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Clutch rally late helps Nats gain in Wild Card race

Clutch rally late helps Nats gain in Wild Card race

MLB.com Updated Sep 1, 2013
The same resilience that has kept the Nationals' season alive helped them avoid a sweep against the Mets on Sunday night. After the Mets repeatedly pounded Ross Ohlendorf's pitches to the deepest parts of Nationals Park, and after the Nationals stranded…
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  • One day, two NY ballparks, two saves for Mo

    One day, two NY ballparks, two saves for Mo

    MLB.com Sep 1, 2013
    Some of Mariano Rivera's finest moments have come against the Mets. Rivera's favorite Subway Series moment happened early in the 2000 season, on July 8, when the Yankees and Mets played a doubleheader split between Shea Stadium and Yankee Stadium.
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  • Source: 'Strong' chance Mets keep Collins

    Source: 'Strong' chance Mets keep Collins

    ESPN.com Sep 1, 2013
    There is a "strong expectation" that Terry Collins will continue to manage the Mets in 2014, a source told ESPNNewYork.com.
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  • Newcomer Black among Mets' callups

    Newcomer Black among Mets' callups

    MLB.com Sep 1, 2013
    Reliever Vic Black, who was acquired last week in a deal with the Pirates for Marlon Byrd and John Buck, was added the Mets' expanded roster Sunday, along with reliever Tim Byrdak and infielder Zach Lutz.
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  • Mets cruise behind six-run third, solid Wheeler

    Mets cruise behind six-run third, solid Wheeler

    MLB.com Sep 1, 2013
    The Mets aren't part of the playoff chase anymore, but they're doing their part to put the Nationals in the same position. New York jumped all over Washington starter Dan Haren on Saturday night at Nationals Park, knocking him out during a six-run third…
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  • Mets' Davis leaves game with oblique strain

    Mets' Davis leaves game with oblique strain

    ESPN.com Sep 1, 2013
    First baseman Ike Davis suffered a strained right oblique muscle on a third-inning sacrifice fly Saturday night.
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  • Video - Werth Talks Comeback Win 01:14

    Werth Talks Comeback Win

    Sep 1
    Jayson Werth comments on his performance in the Nationals' 6-5 comeback victory over the Mets.

Sports Columnists

  • NFL mailbag -- Roster cuts target middle class

    Sep 1
    Mailbag: The recent roster cuts targeted the middle class as teams went younger and cheaper, writes John Clayton.
  • Oakland Raiders cut QB Tyler Wilson; Chris Kluwe too?

    Sep 1
    The Oakland Raiders on Sunday cut quarterback Tyler Wilson, who was selected by the team in the fourth-round of April's draft, a source confirmed to ESPN.com's John Clayton.