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Papelbon Signing Puts Nats in Familiar Spot with Storen

WASHINGTON —  With the signing of Jonathan Papelbon, the Nationals found themselves in familiar territory: Telling Drew Storen he was being replaced as closer – again. 662 more words


Internet Sensation Paige Spiranac Only Trying to Make the Most of Sudden Fame

WASHINGTON — Paige Spiranac has taken the internet by storm with her scantily clad golf videos on Instagram, although the recent San Diego State graduate insists the attention she’s getting is just a helpful means to her hopeful professional end. 901 more words


The Nationals Even Compete Over Their Body Fat Tests

WASHINGTON — The Nationals’ clubhouse, hearing Matt Williams discuss what goes on behind the scenes, sounds like a ball of fun.

The Nats have had their share of delays lately, the latest of which delayed and eventually suspended their Friday game against the Dodgers into Saturday… 559 more words


Win Tickets to See Hometown Favorites O.A.R.

Listen mornings to The Sports Junkies for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see E.B.’s favorite band O.A.R.

Of A Revolution will be with special guests Allen Stone and Brynn Elliott on Aug. 35 more words

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Matt Williams on Denard Span's Lingering Injuries: It's a 'Core Deficiency'

WASHINGTON — It’s been one week since Denard Span was placed on the Disabled List (retroactive to July 7) for back tightness, brought on by spasms he had been dealing with since June 7. 524 more words


Report: Ian Desmond Has Lost 'Half' His Free Agency Value

WASHINGTON — Ian Desmond has not done his free agency value any favors this season.

The Nationals shortstop’s 20 errors are second worst in the majors, though nearly half of those (9) came in the first month of the season. 547 more words


Comedian John Witherspoon Talks Bill Cosby, Drugs in the 70s

WASHINGTON — Comedian John Witherspoon stopped by The Junkies’ studio in Washington, D.C. in advance of his Thursday through Sunday appearances at D.C. Improv this coming weekend. 37 more words