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Zimmerman's walk-off HR gives Nats split

Zimmerman's walk-off HR gives Nats split

ESPN.com Updated Jul 26, 2013
Ryan Zimmerman homered with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning Friday night, lifting the Washington Nationals to a 2-1 victory over the New York Mets for a doubleheader split.
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  • Drew Storen pitches through flu, dad not happy with Davey Johns…

    Drew Storen pitches through flu, dad not happy with Davey Johnson’s decision

    yahoo.com Jul 26, 2013
    With the Washington Nationals getting clobbered 6-0 in the first half of their day-night doubleheader against the New York Mets on Friday, manager Davey Johnson turned to struggling former closer Drew Storen in the ninth inning to handle mop up duties. …
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  • Mets cruise as Murphy knocks in five RBIs

    Mets cruise as Murphy knocks in five RBIs

    ESPN.com MLB.com Jul 26, 2013
    Daniel Murphy homered twice and drove in five runs and Jenrry Mejia pitched seven innings in his season debut as the Mets defeated the Nationals 11-0 Friday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader.
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  • Clippard riding impressive scoreless streak

    Clippard riding impressive scoreless streak

    MLB.com Jul 26, 2013
    The Nationals' bullpen has seen its fair share of struggles this season, but Tyler Clippard has been nothing short of dominant.
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  • Nationals activate reliever Mattheus before DH

    Nationals activate reliever Mattheus before DH

    ESPN.com Jul 26, 2013
    The Washington Nationals reinstated right-handed relief pitcher Ryan Mattheus from the disabled list prior to Friday's doubleheader against the New York Mets.
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  • Video - Nationals Walk Off With Win 00:31

    Nationals Walk Off With Win

    Jul 26
    Ryan Zimmerman's home run in the bottom of the ninth lifts the Nationals past the Mets 2-1.
  • Video - Mets Crush Nationals In Game 1 00:32

    Mets Crush Nationals In Game 1

    Jul 26
    Daniel Murphy hit two home runs and drove in five runs in the Mets' 11-0 win against the Nationals in the first game of a double-header.

Sports Columnists

  • Pacers trade for Suns' Scola, publicist says

    Jul 27
    The Phoenix Suns' Luis Scola is headed to the Indiana Pacers in a trade, according to his publicist in Argentina.
  • Mile-High Mentorship

    Jul 26
    The MMQB crew has hit the road for training camps. Check out all our coverage.
  • In Denver, an Unknown Steps to the Front

    Jul 26
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — You come to the first day of Broncos training camp, alongside a patch of tall evergreens and the Rockies looming in the distance, with grand expectations. So many stories, so much excitement. Fans were lined up outside the parking lot…
  • Children are Their Future

    Jul 26
    The MMQB crew has hit the road for training camps. Check out all our coverage.