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  1. Game 145: Nats at Braves

    Sep 14, 2010, 7:30 PM EST

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Livan Hernandez is in search of his elusive 10th win tonight at Turner Field. ATLANTA — Remember when Livan Hernandez was the Nationals' best pitcher? Yeah, not so much anymore. Over his last four starts, the big guy is 1-3 with a 9.70 ERA. Opponents are hitting .364…

  2. The Nats’ all-time stat leaders

    Sep 14, 2010, 4:25 PM EST

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Ryan Zimmerman has hit the most home runs in Nationals history. ATLANTA — While sitting around waiting to see if today will finally be the day Bob Watson renders a decision on Nyjer Morgan's suspension appeal, I've been playing around on's fantastic "Play Index" feature, which lets…

  3. Disappointed Maya, dominant Lowe

    Sep 14, 2010, 3:26 AM EST

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Yunesky Maya battled back from a rough second inning but still took the loss. ATLANTA — After two big-league starts — each of them resulting in losses, each of them featuring one bad inning early — Yunesky Maya was asked if he's encouraged or discouraged by the way…

  4. Storen still learning mental game

    Sep 13, 2010, 10:33 PM EST

    ATLANTA — The numbers say Drew Storen is pitching extremely well, certainly for a 23-year-old rookie only 15 months removed from college. His ERA is 3.17. He’s notched three saves in four opportunities. He’s allowed only four of 27 inherited runners to score. And he hasn’t been scored upon in any of his last five…

  5. Game 144: Nats at Braves

    Sep 13, 2010, 7:17 PM EST

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Yunesky Maya makes his second career start tonight at Turner Field. ATLANTA — Hello from Turner Field, where the Braves are hanging on for their lives in the NL East race. Up three games on the Phillies only 10 days ago, they now trail Philadelphia by one game…

  6. Gut check time for Nats

    Sep 13, 2010, 12:10 PM EST

    The Nationals have reached the home stretch of the season, 19 games over 21 days to conclude a 2010 season that still could go either way. A week ago, the Nats looked like a safe bet to reach 70 wins. But five straight losses, including a sweep at the hands of the Marlins over the…

  7. Game 143: Marlins at Nats

    Sep 12, 2010, 3:20 PM EST

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Jordan Zimmermann takes the mound today at Nationals Park to face the Marlins. The last time he faced the Marlins, Jordan Zimmermann authored up what was probably the second-best start by a Nationals pitcher this season. Stephen Strasburg struck out 14 Pirates in his spectacular debut. Zimmermann's six…

  8. Fried by the Fish … again

    Sep 11, 2010, 10:10 PM EST

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Jason Marquis was solid again, But Anibal Sanchez was better. There were things to like about the Nationals today, between another strong pitching performance from Jason Marquis, a fantastic play at second base by Danny Espinosa and one of the niftier double plays you'll ever see. Of course,…

  9. Game 142: Marlins at Nats

    Sep 11, 2010, 2:55 PM EST

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER The Nationals look to break a three-game losing streak today against the Marlins. Good morning from Nationals Park, where today the Nats and Marlins meet for the 17th time this season in what has turned into a lopsided matchup. Florida has won 11 of the first 16 games…

  10. Center of attention for wrong reasons

    Sep 11, 2010, 3:37 AM EST

    Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Nyjer Morgan went 1-for-3 but was caught stealing at an inopportune moment. Another day in NatsTown, another day dominated by news about Nyjer Morgan. If you've lost track — and who could blame you if you have? — we're now in Week 3 of "As Nyjer Morgan Turns,"…




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