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Fister solid into 7th, Nationals defeat Phillies 5-2

Fister solid into 7th, Nationals defeat Phillies 5-2The Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Thursday night.
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
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Nationals reliever Stammen needs forearm surgery

Nationals reliever Stammen needs forearm surgeryWashington Nationals reliever Craig Stammen has a torn flexor tendon in his right forearm that requires surgery.
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
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What's On WUSA9 Sports? April 18-19, The Nats

What's On WUSA9 Sports? April 18-19, The NatsTune in Saturday for Nats vs. Phillies at 1 p.m. Jordan Zimmermann pitches.
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  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
MLB

Inside Pitch: Early cold weather trips

Inside Pitch: Early cold weather tripsMother Nature can wreak havoc on baseball players early in the season, especially if they're used to spring weather.
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  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
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LeBron sits, Cavaliers edge Wizards 113-108 in overtime

LeBron sits, Cavaliers edge Wizards 113-108 in overtimeThe Cavaliers rallied to beat the Washington Wizards 113-110 in overtime Wednesday night.
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  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
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Nationals beat Red Sox 10-5 to avoid sweep

Nationals beat Red Sox 10-5 to avoid sweepThe Nationals beat the Boston Red Sox 10-5 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.
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NBA

Wizards unveil new logo

Wizards unveil new logoJust ahead of the playoffs, the Washington Wizards unveiled their new primary logo Wednesday.
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  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Sports

Pacers survive scare with 99-95 double OT win over Wizards

Pacers survive scare with 99-95 double OT win over WizardsMarcin Gortat and Bradley Beal each scored 19 points for the Wizards.
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  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
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Red Sox capitalize on poor fielding, top Nationals 8-7

Red Sox capitalize on poor fielding, top Nationals 8-7The Red Sox won 8-7 on Tuesday night as the Washington Nationals struggled in the field for the second straight game.
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  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
MLB

Inside Pitch: Cause for concern after Nats slow start?

Inside Pitch: Cause for concern after Nats slow start?Not everything is going as planned for the Washington Nationals.
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Drew's pinch-hit slam carries Yankees past Orioles 6-5

Drew's pinch-hit slam carries Yankees past Orioles 6-5Chris Young and Mark Teixeira also homered for the Yankees, who have won two straight following a 1-4 start.
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  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
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'Courage' caps support relief for military families

'Courage' caps support relief for military familiesThe Caps' relationship with military men and women is part of the reason the team sells 'Courage' caps and t-shirts.
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Wall's 24 and 9 lead Wizards past 2nd-string Hawks 108-99

Wall's 24 and 9 lead Wizards past 2nd-string Hawks 108-99The Washington Wizards beat a second-string group of Atlanta Hawks 108-99.
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Nationals defeat Phillies 4-3 in 10 innings

Nationals defeat Phillies 4-3 in 10 inningsThe Washington Nationals defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3.
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Capitals face Islanders in Stanley Cup playoffs

Capitals face Islanders in Stanley Cup playoffsThe Washington Capitals will face the New York Islanders in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs.
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Herrera's first career hit lifts Phillies over Nationals

Herrera's first career hit lifts Phillies over NationalsThe Philadelphia Phillies to a 3-2 comeback win over the Washington Nationals
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Sam scores in 90th minute; New York ties DC United 2-2

Sam scores in 90th minute; New York ties DC United 2-2New York tied D.C. United 2-2
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Jimenez, Orioles breeze past Blue Jays 7-1

Jimenez, Orioles breeze past Blue Jays 7-1The Baltimore Orioles defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 7-1
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Rangers complete stellar regular season, defeat Capitals 4-2

Rangers complete stellar regular season, defeat Capitals 4-2Kevin Hayes and Dominic Moore each had a goal and an assist, and the Rangers secured a 4-2 win over the Capitals.
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Lopez leads Nets over Wizards, 117-80

Lopez leads Nets over Wizards, 117-80Bradley Beal had 24 points and Marcin Gortat had a double-double with 21 points and 16 rebounds for the Wizards
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Hernandez has go-ahead hit for Phillies in win over Nats

Hernandez has go-ahead hit for Phillies in win over NatsWashington's Gio Gonzalez (0-1) gave up three runs on five hits in 6 1/3 innings with four strikeouts and four walks.
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Bautista breaks slump, gets 3 hits as Blue Jays beat Orioles

Bautista breaks slump, gets 3 hits as Blue Jays beat OriolesBud Norris (0-1) allowed eight runs and seven hits in three-plus innings.
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Lifelong lacrosse teammates to split at college level

Lifelong lacrosse teammates to split at college levelCousins Caroline Wakefield and Reagan Newell have played on the same lacrosse team since second grade.
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Sports

What's On WUSA9 Sports? April 9-12, The Masters, Game On

What's On WUSA9 Sports? April 9-12, The Masters, Game OnMasters highlights air Thursday and Friday. Masters 3rd round airs Saturday and 4th round Sunday.
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Sports

GAME ON scheduled April 11

GAME ON scheduled April 11Tune in Saturday from 7-7:30 p.m.
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Entertainment

Alternate channels for programming on 4/11, 12-2 p.m.

Alternate channels for programming on 4/11, 12-2 p.m.The Final Four Confidential and CBS Sports Spectacular will air on 9.2.
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Sports

Spieth shoots 64 for 2-stroke lead on Day 1 of Masters

Spieth shoots 64 for 2-stroke lead on Day 1 of MastersJordan Spieth kept up his hot play on the PGA Tour with a brilliant opening round at the Masters.
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Orioles trade reliever Ryan Webb to Dodgers

Orioles trade reliever Ryan Webb to DodgersThe Baltimore Orioles have traded right-handed reliever Ryan Webb to the Los Angeles Dodgers.
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'Back in the Saddle,' Harvey leads Mets past Nationals 6-3

'Back in the Saddle,' Harvey leads Mets past Nationals 6-3The New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 6-3 Thursday.
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THE MASTERS on WUSA9

THE MASTERS on WUSA9Highlights air Thursday and Friday, round 3 airs Saturday and round 4 on Sunday.
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NCAAB

Jake Layman to return for senior year at Maryland

Jake Layman to return for senior year at MarylandMaryland Terrapins forward Jake Layman will return for his senior year, the school announced Thursday.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Sports

Holtby blanks Bruins again, Capitals win 3-0

Holtby blanks Bruins again, Capitals win 3-0The Washington Capitals defeated the Bruins 3-0 on Wednesday night.
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Zimmerman's HR, defense back Zimmermann, Nats top Mets 2-1

Zimmerman's HR, defense back Zimmermann, Nats top Mets 2-1Ryan Zimmerman's two-run homer and pair of nifty defensive plays lifted the Nationals past the Mets 2-1.
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Odorizzi helps Rays beat Orioles 2-0 and avoid sweep

Odorizzi helps Rays beat Orioles 2-0 and avoid sweepTampa Bay avoided a season-opening sweep with a 2-0 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday night.
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Bradley Beal scores 21 points, Wizards beat 76ers

Bradley Beal scores 21 points, Wizards beat 76ersthe Washington Wizards shot a franchise-record 65.3 percent from the field in their 119-90 victory over the 76ers.
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With 10 picks, Ravens might treat NFL draft as swap-meet

With 10 picks, Ravens might treat NFL draft as swap-meetComing off a 10-6 season, the Ravens have 10 selections in the draft that runs from April 30 through May 2.
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BCC athletes draw recognition to track and diving

BCC athletes draw recognition to track and divingBethesda-Chevy Chase track and cross country runner, Nora McUmber, and diver Jack Crow have a combined six individual state titles.
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NCAAB

Terps arrive in Tampa for Final Four

Terps arrive in Tampa for Final FourThe Maryland Terrapins have arrived in Tampa on Thursday evening.
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High School Sports

HSS Game of the Week: Wise Handles C.H. Flowers

HSS Game of the Week: Wise Handles C.H. Flowers The Wise Pumas scored 17 runs against C.H. Flowers Thursday, winning with a final score of 17-6.
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Interview: Notre Dame Guard Lindsay Allen

Interview: Notre Dame Guard Lindsay AllenNotre Dame point guard Lindsay Allen graduated from St. John's. She is from Mitchellville, Maryland and arrived in Tampa Thursday for the Final Four. The Fighting Irish will play South Carolina on Sunday.
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Interview: Notre Dame Head Coach Ann "Muffet" McGraw

Interview: Notre Dame Head Coach Ann "Muffet" McGrawNotre Dame Head Coach Ann "Muffet" McGraw talks to WUSA9's Diane Roberts after arriving in Tampa for the Final Four.
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VA News

Ashburn teen is blowing away the competition

Ashburn teen is blowing away the competitionAn Ashburn teenager has only been playing chess for six years, but she is already changing the face of the game.
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Brentsville District's basketball manager hits the court

Brentsville District's basketball manager hits the courtBasketball manager Scott Bloomer takes the court with his teammates before the Tigers' JV game against James Monroe.
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DC News

PHOTOS: WUSA9 takes part in Wizards Media All-Star challenge

PHOTOS: WUSA9 takes part in Wizards Media All-Star challengeA few DC media members took part in the Media All-Star Challenge at the Verizon Center.
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Sports

How 19 sports teams got their names

How 19 sports teams got their namesHere are the strange but true stories of how 19 sports teams got their names, as reported by FortheWin/USA Today Sports.
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PHOTOS: 2015 National Signing Day

PHOTOS: 2015 National Signing DayMcNamara cornerback Ashton White committed to Notre Dame on National Signing Day for football.
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"Change the Name" protest in downtown Phoenix

"Change the Name" protest in downtown Phoenix"Change the name" protest in downtown Phoenix.
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PHOTOS: What if this year's Super Bowl was back in NYC?

PHOTOS: What if this year's Super Bowl was back in NYC?NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 26: The New York City skyline is shrouded in snow on January 26, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Much of the Northeast is bracing for a major winter storm which is expected to bring blizzard conditions and 10 to 30 inches of snow. ...
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