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Ian Desmond a rare bright spot at plate for Nationals in shutout
“To be able to see him and do that and hear the ovation that he got was pretty special,” Desmond said. “[It’s] something I’ll remember for a long time.”
Because of the drubbing the Cardinals put on the Nationals, Desmond likely won’t remember his Game 3 performance fondly. But praise from Robinson should go a long way beyond this series and season, happy to have his No. 20 on Desmond’s back.
“He’s worn it well,” Robinson said.
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