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Nationals cap 3-game sweep of White Sox
ESPN.com Updated Apr 11, 2013
Ryan Zimmerman delivered a two-run double after Bryce Harper was intentionally walked in the fourth inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago White Sox 7-4 on a windy Thursday night to cap a three-game sweep.Upvote Share Tweet
Nats sweep White Sox behind Haren's first winMLB.com Updated Apr 11, 2013In his second outing of the season, right-hander Dan Haren pitched much better as the Nationals defeated the White Sox, 7-4, at Nationals Park on Thursday night. Ryan Zimmerman and Bryce Harper each had two RBIs.Upvote Share Tweet
Young takes step forward; rehab stint nearingMLB.com Updated Apr 11, 2013Phillies outfielder Delmon Young played a full seven-inning extended spring game in right field Thursday and planned to do so again Friday, setting him up for a rehab assignment that could begin as early as this weekend.Upvote Share Tweet
Top prospects no longer waiting to hit bigsCNNSI.com Updated Apr 11, 2013Teams have made a habit in recent years of putting top prospects in the minors at the start of the season. As these young stars prove, that's no longer the case, writes Joe Lemire.Upvote Share Tweet
Photos: Marlins Park Is Satisfyingly Emptydeadspin.com Updated Apr 11, 2013Well, what do you know? It turns out Jeffrey Loria and David Samson were lying when they said the Marlins needed a new ballpark to draw. Maybe they need a new owner.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Nationals Sweep White SoxApr 11Bryce Harper drives in two runs in the Nationals' 7-4 win over the White Sox.
NL East BattleApr 11Baseball Tonight Minute looks ahead to the Braves' series against the Nationals this weekend.
Nationals Sweep White SoxApr 11Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Bryce Harper drives in two runs in the Nationals' 7-4 win over the White Sox.
Eric Wright of Tampa Bay Buccaneers took $6.25M pay cut -- sourceApr 11Eric Wright, one of the top acquisitions in the 2012 free-agent market, accepted a $6.25 million pay cut to stay with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to a source.