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Steve Buckhantz Couldn't Tell Whether That Game-Ending Shot Wen…

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…
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  • Perez added to Dominican Republic team

    Perez added to Dominican Republic team

    MLB.com Mar 2, 2013
    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…
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  • Top prospect Miller shines in debut

    Top prospect Miller shines in debut

    MLB.com Mar 2, 2013
    Shelby 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.
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  • Rendon, Marrero go deep against Cardinals

    Rendon, Marrero go deep against Cardinals

    MLB.com Mar 2, 2013
    Anthony 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.
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  • Chinese Taipei opens World Baseball Classic with 4-1 victory ov…

    Chinese Taipei opens World Baseball Classic with 4-1 victory over Australia

    yahoo.com Mar 2, 2013
    The 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…
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  • Video - Netherlands Blanks South Korea 00:31

    Netherlands Blanks South Korea

    Mar 2
    Roger Bernadina drove in two runs to lead the Netherlands to a 5-0 victory over South Korea in the first round of the World Baseball Classic.