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Federal Baseball Oct 18, 2017
Washington Nationals’ center fielder Michael A. Taylor has big breakout season in 2017...

Washington Nationals’ center fielder Michael A. Taylor has big breakout season in 2017...

Did Michael A. Taylor lock up center field in the nation’s capital in 2018 with his play in 2017? Will we see an Opening Day outfield of Adam Eaton, Taylor, and Bryce Harper left-to-right? Of the 21 home runs Michael A. Taylor hit in 2017, between the regular season and the NLDS, none was bigger than his eighth-inning grand slam in the win-or-go-home Game 4 of the Division Series with the Chicago Cubs (though Taylor’s inside-the-park grand slam vs the Phillies in September was pretty impressive). “I was kind of numb, just running around the bases. Honestly, I didn't think it was...
Sports Illustrated Oct 12, 2017

Watch: Michael A. Taylor Goes Deep To Give Nationals 4-1 Lead in NLDS Game 5

On Wednesday, Michael A. Taylor hit a grand slam to clinch the win for Washington. Thursday, his 3-run homer gave the Nationals an early lead.
Federal Baseball Oct 12, 2017
Washington Nationals’ Michael A. Taylor and Trea Turner talk NLDS Game 5 vs Chicago Cubs

Washington Nationals’ Michael A. Taylor and Trea Turner talk NLDS Game 5 vs Chicago Cubs

Trea Turner, Michael A. Taylor, and Cubs’ skipper Joe Maddon talked about going into Game 5 tonight with the season on the line for both teams in Nationals Park. While the Washington Nationals, as a franchise, have failed to advance past the NLDS in any of their previous three Postseason appearances, they don’t all carry that history as their own as much as fans of the franchise might. I don't believe in that because it's a different team every year. You play different teams, different players, trades, free agents, whatever it may be. We didn't play the Cubs last year.” - Trea Turner...
Larry Brown Sports Oct 11, 2017

Michael Taylor smacks grand slam for Nats in Game 4

Michael Taylor delivered the big blow for the Washington Nationals in Game 4 of the NLDS on Wednesday. Taylor smacked a grand slam in the 8th inning against the Chicago Cubs to give his Nats a 5-0 lead: Michael Taylor. That is gone and the #Nats might have just earned another game pic.twitter.com/ZYOZaOIur9 — Jake...Read More
Washington Times Oct 11, 2017

Stephen Strasburg, Michael A. Taylor power Nationals to a Game 5

CHICAGO — When he talks, Michael A. Taylor speaks in soft tones. He does not talk just to do so after being raised by a father in the military who taught him to be measured in his behavior and tone. When he does speak, he is polite and cooperative, but it's ...
Sports Illustrated Oct 11, 2017

Watch: Michael Taylor Grand Slam Gives Nationals 5-0 Lead in NLDS Game 4

The score was 1-0 and the bases were loaded with two outs when Michael Taylor stepped to the plate in the top of the eighth inning.
Federal Baseball Oct 3, 2017
2017 NLDS: Washington Nationals back to work today; Max Scherzer, Bryce Harper & Michael A. Taylor chatter...

2017 NLDS: Washington Nationals back to work today; Max Scherzer, Bryce Harper & Michael A. Taylor chatter...

Dusty Baker gave his team the day off on Monday, but it’s back to work today as the NL East champs prepare for Game 1 of the NLDS... Bryce Harper returned to the Washington Nationals’ lineup in time to get in five games of at bats and capped his 2017 campaign off with a two-hit game on Sunday afternoon that left the Nats’ 24-year-old right fielder with a .319/.413/.595 line, 27 doubles, 29 home runs, 68 walks, and 99 Ks in 111 games and 492 plate appearances, over which he produced 156 wRC+ and was worth 4.8 fWAR. “Each day that goes by gives him another chance to get his timing...
District On Deck Sep 30, 2017

Washington Nationals: Michael Taylor ready to become October hero

Washington Nationals outfielder Michael Taylor has done an outstanding job in his unexpected opportunity this season; making an impact in October is the next step. When the Washington Nationals acquired Adam Eaton last off-season, it cemented what was already believed to be true; Michael Taylor would not be an everyday player. However, Eaton suffered a […] Washington Nationals: Michael Taylor ready to become October hero - District on Deck - District on Deck - A Washington Nationals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Talk Nats Sep 27, 2017

Roark gives up 6 runs and takes the loss; Trea on-base 5 times

When your speedy lead-off man is on-base 5 times and he only scores one run you know there’s an issue. Add to that Daniel Murphy was on-base 4 times and Michael Taylor was on base 3 times and you would … The post Roark gives up 6 runs and takes the loss; Trea on-base 5 times appeared first on TalkNats.com.
Nationals' Harper comes off DL, will start vs. Phillies

Nationals' Harper comes off DL, will start vs. Phillies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Washington Nationals have activated Bryce Harper from the 10-day disabled list after the outfielder missed 42 games with a knee injury.

Nationals' Harper might return to face Phillies (Sep 26, 2017)

PHILADELPHIA -- Monday was supposed to be the day Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper would make his return to the lineup.
MASN Sports Sep 25, 2017

Cole and Taylor key 3-1 win; Baker updates Harper's status - Byron Kerr

PHILADELPHIA - Right-hander A.J. Cole and center fielder Michael A. Taylor, whose paths have crossed a few times in the organization over the years, combined to lift the Nationals past the Phillies 3-1 in the opening game of a three-game...
Taylor homers to lead Nationals past Phillies (Sep 25, 2017)

Taylor homers to lead Nationals past Phillies (Sep 25, 2017)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Michael Taylor homered, A.J. Cole allowed one run while pitching into the sixth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 on Monday night.
Washington Times Sep 25, 2017

Michael Taylor homers to lead Nationals past Phillies

PHILADELPHIA -- Michael Taylor homered, A.J. Cole allowed one run while pitching into the sixth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 on Monday night. Ryan Zimmerman doubled and Jayson Werth drove in the other run for the NL East champion Nationals, who extended their franchise record with ...

Nats slugger Harper could return from knee injury Monday

NEW YORK (AP) Bryce Harper could come off the disabled list and return to the Washington Nationals' lineup Monday night in the opener of a three-game series at Philadelphia.

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