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Potomac Nationals take 2-1 lead in Carolina League finals

DH John Wooten pelted two home runs including the go-ahead two-run shot in the fourth inning as the Potomac Nationals (4-1, 3-0) defeated the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (3-3, 0-1) 12-7 to take a 2-1 series lead in the Mills Cup Championship.


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Potomac Nationals win in regular-season finale

The Potomac Nationals (78-58, 40-27) prevailed over the Frederick Keys (65-72, 33-37) by the final score of 6-1 on the final day of the 2014 regular season Sunday afternoon at Harry Grove Stadium.


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Frederick Keys drop Potomac Nationals, 4-3

The Potomac Nationals (75-58, 37-27) were edged by the Frederick Keys (65-69, 33-34) in the series opener of a three-day, four-game road set by the final score of 4-3 on Saturday night at Harry Grove Stadium.


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Wilmington blanks Potomac Nationals, 2-0

The Potomac Nationals (75-57, 37-26) were shut out for the second straight night at Frawley Stadium on Friday evening as the Wilmington Blue Rocks (64-69, 31-34) earned a 2-0 victory in the Game Five series finale.


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Potomac Nationals edge Frederick Keys in 10, 4-3

The Potomac Nationals (71-53, 33-22) edged the Frederick Keys (58-67, 26-32) in a wild, 10-inning see-saw confrontation by the final score of 4-3 on Friday evening at Pfitzner Stadium courtesy of a throwing error committed by Frederick 3B Jason Esposito.


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P-Nats sweep doubleheader from Lynchburg

Lynchburg couldn’t halt its skid Wednesday night, as the Hillcats dropped both ends of a doubleheader against Potomac to move its losing streak to seven games.


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Potomac Nationals survive Carolina rally, win 7-6

The Potomac Nationals (67-53, 29-22) survived a furious 9th inning rally by the Carolina Mudcats (54-68, 25-30) on Sunday night at Pfitzner Stadium to capture a 7-6 victory in the series finale.


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Finally! Rain lifts, Salem sweeps Potomac

Able to play for the first time in six days, the Salem Red Sox showed few signs of rust in sweeping a twin-bill from Potomac, garnering a 6-3 victory in the opener before rallying to prevail 9-6 in the nightcap.


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Potomac Nationals sweep doubleheader from Carolina Mudcats

The Potomac Nationals (61-49, 23-18) swept the Carolina Mudcats (50-60, 21-22) in a doubleheader on Sunday afternoon by scores of 5-2 and 9-4.


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Myrtle Beach, in extras, completes sweep of Potomac Nationals

The Potomac Nationals (58-49, 20-18) and Myrtle Beach Pelicans (66-43, 22-19) took 16 innings to complete their series-ending contest at Pfitzner Stadium on Wednesday afternoon. The


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Potomac Nationals rally falls short in 8-6 loss to Myrtle Beach

The Potomac Nationals (58-48, 20-17) dropped game two of a three game series against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (65-43, 21-19) by an 8-6 count on Tuesday night.


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Potomac Nationals storm back, stun Carolina, 11-8

The Potomac Nationals (56-46, 18-15) completed their largest comeback of the season with an 11-8 victory over the Carolina Mudcats (48-54, 19-16) on Friday night at Pfitzner Stadium.


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Potomac Nationals defeat Frederick in 13, 2-1

DH Tony Renda supplied the game-winning RBI-single in the top of the 13th inning as the Potomac Nationals (11-9) beat the Frederick Keys (10-13) on Sunday afternoon, 2-1.


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Myrtle Beach downs Potomac Nationals, 4-2

The Potomac Nationals (6-7) dropped the opening game of their series against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (10-5) 4-2 on a sold out Independence Day extravaganza at Pfitzner Stadium. LHP Chad Bell (W, 3-0) allowed just two hits in five innings to earn the win for Myrtle Beach.


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Seven-run eighth pushes Potomac past Keys

The Potomac Nationals (44-34, 6-3) shocked the Frederick Keys (34-44, 2-9) with seven runs in the 8th inning in the aftermath of a terrific starting pitchers’ duel to eclipse their regional Northern Division rival 7-1 at Pfitzner Stadium on Sunday evening.


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MLB rehabbers push P-Nats past Salem Red Sox, 5-2

The Potomac Nationals put up a four spot in the bottom of the third inning en route to a 5-2 win over the Salem Red Sox at Pfitzner Stadium Monday night.


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P-Nats pound Salem Red Sox in series opener

The Potomac Nationals beat the Salem Red Sox 11-4 Sunday night at Pfitzner Stadium. John Simms picked up his second win of the season, going five innings allowing six hits and four runs.


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Lynchburg Hillcats rock Potomac Nationals, 10-3

Back-to-back four-run innings quickly turned a one-run deficit into a seven-run victory, as the Lynchburg Hillcats used eight two-out RBIs to defeat the Potomac Nationals, 10-3, at Calvin Falwell Field Thursday night.


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Potomac Nationals take rubber match from Winston-Salem

The Potomac Nationals (38-31, 21-14) took their game five rubber match against the Winston-Salem Dash (30-39, 14-21) on Sunday afternoon with an 8-6 win.


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Potomac Nationals split two with Winston-Salem

On a night where 1,000 fans received a Jayson Werth Bobblebeard, the Potomac Nationals (37-31, 20-14) split Saturday night’s doubleheader with the Winston-Salem Dash (30-38, 14-20).


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Gio Gonzalez impressive in rehab start for Potomac Nationals

The Potomac Nationals (36-29, 19-12) scrapped out a 3-2 victory on Thursday night against the Winston-Salem Dash (28-37, 12-19) to clinch the first half Northern division title.


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Potomac Nationals rally to top Carolina, 5-4

The Potomac Nationals (35-28, 17-16) rallied past the Carolina Mudcats (27-35, 13-20) with three runs in the 8th inning on Monday evening at Five County Stadium to set the hook on a 5-4 victory in the series opener of a three-game road set.


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Gio Gonzalez struggles in rehab, but P-Nats rally, win

LHP Gio Gonzalez tossed 3.2 innings in his first ML rehab start since being traded to Washington. Gonzalez allowed eight earned runs in his start, surrendering seven hits and four walks. He was limited to 65 pitches.


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Wilmington tops Potomac Nationals, 5-3

The Potomac Nationals (30-27, 14-16) were beaten by the Wilmington Blue Rocks (29-28, 16-12) in a pitcher’s duel at Frawley Stadium by the final score of 5-3 on Tuesday evening in their first head-to-head meeting of the 2014 season.


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Three-run ninth lifts Potomac Nationals past Salem Red Sox

The Potomac Nationals (30-26, 16-11) renewed more magic at Pfitzner Stadium on Monday night with a three-run 9th inning to claim a 5-4 walk-off victory to complete a four-game sweep of the Salem Red Sox (27-29, 13-15).


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Potomac Nationals outslug Salem Red Sox, 12-11

Potomac Nationals outslug Salem Red Sox, 12-11


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Potomac Nationals blast Salem Red Sox, 8-1

The Potomac Nationals (28-26, 14-11) knocked home seven runs in a wild seventh inning to defeat the Salem Red Sox (27-27, 13-13) at Pfitzner Stadium by the score of 8-1 on Saturday night.


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UVA’s Ryan Zimmerman rehabs, P-Nats win

The Potomac Nationals (27-26, 13-11) used their fifth walk-off win to defeat the Salem Red Sox (27-26, 13-12) at Pfitzner Stadium 5-4 on Friday night as DH Ryan Zimmerman made his first rehab start coming back from a broken right thumb.


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Potomac Nationals blast Winston-Salem, 14-4

The Potomac Nationals (26-26, 14, 15) blasted the Winston-Salem Dash (21-31, 10-15) on Thursday night at BB&T Ballpark winning 14-4 in the series finale.


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Winston-Salem blanks P-Nats, 4-0

The Potomac Nationals (25-26, 13-15) were blanked by the Winston-Salem Dash (21-30, 10-14) in Game Two at BB&T Ballpark on Wednesday night after Dash starter, RHP Myles Jaye turned in his first career nine-inning, complete-game shutout en route to a 4-0 win.


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Potomac Nationals blast Salem Red Sox, 10-6

The Potomac Nationals (25-23, 13-12) used 16 hits to crush the Salem Red Sox (26-23, 13-14) 10-6 in series Game Three on Sunday afternoon at Salem Memorial Ballpark.


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Lynchburg Hillcats, Potomac Nationals split doubleheader

The Lynchburg Hillcats (21-24) split a pair of 3-2 finals on the road against the Potomac Naitonals (24-20) tonight. Will Skinner went 4-for-6 for the ‘Cats, with a pair of hits in both ends of the twin bill, driving in a run and scoring one as well in the 3-2 win in game two.


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Potomac Nationals earn series split in Myrtle Beach

The Potomac Nationals (22-18, 12-10) worked out a series split with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (27-15, 12-10) thanks to a 4-2 win in the series finale on Sunday at TicketReturn.com Field inside Pelicans Ballpark.


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Potomac Nationals split two with Myrtle Beach

The Potomac Nationals (21-18, 11-10) split a Saturday twin bill with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (27-14, 12-9) at TicketReturn.com Field inside Pelicans Ballpark.


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Myrtle Beach pounds Potomac Nationals, 11-5

The Potomac Nationals (20-17, 10-9) were crushed by the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (26-13, 11-8) by the score of 11-5 on Friday evening after being outplayed on TicketReturn.com Field inside Pelicans Ballpark.


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Frederick rocks Potomac Nationals, 12-5

The Potomac Nationals (20-16, 10-8) got rocked by the Frederick Keys (17-20, 7-12) on Wednesday afternoon at Harry Grove Stadium in a matinee contest by the final score of 12-5.


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Potomac Nationals one-hit in 7-0 loss to Frederick

The Potomac Nationals (20-15, 10-7) were shut out by the Frederick Keys (16-20, 6-12) 7-0 on Tuesday night at Harry Grove Stadium as Keys RHP Parker Bridwell flirted with the first no-hitter in the Carolina League since Aaron Northcraft (Lynchburg Hillcats) dealt a seven-inning “no-no” during the 2012 season.


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Potomac Nationals edge Myrtle Beach, 6-5

The Potomac Nationals (19-13, 10-7) edged the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (21-13, 14-5) in a seesaw contest on Saturday night by the final score of 6-5 in an entertaining nail-biter of a Game Three at Pfitzner Stadium amidst a terrific team effort.


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Potomac Nationals lose on controversial call, 3-2

A controversial call at first base by Base Umpire Travis Godec in the bottom of the 9th ended the Potomac Nationals’ (18-11, 9-5) Game Three series finale with the Frederick Keys (13-17, 10-8) on Wednesday evening at Pfitzner Stadium and gave the visiting club a 3-2 victory.


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Potomac Nationals blast Dash, 11-3

The Potomac Nationals (16-10, 9-6) crushed the Winston-Salem Dash (10-17, 5-10) in the Game Four finale at BB&T Ballpark on Sunday afternoon winning 11-3.


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Winston-Salem nips Potomac Nationals, 3-2

The Potomac Nationals (14-9, 7-5) were stifled by the Winston-Salem Dash (9-15, 4-8) in Game One of a four-game set on Thursday evening at BB&T Ballpark after the home club tallied a pair of runs in the bottom of the 7th inning to garner a 3-2 victory.


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Potomac Nationals walk off, 6-5, over Lynchburg Hillcats

The Potomac Nationals (14-8, 7-4) earned a 6-5 walk-off victory in series Game Two over the Lynchburg Hillcats (9-14, 5-7) on Sunday afternoon at Pfitzner Stadium when 1B Shawn Pleffner lined an RBI single into center field in the bottom of the 9th inning.


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Six-run eighth pushes Potomac Nationals past Winston-Salem, 8-2

The Potomac Nationals (12-8, 5-4) engaged the Winston-Salem Dash (6-14, 3-6) in a close contest through 7 ½ innings on Thursday night at Pfitzner Stadium before the P-Nats exploded for six runs in the bottom of the 8th inning to break a 2-2 tie which propelled the home club to an 8-2 victory.


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Winston-Salem tops Potomac Nationals, 4-2

The Potomac Nationals (11-8, 4-4) were defeated by the Winston-Salem Dash (6-13, 3-5) 4-2 in the series opener of a three-game set at Pfitzner Stadium on Wednesday evening.


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Potomac Nationals nip Lynchburg Hillcats, 6-5

The Potomac Nationals (10-7, 6-4) edged the Lynchburg Hillcats (9-8, 4-6) in Game Three of their four-game series by the final score of 6-5 on Easter Sunday at Lynchburg City Stadium on Calvin Falwell Field to capture sole possession of first place in the Carolina League’s Northern Division.


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Lynchburg Hillcats walk off, 7-6, in 12 over Potomac Nationals

With two out, the bases empty, and Kevin Ahrens behind in the count, 1-2, the clean-up hitter crushed a hanging breaking ball deep to left-center field for his second home run of the season, giving Lynchburg a 7-6 victory over the Potomac Nationals at Calvin Falwell Field Friday night.


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Myrtle Beach rocks Potomac Nationals, 9-2

After winning their three-game set with the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (8-6, 1-6) with a sweep of the de facto doubleheader last evening at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark, the Potomac Nationals (8-6, 4-3) got hammered 9-2 in their series finale on Thursday night.


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Potomac Nationals sweep doubleheader from Myrtle Beach

The Potomac Nationals (8-5, 4-2) swept the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (7-6, 0-6) in a doubleheader at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark on Wednesday evening by beating the hosting club 7-3 in Game One and 3-1 in the nightcap.


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Potomac Nationals walk off, 4-3, over Carolina Mudcats

Khayyan Norfork slid across home plate in the bottom of the 9th inning at Pfitzner Stadium on Monday night on a double play attempt by the Carolina Mudcats (6-5, 4-3) to send the Potomac Nationals (6-5, 4-3) to their first walk-off win in 2014.