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  • Zimmerman

    Bench picks up slack as depleted Nats take Mets series

    The Nationals lost their third baseman before the game, with Ryan Zimmerman out of the lineup due to an abdominal strain, and they needed to replace their first baseman when Adam LaRoche pulled up at second base with a tweaked left groin.

  • LaRoche homer helps Nationals top Marlins in 11

    In the box score, the Nationals beat the Marlins Thursday night on a two-run home run by Adam LaRoche -- a ball that sailed into the right field seats at Sun Life Stadium in the top of the 11th inning to bring home Ryan Zimmerman and give Washington its second win of the 2011 season.

  • Florida Marlins' Hanley Ramirez (2) is safe at second as Washington Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa tries to make the play during the first inning of a baseball game in Miami, Wednesday, April 6, 2011. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

    Nationals' woes continue in Florida

    For two straight games, the Nationals have stood at their lockers after losses and pledged that the next game would be better.

  • **file photo ** Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

    LaRoche not letting hurt left shoulder sideline him

    Watching Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche dive to his right to stab ground balls, run the bases aggressively and take his hacks at the plate Tuesday night, you'd never know he was the same guy who later walked through the visiting clubhouse at Sun Life Stadium with his left shoulder encased in ice, or the one wincing as he dressed after the Nationals' loss.

  • A preview of coming attractions for Nats

    Some baseball openers don't reveal much of anything about the season ahead. Others, however, offer a clue or two. So it was with the Nationals' 2-0 loss to the Braves on Thursday down on South Capitol Street. It just seemed like the kind of game the Nats will be playing all season in the pitching-rich National League East: a low-scoring, error-free affair that turns on a pitch here and an at-bat there.

  • National League capsules

    Capsules of National League teams, listed in order of finish last year:

  • Nationals, Adam LaRoche agree to 2-year deal

    Free-agent first baseman Adam LaRoche and the Washington Nationals have finalized a two-year contract worth about $16 million.

  • In this April 7, 2010, photo, Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Adam LaRoche catches a throw during a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Phoenix. A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that the Washington Nationals and free-agent first baseman LaRoche have agreed to a two-year contract, pending a physical. (AP Photo/Paul Connors)

    AP source: Nats, LaRoche agree, pending physical

    Free-agent first baseman Adam LaRoche and the Washington Nationals agreed to a two-year contract, pending a physical, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.

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