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Matt Williams guides Nationals to NL East crown in his first season

The Washington Nationals clinched their second National League East division title in three seasons on Tuesday night. While much of the current roster played key roles on the club that won an NL-best 98 games in 2012, some of the … Continued

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Matt Williams on Drew Storen’s return to 9th inning dominance

The date is Oct. 12, 2012. The ballpark is packed to capacity on a chilly night in our nation’s capital as the NL East champion Washington Nationals are just an out away from advancing the the Championship Series for the first time since … Continued

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Might Ryan Zimmerman move to the outfield? Matt Williams weighs in

The Washington Nationals have been without their All-Star third baseman since mid-April, when Ryan Zimmerman hit the disabled list with a broken thumb. In his place, 23-year-old Anthony Rendon has played admirably at the hot corner, hitting .267/.315/.444 with five home runs … Continued

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Nats’ Matt Williams on Bryce Harper’s hustle: ‘The way he plays 99% of the time, that helps us’

Bryce Harper may have been benched on Saturday for lack of hustle (which made the Nats game program rather ironic), but for Nationals manager Matt Williams, it ends there.

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Washington Nationals 2014 spring training report from MLB Network Radio

MLB Network Radio wrapped up its 2014 Spring Training Tour as Jim Duquette and Mike Ferrin visited with the Washington Nationals in Viera, Florida. [gallery type="rectangular" ids="19325,19930,19929"] Washington Nationals 2014 outlook The Nationals are coming off a disappointing year following their postseason … Continued