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Atlanta Journal Constitution

Leadoff: How Braves, Phillies, Nationals have built their records

And the third-place Nationals have a middling record both inside and outside the division: 23-22 vs. NL East opponents, 34-32 vs. everyone else. What it all adds up to, entering a four-game Braves-Nationals series that opens in Washington with a ...

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Washington Post

Nationals squander another strong Max Scherzer start, settle for split vs. Braves

Before the Washington Nationals handed the ball to bona fide ace Max Scherzer in Tuesday's nightcap against the Atlanta Braves, they gave it to someone they never envisioned shouldering substantial responsibility this season. Jefry Rodriguez, the ...

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Talking Chop

Braves vs. Nationals, Game 1: Game Thread & Discussion, August 7, 2018

To make up for a July 21 rainout, the first pitch of the first Braves-Nationals game today will be thrown at 1:05 pm EST. Atlanta's Max Fried, who exhausted his prospect eligibility last week, will face Washington's Jefry Rodriguez, who still has his ...

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Washington Post

Nationals-Braves series preview: Washington has a golden chance to make up ground

Washington (57-54) enters the four-game, three-day series at Nationals Park, which begins Tuesday with a split doubleheader, 4 1/2 games behind the Braves (60-48) for the second wild card spot. Four other teams ... Tuesday (Game 1): LHP Max Fried vs.

- Washington Post