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The Ghosts of Game 5: #Nats go down swinging, with their guys

Nothing supernatural here, no curses, none of that nonsense at play. No, the fate of the Washington Nationals was in the hands of Max Scherzer, and then Bryce Harper, their guys.


What’s up with Stephen Strasburg?

Washington Nationals starter Stephen Strasburg had to leave a start early due to a spasm in his left calf for the second time in a month.


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P-Nats end season with 5-3 win over Frederick

The P-Nats ended a season-high six-game losing streak and sent the Keys into the playoffs off of a loss.


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Potomac swept in doubleheader by Keys

Frederick ran away with a game one rout of Potomac 10-4, and held on in a tight 2-0 battle in game two.


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Keys walk-off as Potomac drops fourth straight

A night after playoff contention elimination, the Potomac Nationals (62-75, 29-39) fell in walk-off fashion for the ninth time in 2017.


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P-Nats close out regular season home schedule with W

The Potomac Nationals (62-71) won the final regular season home game at Pfitzner Stadium in 2017 with a 4-1 win over the Frederick Keys (62-70). 


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P-Nats split another doubleheader

For the second consecutive night, the Potomac Nationals (61-71) split a doubleheader with the Frederick Keys (62-69).


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Walked-off again, P-Nats fall 6-5

The Potomac Nationals (59-69, 26-32) were swept by the Salem Red Sox (71-58, 31-29) courtesy of a second straight walk-off.


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Sox walk-off over Potomac in 10 innings

For the second straight night, the Potomac Nationals (59-68, 26-31) fell in a one-run matchup to the Salem Red Sox (70-58, 30-29).


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Baez spins second gem of homestand, P-Nats win 2-1

RHP Joan Baez (W, 3-8) pitched the Potomac Nationals (59-66, 26-29) to a 2-1 win over the Winston-Salem Dash.


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P-Nats walk-off winners in rain-soaked matchup

The Potomac Nationals walked off with an 8-7 victory over the Winston-Salem Dash (50-76, 26-30). 


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Dash win offensive outburst over Potomac

The Dash scored in six of their nine trips to the plate in route to a season-high 14 runs in a 14-6 victory over Potomac.


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McGowin blanks Salem as P-Nats take series

For the first time since May 3rd, the Potomac Nationals (57-65, 24-28) earned a 1-0 shutout victory.


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Red Sox shock Potomac with four-run 10th

The Potomac Nationals (56-65, 23-28) fell 8-4 in 10 innings to the Salem Red Sox (68-53, 28-25).


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P-Nats pitching dominates in 5-1 victory over Salem

Dominant performances on the mound from a trio of pitchers led the Potomac Nationals (56-64, 23-27) to a 5-1 win over the Salem Red Sox.


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Strasburg goes five in rehab stint: P-Nats win late

The Potomac Nationals (55-64) used an eighth inning rally to defeat the Salem Red Sox (67-53) 3-2 on Monday night at Pfitzner Stadium. 


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Potomac salvages series finale with 9-5 win

The Potomac Nationals (54-64, 21-27) avoided a sweep at the hands of the Frederick Keys (55-62, 24-24) with a 9-5 win on Sunday


Stephen Strasburg to to rehab at Potomac Monday night

The Washington Nationals have assigned RHP Stephen Strasburg to the Potomac Nationals, where he will begin a rehabilitation assignment.


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Keys rally, drop Potomac, 4-2

Despite an early 2-0 lead, the Potomac Nationals (53-63, 20-26) fell in the series opener 4-2 to the Frederick Keys (54-61, 23-23) Friday night at Nymeo Field.


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Three-run fourth pushes P-Nats past Pelicans

The Potomac Nationals (52-62) defeated the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (59-56) 3-1 on Wednesday night from Pfitzner Stadium. 


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Pitching highlights Potomac’s 7-2 victory over Pelicans

The Potomac Nationals (18-25, 51-61) picked up a 7-2 victory over the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (16-28, 59-55) Tuesday night at Pfitzner Stadium.


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P-Nats blanked 6-0 by Winston-Salem

Potomac got shut out 6-0 by Winston-Salem on Saturday night at BB&T Ballpark. 


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Dash run away with 8-2 win over Potomac

The Winston-Salem Dash (21-20, 45-66) ran away with a victory over the Potomac Nationals (16-24, 49-61).


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Winston-Salem powers over P-Nats 9-2

The Winston-Salem Dash scored in six of their eight offensive innings, as the Potomac Nationals dropped the series opener 9-2.


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Washington Nationals outfielder Michael Taylor to start rehab with P-Nats

The Washington Nationals have assigned OF Michael Taylor to the Potomac Nationals, where he will begin a rehabilitation assignment.


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P-Nats sweep doubleheader in walk-off fashion

The Potomac Nationals (47-58) used its third walk-off of the season to sweep a doubleheader against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (56-50) on Sunday.


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Potomac rally falls short

The Potomac Nationals (45-58) could not complete a five-run comeback against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (56-48) and lost 5-4 on Saturday night.


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Marlins rally from early deficit, top Washington Nationals, 8-7

A Marcell Ozuna RBI single completed a big Miami comeback in an 8-7 win over the Washington Nationals on Monday.


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Washington Nationals take UVA reliever Bennett Sousa in MLB Draft

Virginia junior left-handed pitcher Bennett Sousa (North Palm Beach, Fla.) was selected by the Washington Nationals Wednesday.


Nationals Report: Bryce Harper is back

The Bryce Harper of 2016 hit .243. The Harper of 2017 is looking, and yes, it’s early, like the 2015 NL MVP.


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Keister, Bravo, Ordaz return to Potomac Nationals for 2017

The Washington Nationals announced the Potomac Nationals 2017 field staff, which features the return of four of the five coaches from 2016.


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Dodgers top Nationals, 4-3, end Washington season in NLDS

Los Angeles scored four runs in the seventh, off six Washington pitchers, and held on in a decisive 4-3 win in Game 5 of the NLDS.


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Dodgers force Game 5: Top Nationals, 6-5

A Chase Utley RBI single broke an eighth-inning tie, lifting the L.A. Dodgers to a 6-5 win over the Washington Nationals in Game 4 of the NLDS.


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Washington takes Game 3 in L.A., wins 8-3

Washington scored four runs in the ninth off Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen to break open a close game in an 8-3 win in Game 3 of the NLDS.


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Washington tops Dodgers, evens NLDS series

The Washington National bullpen was near-perfect again on Sunday, keying a 5-2 come-from-behind win over the L.A. Dodgers in Game 2 of the NLDS.


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Dodgers top Nats, 4-3, take Game 1 in NLDS

The Los Angeles bullpen was just a little better than the Nats bullpen, and that was the difference in Game 1 of the NLDS.


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Nats win regular-season finale behind Scherzer

Max Scherzer was nowhere near his best, but it was good enough to get win #20, as Washington defeated Miami, 10-7, on Sunday.


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Nats lose, maintain lead on Dodgers for home-field

Washington lost to Miami on Friday night, 7-4, but maintained a two-game lead on Los Angeles for home-field advantage in the NLDS with a Dodgers loss.