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Nats prevail; Zimmermann earns NL-best 16th win
MLB.com Updated Sep 4, 2013
Jeff Kobernus' speed and some defensive wizardry by catcher Jhonatan Solano are the reasons the Nationals were able to down the Phillies, 3-2, at Citizens Bank Park on Wednesday night. Jordan Zimmermann allowed two runs over seven innings.Upvote Share Tweet
Sarah's Take: Young a valuable pickup for DodgersMLB.com Sep 4, 2013The Dodgers late Saturday night obtained utility infielder Michael Young from the Philadelphia Phillies for a Minor League left-handed pitcher, Bob Rasmussen. Everywhere Young has played, he has been popular with teammates and management alike.Upvote Share Tweet
Phillies' future on displayphilly.com Sep 4, 2013The likes of Cesar Hernandez and Cody Asche are getting a chance to show what they do in an otherwise meaningless September.Upvote Share Tweet
Ramos paces Nats' support of Gio vs. PhilsMLB.com Sep 4, 2013Wilson Ramos drove in four runs in support of Gio Gonzalez as the Nationals built an early lead and held on to win, 9-6, over the Phillies on Tuesday night at Citizens Bank Park.Upvote Share Tweet
Nationals Hold Off PhilliesSep 4The Nationals topped the Phillies 3-2 for their second straight win over Philadelphia.
NBA -- There will never be another Gary PaytonSep 4The NBA may never see another player like Gary Payton, J.A. Adande writes
NBA -- Adam Silver and NBA's off-court conductSep 4Adam Silver's first order of business must be addressing the criminal activity afflicting the NBA, writes J.A. Adande.
Sources: Chris Mullin to join Sacramento Kings front officeSep 4Chris Mullin is joining the Sacramento Kings' front office, according to sources familiar with the team's plans.
J.J. Watt, SuperchargedSep 4HOUSTON—It would be easy to tell J.J. Watt he’s crazy if he weren’t so darn imposing. At 6-5 and a chiseled 288, he meets The MMQB’s editor-in-chief, Peter King, in a private spot outside the Texans’ locker room at Reliant Stadium … and proceeds to dish…