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Nats’ Magic Number is One; O’s Eliminated

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The Nats’ magic number in the Bryce Harper Sweepstakes Race is now one. One more loss for the Nats or one more win for the Pirates and it’s over. Meanwhile, despite a valiant 11-game losing streak, the Orioles have been eliminated.

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Nats Reach a Double-Triple With 100th Loss

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For the second straight year the Natinals have lost more than 100 games, reaching the 100 mark Thursday and 101 Friday night to move within one of last year’s 102. They are only the fourth team in 25 years to accomplish the double-triple.

But have heart, struggling Nats fans. The Devil Rays lost 100 in 2001 and 106 in 2002. Six years later, after coming to Jesus and renaming themselves the Rays, they made it to the World Series in 2008.

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And see my Top 5 Reasons for Nats Fans to be Optimistic.

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Pirates Capture 2nd Place

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The Pirates were idle Thursday, which moved them into a statistical lead for second place of .002 over the Royals, who can’t seem to stop winning games. The Nats also won, leaving both Pittsburgh and Kansas City seven games back.

See full post and standings in The Bryce Harper Sweepstakes Race
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