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Five key things to watch this week

After an abysmal April, the San Francisco Giants' offense sparkled in May. Can they keep that going against the Pittsburgh Pirates this week?

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Reds complete sweep of Nationals with 8-2 win

CINCINNATI -- Todd Frazier and Brandon Phillips each homered and drove in two runs and the Cincinnati Reds completed a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals with an 8-2 win on Sunday.

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Nationals place Strasburg on DL, scratch Harper

The Washington Nationals placed Stephen Strasburg on the 15-day disabled list Saturday, one day after the right-hander left his start due to neck stiffness after only 16 pitches.

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Strasburg (stiff neck) exits after 16 pitches

Stephen Strasburg of the Washington Nationals left Friday night's game after throwing only 16 pitches. He experienced tightness in his left trapezius muscle and will be re-evaluated Saturday.

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Strasburg not living up to ace potential

Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg is not living up to his ace potential. Here are four reasons why.

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Reds send Marquis to pen; Cueto (elbow) still out

The Reds moved struggling starter Jason Marquis to the bullpen Friday, leaving them with three rookies in the starting rotation for now. Ace Johnny Cueto (elbow) will miss another start.

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs2285th
Batting Average.25413th
On Base Percentage.3248th
Slugging Percentage.4126th
Earned Run Average3.7612th
Quality Starts298th
WHIP1.3118th
BAA.26527th

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