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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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  • 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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  • 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.