nats fall to Marlins, 6-4

Tanner Roark wasn’t effective in four innings around a rain delay, and Miami made Washington pay for it in a 6-4 win on Thursday.


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Strasburg wins first start: Nationals improve to 2-0

Stephen Strasburg wasn’t sharp, but he pitched around trouble long enough, and Washington completed a sweep of Atlanta, 3-1, on Wednesday.


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Jonathan Papelbon: “I was in the wrong” with Bryce Harper

Washington Nationals closer Jonathan Papelbon said Friday that he has apologized to teammate Bryce Harper for their dugout confrontation last September.