Originally written May 23, 2012 on Nationals Enquirer:
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(A Phillies fan threw back Adam LaRoche's too little, too late HR ball in the 9th inning. Screengrab via MASN/TV) Phillies 4, Nationals 1: Old School chicken [bleep] Cole Hamels dominates. Nats win a series, blow yet another chance to sweep a series (we've lost count at this point). Braves lose; Nats remain in first place for at least another day. Harper vs. Hamels II much ado about nothing. Harper 1-3, BB, hustles all over the place. Oh, what could have been...Danny Espinosa runs into an out at the plate in the 6th on Harper single (video here). Blame Bo Porter? Davey chose to blame Harper for not advancing to second on the play. SMH-Rod appears in the 8th with nothing to blow up, still can't find strike zone: 20 pitches, 9 strikes; and a HR to Victorino. Befriend the Nats Enquirer on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.
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