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Matt Williams: 'No Issues' for Nationals Adjusting to New Pace of Play

WASHINGTON — More than two weeks into the regular season, the Nationals have not had much trouble adjusting to Major League Baseball’s ‘Pace of Play’ rule changes. 260 more words

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Randy Wittman Cops to Saving Wizards' Best Lineup for Playoffs

WASHINGTON — Now with a 2-0 series lead as they return home from Toronto, the Wizards have benefited immensely from coach Randy Wittman saving his best lineup for when it mattered most — in the playoffs. 654 more words

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A Gashed Faced Brooks Orpik Goes About His Merry Way (Video)

WASHINGTON — Brooks Orpik left the rink in a hurry after taking teammate John Carlson’s skate to the face late in the first period of the Capitals’ 2-1 overtime win over the Islanders Tuesday evening. 273 more words

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The Junkies Had Literally No Faith in Capitals, Wizards and Nationals Hitting Trifecta

WASHINGTON — For the second time in as many weeks, the Washington Capitals, Wizards and Nationals hit the D.C. Sports trifecta, this time with title implications for the former two. 437 more words

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D.C. Media React to Britt McHenry Suspension

WASHINGTON — ESPN D.C.-based bureau reporter Britt McHenry has been suspended by the network after a video surfaced Thursday showing her verbally degrading a tow truck company staffer. 656 more words

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Matt Williams Stands Firmly Behind Ian Desmond: 'It Will Work Itself Out'

WASHINGTON — Despite leading the Majors in errors after eight games, Nationals manager Matt Williams insists Ian Desmond’s defensive ineptitude “will work itself out.”

The Nationals, with nine errors, only trail the Yankees in defensive gaffes. 659 more words

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It's Way Too Early to Panic at Nats Park ... Right?

WASHINGTON — The Nationals have caused a stir about town with their 2-5 start to the season, even with the neighboring Capitals and Wizards ready to embark on their own respective postseason runs. 536 more words

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