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2016 Schedule
27-19, 2nd in NL East
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35mDavid Schoenfield

Five things we learned Wednesday: Where's Bryce?

Why is Bryce Harper getting a mental day off when the Nationals are facing the division-rival Mets? We question Dusty Baker in our Wednesday survey.

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Should the Mets consider trying Harvey in the bullpen? (1:27)
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Matz earning place in Mets history

Steven Matz is pitching his way into the Mets history books. His seven straight starts won with two ER or fewer ties for the Mets single-season best.

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Opponents hitting Harvey in 2016

Opposing teams are having more batting success against Matt Harvey this season. Against Harvey's slider, the opponent batting average has jumped from .151 in 2015 to .372 this season.

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3hJerry Crasnick

Stars share memories at '86 Boston Red Sox reunion

A reunion of the Red Sox team that almost ended the "Curse of the Bambino" in 1986 gave fans in Fenway a chance to cheer that team's stars, including Wade Boggs, Roger Clemens and Bill Buckner.

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Matz holds Nats scoreless in longest career outing (1:08)
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Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

VIDEO: Steven Matz discusses tossing eight scoreless innings in the Mets' 2-0 win against the Nats on Wednesday. Matz completed his outing by coaxing a groundout from pinch-hitter Bryce Harper after falling behind in the count, 2-0.

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Wright cranks solo shot (0:20)
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Collins sticking by Harvey (0:59)
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Collins explains why Harvey will stay in rotation (4:06)
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Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

VIDEO: Manager Terry Collins offers a lengthy explanation about why Matt Harvey will remain in the rotation. Harvey will face the Chicago White Sox on Monday at Citi Field.

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Nats' Harper given 'mental day off,' doesn't start

Bryce Harper, batting a season-low .246 entering Wednesday, was out of starting lineup but later appeared as a pinch hitter, grounding out in the Nats' 2-0 loss to the Mets.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs18022nd
Batting Average.23425th
On Base Percentage.31120th
Slugging Percentage.41612th
Earned Run Average3.083rd
Quality Starts0Tied-17th
WHIP1.205th
BAA.24913th

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