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Federal Baseball Aug 2, 2018
Washington Nationals vs Cincinnati Reds: GameThread 108 of 162

Washington Nationals vs Cincinnati Reds: GameThread 108 of 162

Washington and Cincinnati start a four-game set in D.C. with Max Scherzer on the mound for the Nationals against Reds’ right-hander Tyler Mahle in the series opener. Next Game Cincinnati Reds at Washington Nationals August 2, 2018 7:05 PM EDTNationals Park Max Scherzer vs Tyler Mahle WEATHER: Doomy, 79° • D.C. Starting Lineup: 1. Mighty Mouse - RF 2. #Treange - SS 3. #RENDONISREADY - 3B 4. Run-Until-He's-Tagged, Tape-Measure-Testing, Laser-Throwing, Eyeblack-Oozing, Baseball Cyborg" (aka Bryce Harper) - CF 5. #JuanPursuit - LF 6. Matt Adams - 1B 7. Daniel "Hits" Murphy - 2B 8....
Federal Baseball Aug 1, 2018
Washington Nationals vs New York Mets: GameThread 107 of 162

Washington Nationals vs New York Mets: GameThread 107 of 162

Washington and New York play the second game of their two-game set in D.C. with Tommy Milone on the mound for the Nationals vs Mets’ righty Noah Syndergaard. Next Game New York Mets at Washington Nationals August 1, 2018 12:05 PM EDTNationals Park Tommy Milone vs Noah Syndergaard WEATHER: Doomy, 83° • D.C. Starting Lineup: 1. Mighty Mouse - RF 2. #Treange - SS 3. #RENDONISREADY - 3B 4. Run-Until-He's-Tagged, Tape-Measure-Testing, Laser-Throwing, Eyeblack-Oozing, Baseball Cyborg" (aka Bryce Harper) - CF 5. #JuanPursuit - LF 6. Matt Adams - 1B 7. Daniel "Hits" Murphy - 2B 8....
Federal Baseball Jul 27, 2018
Nationals win third straight, 9-1 over Marlins: Max Scherzer sharp in win over Fish...

Nationals win third straight, 9-1 over Marlins: Max Scherzer sharp in win over Fish...

Max Scherzer received plenty of support again as the Nationals made it three straight with a 9-1 win over the Marlins tonight in Miami... Max Scherzer retired the first ten batters he faced, took a no-hit bid into the fifth, and held the Miami Marlins to two hits total in eight innings in which one unearned run crossed the plate in what ended up a 9-1 win for the Washington Nationals. He also picked up 11 Ks for 200 total in 2018. Matt Adams (RBI single), Juan Soto (solo HR), and Bryce Harper (sac fly) drove in runs in the first three innings (with Scherzer scoring from third on a wild...
Federal Baseball Jul 24, 2018
Wire Taps: Matt Adams and Ryan Zimmerman splitting time; Koda Glover nears return to Nationals

Wire Taps: Matt Adams and Ryan Zimmerman splitting time; Koda Glover nears return to Nationals

One day, the Nationals will be over .500. Today is not that day. Sometimes, games can be microcosms for seasons. Last night’s game — wasted offensive opportunity, fielding blunders, and general pain — has a strong case for representing the season thus far. Here’s the news from Miller Park: Ryan Zimmerman, Matt Adams will both play, Koda Glover nearing return to MLB (MLB)Zimmerman got his first turn starting since returning from the DL last night against the Brewers, but he won't win back his regular job; instead, Davey Martinez plans to use him and Matt Adams in a platoon. Also,...
Federal Baseball Jul 22, 2018
Nationals’ lineup vs Braves: Matt Adams back in at first base...

Nationals’ lineup vs Braves: Matt Adams back in at first base...

Davey Martinez planned to start Ryan Zimmerman against left-hander Sean Newcomb on Saturday, but with a righty set to start today, Matt Adams gets the nod again... Washington Nationals’ skipper Davey Martinez went with Matt Adams against Atlanta right-hander Anibal Sanchez in Friday night’s series opener in the nation’s capital, but he said he’d likely go with Ryan Zimmerman at first base against left-hander Sean Newcomb in the second game of three with the Braves in D.C. on Saturday, before it was postponed. The lineup for that game was never released since the decision came early,...
Federal Baseball Jul 21, 2018
Matt Adams homers again in loss: “I show up to the field ready to play every day.”

Matt Adams homers again in loss: “I show up to the field ready to play every day.”

Matt Adams connected for his 16th home run of the season last night, starting even after Ryan Zimmerman returned from the DL. Signed to a 1-year/$4M free agent deal this winter, Matt Adams put up a .288/.362/.565 line with eight doubles and 15 home runs in 68 games and 213 plate appearances before the All-Star Break. His manager, Davey Martinez, talked during the series with the New York Mets in Citi Field, about the contributions the left-handed slugger made in the so-called first half of the 2018 campaign, playing more than he was expected to with Ryan Zimmerman out with an oblique...

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