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Topic - Scott Hairston
The Washington Nationals placed backup outfielder Scott Hairston on the 15-day disabled list on Sunday with a left oblique strain.
There's no better reminder that the long-dormant race for the National League East's pennant is finally alive than Scott Hairston. No, that's not a misprint.
Capsules of National League teams, listed in order of finish last year:
BALTIMORE The Arizona Diamondbacks stumbled into Baltimore after dropping three straight and six of seven. They had fallen from first place to third in the NL West, their offense was struggling and beating American League teams was a daunting task.
"This is probably, out of the three times I've done it, this is probably the least amount of pain I've been in," he said.
Hairston said he first felt pain on a swing in the Nats' April 3 game against the Mets in New York.