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Nationals clinch first World Series berth in franchise history


'Sometimes you gotta wait for good things': Inside the greatest night in Nats history

Washington is finally going to the World Series as Ryan Zimmerman and all of D.C. soak in the celebration.

Nationals open with 7-run first

The Nationals waste no time scoring on the Cardinals, opening up for seven runs to go up 7-0 in the first inning.


Corbin strikes out 12 over 5 innings

Patrick Corbin becomes the first pitcher in baseball history to strike out double-digit batters through the first four innings of a postseason game, ending up with 12 over five innings of work.


Scherzer on Nats' starters: 'Locked in'

Max Scherzer breaks down what the Nationals can do with their starting pitching in the World Series.


Cardinals score 3 runs in 5th to narrow deficit

The Cardinals start to fight back into Game 4 of the NLCS, scoring three runs in the top of the fifth to narrow the deficit to 7-4.


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Let the celebration begin!

Nationals Sweep Cardinals

Martinez speaks to team, gets showered with champagne


What does the Nats' sweep mean for the World Series?

Washington looked great in making short work of St. Louis, but can it do the same against the Astros or Yankees?

Nats celebrate in locker room after winning NLCS


Strasburg: Nationals not done yet


Doolittle at a loss for words after Nats' reach World Series


Soto on WS berth: 'My heart is jumping'


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First comes the NLDS, then comes ... a baby? Inside Daniel Hudson's life-altering weekend

Daniel Hudson's decision to skip NLCS Game 1 to be with his wife as she gave birth to their daughter made headlines. But for him, it was never really a choice.

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Inside the disastrous, 33-pitch inning that pretty much ended the Cardinals' season

Nothing has gone right for St. Louis in the NLCS, but things really fell apart in the third inning of Game 3, as the Nationals put a hammerlock on the series.

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