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Associated Press
November 02, 2019 - 6:44 am
The Washington Nationals are getting a hero's welcome home from a city that had been thirsting for a World Series championship for nearly a century.
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John Healy
October 31, 2019 - 10:01 am
Juan Soto will never forget his first beer. The Washington Nationals star turned 21 on Friday, the legal drinking age in the U.S., but the slugger had not been able to celebrate it with his teammates because they have been playing in the World Series. Five days later, Soto finally got the...
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Brian Tinsman
October 31, 2019 - 2:44 am
The 2019 Washington Nationals' World Series championship should go down as one of the most improbable turnaround stories in pro sports history. All fans had to do was wait, which is always easier said than done. In the long view, D.C. baseball fans had to suffer through decades of mediocre play...
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Houston Astros' Alex Bregman hand his bat to first base coach Don Kelly after a home run against the Washington Nationals during the first inning of Game 6 of the baseball World Series Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, in Houston.
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Associated Press
October 30, 2019 - 9:08 pm
"I think we should always encourage players to show personality and be as open with the fans and drive the sport."
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Associated Press
October 30, 2019 - 1:10 am
The Nationals beat the Astros 7-2 Tuesday night to tie the World Series at 3-3.
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Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole throws during the first inning of Game 1 of the baseball World Series against the Washington Nationals Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019, in Houston.
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Associated Press
October 27, 2019 - 10:08 am
"We expected them to punch back," Nationals shortstop Trea Turner said, "and they did."
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Associated Press
October 27, 2019 - 12:15 am
Alex Bregman busted out of his slump with a go-ahead single in the first inning and a grand slam in the seventh, and the resurgent Astros routed the Nationals 8-1 Saturday night to tie the Series at two games apiece.
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David Chirinos, 12, son of Houston Astros catcher Robinson Chirinos plays catch in the outfield before Game 3 of the baseball World Series against the Washington Nationals Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Washington.
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Associated Press
October 26, 2019 - 7:39 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — After Robinson Chirinos yanked a line drive off the foul pole in left field to give the Houston Astros a 4-1 lead in Game 3 of the World Series against the Washington Nationals, he huddled with his 12-year-old son, David, in the clubhouse. "I came inside and he was waiting for me...
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Houston Astros right fielder George Springer celebrates their teams win against the Washington Nationals in Game 3 of the baseball World Series Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, in Washington. The Astros won 4-1.
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Associated Press
October 26, 2019 - 7:24 am
Houston can even things up in Game 4 on Saturday night at Nationals Park.
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Alex Rodriguez and David Ortiz give Washington Nationals' Juan Soto a cake for his 21st birthday before Game 3 of the baseball World Series against the Houston Astros Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Washington.
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Associated Press
October 25, 2019 - 10:06 pm
Juan Soto celebrated his 21st birthday with about 40,000 of his closest friends.
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