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A lonely napkin attached itself to Danny Espinosa's leg in the third inning Tuesday night with the Nationals up 1-0. #RallyNapkin quickly became a thing on Twitter; of course, a @RallyNapkin account appeared. And MASN's F.P. Santangelo got behind the meme on air.
And by the end of the sixth inning, the Nats had piled up an unprecedented 12 runs. Thank you, Rally Napkin.
Here's F.P. with Bob Carpenter and Rally Napkin ion camera n the bottom of the sixth inning:
(Screen caps via MASN/TV)
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