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Gio relishes opportunity to be back in Oakland

Gio relishes opportunity to be back in Oakland

MLB.com Updated May 9, 2014
Gio Gonzalez was the most popular man at O.Co Coliseum on Friday as the Nationals made the franchise's first trip to Oakland.
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  • Rollins back in the field playing shortstop vs. Mets

    Rollins back in the field playing shortstop vs. Mets

    MLB.com May 9, 2014
    Jimmy Rollins started Friday's game at shortstop after playing the previous two games in Toronto as the Phillies' designated hitter. The last time Rollins was on the field was Sunday against the Nationals.
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  • Nationals unbeaten on Wednesdays this year, at their best on Th…

    Nationals unbeaten on Wednesdays this year, at their best on Thursdays historically

    washingtonpost.com May 9, 2014
    The Nationals love playing on Hump Day. With their 3-2 win over the Dodgers two days ago, the Nats improved to 6-0 in games played on Wednesday this season. Over the course of a 162-game season, these types of streaks happen. In 2012, the Nationals won …
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  • Video - A's Shut Out Nationals 00:27

    A's Shut Out Nationals

    May 9
    Tommy Milone struck out seven over eight scoreless innings in the Athletics' 8-0 win over the Nationals.