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Nats homer thrice in four-hit shutout of Marlins
MLB.com Updated Aug 29, 2013
The Nationals used the long ball, hitting three homers, and blanked the Marlins, 9-0, at Nationals Park on Thursday night. The Nats swept the three-game series and are now 6 1/2 games behind the Reds for the second and final National League Wild Card sp…Upvote Share Tweet
Fish out of water: Two Marlins slide into third base — at the same timeyahoo.com Updated Aug 29, 2013Every team in Major League Baseball will make numerous outs on the base paths — whether it be through aggression or silliness — throughout the course of a season, but few teams are capable of pulling them off in such spectacular fashion as the Miami Mar…Upvote Share Tweet
Desmond makes Marlins pay after intentional walkMLB.com Updated Aug 29, 2013Ian Desmond's RBI single in the seventh inning helped the Nationals edge the Marlins, 4-3, at Nationals Park on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Gonzalez, Nats Shut Out MarlinsAug 29Gio Gonzalez struck out eight over seven scoreless innings to lead the Nationals to a 9-0 win over the Marlins.
Buster Blog: Fernandez ROY Front-RunnerAug 29Buster Olney blogs that Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez is the front-runner for Rookie of the Year.
Don Banks: Former players: Devil is in the details with NFL concussion set…Aug 29Don't try telling former NFL players union president Kevin Mawae that Thursday's concussion litigation settlement was an even-handed resolution to the most contentious and significant issue facing the sport as the NFL's 2013 regular season looms.