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Three blasts help Haren to first win since May

Three blasts help Haren to first win since May

MLB.com Updated Jul 27, 2013
A little more than a month ago, Dan Haren was booed off the mound as his ERA climbed to among the worst in the Major Leagues. But on Saturday afternoon against the Mets, he had one of his best starts in a Nationals uniform, allowing just three hits and …
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  • Nats GM: Johnson will not be fired this season

    Nats GM: Johnson will not be fired this season

    CNNSI.com Jul 27, 2013
    Over the last week, the struggling Washington Nationals have fired their hitting coach and demoted the team's former closer. Whatever changes the organization makes over the remainder of the 2013 season, removing manager Davey Johnson from his post will…
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  • Redskins could start a rookie at safety

    Redskins could start a rookie at safety

    ESPN.com redskins.com Jul 27, 2013
    RICHMOND, Va. -- When sixth-round draft pick Bacarri Rambo first looked at the Washington Redskins' defensive playbook this spring, he was surprised how familiar it looked to him. The Redskins' rookie safety saw a lot of similarities between the Redskin…
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  • Customized Redskins Bike’s Entrance

    Customized Redskins Bike’s Entrance

    redskins.com Jul 27, 2013
    How about this for a grand arrival. Saturday’s bright, sunny weather is any bikers dream. Temps are slightly lower than average and being that it is the weekend; it’s the perfect time to take your two (or three)-wheeler out of the garage and onto the st…
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  • Fan’s Hat Is A Sign Of Redskins History

    Fan’s Hat Is A Sign Of Redskins History

    redskins.com Jul 27, 2013
    Ask around, and the majority of Washington Redskins fans have few memories of the team’s brief training camp stint at Frostburg State University. Well Redskins fans, fellow diehard Ron Whitley isn’t one who forgot about those days. In fact, his greatest…
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  • Tyler Clippard speaks out after Nationals option Drew Storen to…

    Tyler Clippard speaks out after Nationals option Drew Storen to Triple-A

    yahoo.com Jul 27, 2013
    During the 2011 and 2012 season, Drew Storen was a true anchor in the Washington Nationals bullpen. Over 110 appearances, he posted 2.64 ERA with 47 saves, and at times looked like one of the most dominant late inning relievers in the game. Unfortunatel…
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  • Pierre Garcon Captures Busy Life Into One

    Pierre Garcon Captures Busy Life Into One

    redskins.com Jul 27, 2013
    (AP Image) Wide receiver Pierre Garcon is more than just the Washington Redskins top pass-catching target and fan favorite. Sure he loves football and adorns any opportunity to make Redskins fans happy by tossing balls that he caught into the masses dur…
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  • Zim's walk-off blast gives Nats twin-bill split

    Zim's walk-off blast gives Nats twin-bill split

    MLB.com Jul 27, 2013
    Ryan Zimmerman's home run in the ninth inning helped the Nationals edge the Mets, 2-1, in the second game of a day-night doubleheader on Friday at Nationals Park. Washington was pounded by New York in the afternoon affair, 11-0.
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  • Video - Harper, Nats Homer Past Nationals 00:31

    Harper, Nats Homer Past Nationals

    Jul 27
    Bryce Harper hit a two-run homer in the Nationals' 4-1 win over the Mets.
  • Video - Washington Redskins Alfred Morris 1-on-1 at training camp 02:29

    Washington Redskins Alfred Morris 1-on-1 at training camp

    Jul 27
    Washington Redskins running back Alfred Morris joins Solomon Wilcots to demonstrate the read option and stretch run plays.
  • Video - NFC East up for grabs in 2013 04:20

    NFC East up for grabs in 2013

    Jul 27
    The "Inside Training Camp" crew takes you around the NFC East and tells you which divisional team you can trust the most heading into the 2013 season.
  • Video - Sorting Out The NFC East 00:32

    Sorting Out The NFC East

    Jul 27
    John Clayton breaks down a competitive NFC East and predicts which team will come out on top.

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  • Gary Neal on verge of signing with Milwaukee Bucks - sources

    Jul 27
    The Milwaukee Bucks are on the verge of signing shooting guard Gary Neal, according to sources close to the process.