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Harper smacks 16th homer in win (0:49)
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Slugger to take: Harper or Stanton? (2:18)
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NL East: Team targets for 2015 draft

A profile of every NL East team's needs and recent history leading up to the 2015 MLB draft, and some possible fits.

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MLB says MASN on hook for fees boost to Nats

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred says the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network will eventually be forced to pay increased rights fees to the Washington Nationals.

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Strike a pose: Nationals to host Yoga Night

The Nationals are the latest team to host a Yoga Night, selling a special ticket that includes a 45-minute yoga instruction in the outfield after their game against the Cubs on June 7.

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Sweet deal: Nats get free syrup from Hershey's

The Nationals' new tradition of celebrating wins with a bottle of chocolate syrup was noticed by Hershey's, which will send the team 108 more bottles of its iconic product on Thursday.

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Tuesday's power rankings

The Kansas City Royals' Yordano Ventura had his best start of the season, while Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman powered the Washington Nationals.

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Zimmerman has a knack for the walk-off home run

The Nationals third baseman had a rough April, but he's bounced back in May. His latest big hit put the Nationals into a tie for first place.

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Web Gems: Tuesday, May 19

Does Denard Span's diving catch top Alex Gordon's leaping grab into the stands? Vote at @BBTN, using #WebGems.

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Nats put Werth on DL, call up Difo from Double-A

The Washington Nationals placed outfielder Jayson Werth on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with a left wrist contusion. In the corresponding roster move, the Nationals recalled Wilmer Difo.

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Sunday's power rankings

Sunday's top MLB performances included Shelby Miller's next step toward being an ace and Bryce Harper's latest long-ball exploits.

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2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs2073rd
Batting Average.2609th
On Base Percentage.3287th
Slugging Percentage.4206th
Earned Run Average3.6811th
Quality Starts254th
WHIP1.3117th
BAA.26426th

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