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Nats inch closer to clinching postseason spot
ESPN.com Updated Sep 19, 2012
Nearing their first playoff berth since arriving in Washington, the Nationals scratched out a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the opening game of a doubleheader Wednesday, supporting Jordan Zimmermann's six innings of one-run pitching.Share Tweet
Washington Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa and first baseman Michael Morse, who both recently have battled minor injuries, are in the starting lineup for the first game of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Los Angeles Dodgers.Share TweetESPN.com Sep 19, 2012Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman planned to get a cortisone shot for his right shoulder before Washington's doubleheader against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday.Share Tweet
Jansen excited for first action since heart troubleMLB.com Sep 19, 2012With a doubleheader on Wednesday at Nationals Park, Kenley Jansen was available for his first action since Aug. 27, when the Dodgers closer experienced an irregular heartbeat during a game in Colorado.Share TweetMLB.com Sep 19, 2012One day after Clayton Kershaw's visit with a hip specialist yielded no new information, the Dodgers continued to not rule anything out regarding their young ace.Share Tweet
SweetSpot: Best and Worst Managers of 2012Sep 19David Schoenfield and Eric Karabell on the best and worst managers of 2012.
Highlight Of The NightSep 19After surrendering a six run lead, the Dodgers got a late go-ahead homer from Matt Kemp in the ninth inning to take Game 2 of their doubleheader with the Nationals.
Dodgers Hold Off Nationals To Take Game 2Sep 19After surrendering a six run lead, the Dodgers got a late go-ahead homer from Matt Kemp in the ninth inning to take Game 2 of their doubleheader with the Nationals.
Dodgers Done?Sep 19Baseball Tonight looks at if the Dodgers can make the playoffs.