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Steve Buckhantz Couldn't Tell Whether That Game-Ending Shot Went In Because The Owners Moved Him To The Cheap Seats
deadspin.com Updated Mar 2, 2013
We all had a good laugh when Washington Wizards play-by-play man Steve Buckhantz dusted off his patented "dagger!" call despite Trevor Ariza's (very nice looking) airball to end the Wizards' game on Wednesday night. The misplaced enthusiasm wa…Upvote Share Tweet
Nationals outfielder Eury Perez is taking the place of Melky Mesa on the Dominican Republic's World Baseball Classic team. The announcement came shortly after Perez and the Nationals wrapped up a 6-2 win against the Cardinals in Jupiter, Fla., on Saturd…Upvote Share Tweet
Top prospect Miller shines in debutShelby Miller may have the been the Cardinals' last rotation candidate to debut this spring, but his outing against the Nationals on Saturday served as a reminder that he shouldn't be overlooked.Upvote Share TweetAnthony Rendon and Chris Marrero each homered and knocked in two runs as the Nationals defeated the Cardinals, 6-2, in Grapefruit League action on Saturday in Jupiter, Fla.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Updated Mar 2, 2013The 2013 World Baseball Classic is officially underway. In the tournament opener down in windy Taichung, Taiwan, the home standing Chinese Taipei squad sailed to a 4-1 victory over Australia in Pool B behind six shutout innings from former Yankees and N…Upvote Share Tweet