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Sport Strasburg Ks 12, Nats top Cards 8-1; 1 win from World Series

06:35  15 october  2019
06:35  15 october  2019 Source:   ap.org

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Опубликовано: 12 мая 2018 г. Daily Recap: Stephen Strasburg went 6 2/3 to earn his fifth win while Bryce Harper went 2-for-4 with an RBI double in the Nationals' 2- 1 win . MLB remains committed to making an impact in the communities of the U.S., Canada and throughout the world , perpetuating the

Daily Recap: Matt Adams belted two home runs and notched five RBIs, backing Stephen Strasburg 's solid start in the Nationals' 8 -5 win MLB remains committed to making an impact in the communities of the U.S., Canada and throughout the world , perpetuating the sport’s larger role in society and

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stephen Strasburg took his turn silencing the Cardinals' struggling bats, Nationals postseason star Howie Kendrick doubled three times and drove in three more runs, and Washington moved one win from the city's first World Series appearance in 86 years by beating St. Louis 8-1 Monday night to take a 3-0 lead in the NL Championship Series.

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  Three takeaways from Nationals' Game 2 World Series win over the Astros The Nationals head home to D.C. up 2-0 in the World Series after their 12-3 win over the Astros in Game 2.The first inning saw both teams plate two runs each as Houston's Justin Verlander and Washington's Stephen Strasburg faltered slightly very early in the game. After that, it was the pitchers' duel many expected for the next several innings.

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After Nationals starters Aníbal Sánchez and Max Scherzer flirted with no-hitters in the first two games of the best-of-seven series, Strasburg wasn't quite that untouchable: He allowed a double in the second inning, six later singles and one unearned run. Still, he was rather dominant for much of his seven innings, striking out 12 batters and finishing off each one with an off-speed pitch.

BOX SCORE: NATIONALS 8, CARDINALS 1

The Cardinals, quite simply, can't hit in this NLCS: They have a grand total of two runs and 11 hits through three games. Washington's three starters have a combined ERA — no calculator necessary for this one — of 0.00.

Yes, that's zero-point-zero-zero.

Now it's Patrick Corbin's chance to see if he can match his rotation-mates. The $140 million lefty will start for the Nationals in Game 4 on Tuesday night, when they can close out a sweep at home. Rookie right-hander Dakota Hudson will be on the mound for the Cardinals.

Astros facing the unthinkable after Game 2 loss to Nationals in World Series

  Astros facing the unthinkable after Game 2 loss to Nationals in World Series They Nationals embarrassed the Astros in Game 2 and are now halfway home to the first World Series championship by D.C. team since 1924.Weren’t the Houston Astros just celebrating on the Minute Maid Park infield a couple of days ago, talking about a potential dynasty?

The Nats have the big-name starters in Max Scherzer, Stephen Strasburg and Patrick Corbin, but it was the journeyman who was magnificent. Sanchez then came out of the game, gave a classy wave of his glove to the contingent of Nats fans along the first base line and was replaced by Sean

Ace Stephen Strasburg gets the ball for the wild- card Nationals when the best-of-seven series moves to Washington for Game 3 on Monday night. There have only been two postseason no-hitters. Don Larsen threw a perfect game for the New York Yankees against Brooklyn in the 1956 World Series

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a close up of Carlos Correa in a baseball game: Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa (1) celebrates with third baseman Alex Bregman (2) after hitting a walk off solo home run off of New York Yankees starting pitcher J.A. Happ (not pictured) during the eleventh inning in game two of the 2019 ALCS playoff baseball series at Minute Maid Park on October 13, 2019.

Max Scherzer: “I’m good” .
If the Nats are going to go down, they are going down with all hands on deck: Max Scherzer says he is good to goScherzer, who was scratched from his Game 5 start due to debilitating next spasms, threw in the outfield at Minute Maid Park this afternoon. When he was done, he high-fived bullpen catcher Octavio Martinez and told reporters “I’m good” as he made his way back into the visitors’ clubhouse.

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