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Washington Nationals starting rotation sets franchise record for consecutive shutout innings

The Washington Nationals starting pitchers have been on quite a roll lately, and that continued during Thursday’s 7-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves. Doug Fister allowed just four hits over seven scoreless innings, pushing his record to 3-3 on the year and giving the Nationals their sixth straight win. The Nats starting rotation has now thrown 41 1/3 consecutive scoreless innings...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ignorance is bliss: Nationals' Fister doesn't know score, inning when locked in

When Washington Nationals starter Doug Fister is in the zone, he's completely locked in. So locked in, in fact, that he's oblivious to the things you'd imagine every baseball player is cognizant of while on the diamond. After throwing seven scoreless innings in the Nationals' 7-0 win over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday, Fister gave a glimpse into his mindset while he's locked in...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Fister continues dominant string of pitching for Washington Nationals

The Washington Nationals continued their hot streak on Thursday, earning a 7-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves for their 6th straight victory. Key in the victory, as throughout the last 6 games, was dominant pitching, particularly by the starting pitcher. Doug Fister pitched brilliantly over 7 innings for the Nationals, striking out 4 Braves and giving up just 4 hits. This is nothing...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Fister loses wedding ring on pitch, finds it in the dirt on mound (video)

Washington Nationals pitcher Doug Fister experienced a potentially troubling mishap at the conclusion of the top of 1st inning in his start against the Tampa Bay Rays when his wedding ring fell off his finger during the delivery of a pitch. After striking out Evan Longoria to end the inning, Fister immediately began picking around...Read More The post Doug Fister loses wedding ring...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: National’s Pitcher Doug Fister Loses Wedding Ring On The Mound

Thursday night, Doug Fister lost his wedding ring on the mound after striking out a batter.
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals pitcher Doug Fister's wedding ring slips off on changeup (Video)

Washington Nationals pitcher Doug Fister had his wedding ring slip off his finger while throwing a changeup to strike out Tampa Bay Rays batter Evan Longoria to finish the first inning of Thursday's game in D.C.Fister must have known immediately when it slipped off the finger in his glove. Fortunately, it didn't take him long to track down the ring laying on the mound. Otherwise...
Via Holdout Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Doug Fister could reportedly rejoin Nationals this week

Hitters beware: The Washington Nationals' rotation might be getting even stronger very soon. With ace Max Scherzer as good as ever, as he displayed in a 16-strikeout gem over the weekend, Doug Fister is set to rejoin the Nats' pitching staff this week, according to the Washington Post. Fister, who has been sidelined since May 15 with a strained flexor muscle in his throwing forearm...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals: Replacing Doug Fister in the rotation

Tanner Roark has played a big role in the bullpen, but he may be better suited replacing Fister in the rotation. Doug Fister of the Washington Nationals has been placed on the disabled list after complaints of forearm tightness. The Nationals quickly called up prospect A.J. Cole from Syracuse on Friday, likely to replace Fister in the rotation. Fister, the leading man of the Nationals’...
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Doug Fister bought Starbucks for his Twitter followers

Washington Nationals pitcher did something pretty cool this Christmas – he bought Starbucks for everyone on Twitter. Merry Christmas Eve! Have a Starbucks on us! Have the barista scan the pic below. Don't be a grinch, please use for 1 — Doug Fister (@dougfister58) December 24, 2014   There was no word about how much money was on the giftcard...
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December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Nationals trade Doug Fister to Orioles for Steve Lombardozzi

According to sources, the Washington Nationals have traded Doug Fister to Baltimore for Steve Lombardozzi. Fister, who was traded by the Tigers to the Nationals in December for Lombardozzi, Ian Krol, and Robbie Ray and in a deal largely thought to be a steal by the Nationals, landed on the DL with a right lat strain on Saturday. Speaking to the media this morning, Nationals GM...
Via Nationals Enquirer
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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