Stories by Harvey Valentine

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Struggling Braves fall to 0-8

WASHINGTON - Tanner Roark pitched seven innings, Stephen Drew and Jayson Werth homered in the fourth and the Washington Nationals defeated the winless Atlanta Braves 3-0 on Wednesday night for ...
By Harvey Valentine

Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015

Nationals hammer Braves

WASHINGTON - Ryan Zimmerman continued his torrid stretch with three hits and four RBI and the Washington Nationals opened a seven-game homestand with a 15-1 rout of the Atlanta Braves on Thursday ...
By Harvey Valentine

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Nationals shut out Braves

WASHINGTON - Doug Fister allowed four hits over seven innings in another superb outing by a Washington starter, and the Nationals defeated the Atlanta Braves 7-0 on Thursday for their sixth ...
By Harvey Valentine

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Nationals complete sweep of Braves

WASHINGTON - Streaking slugger Bryce Harper doubled, singled and drove in another run - but didn't homer - as the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 Sunday for a sweep of the ...
By Harvey Valentine

Friday, May 8, 2015

Harper's homers help Nationals rout Braves

WASHINGTON - Bryce Harper hit two more home runs, giving him five in two games, and Danny Espinosa also connected twice to power the Washington Nationals past the Atlanta Braves 9-2 on Friday night.
By Harvey Valentine

Monday, Sept. 8, 2014

Nationals beat Braves behind Fister

WASHINGTON - Doug Fister pitched seven shutout innings, leading the Washington Nationals to a 2-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves.
By Harvey Valentine

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Nationals salvage series split against Braves

WASHINGTON - Tanner Roark won his fourth consecutive start, Denard Span had an RBI double and the Nationals beat Atlanta 4-1 on Sunday for a split of the four-game series between NL East rivals.
By Harvey Valentine

Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013

Homers power Braves past Nats

The Atlanta Braves stopped a three-game skid in typical fashion - with some big home runs - to beat the Washington Nationals on Wednesday and reduce the team's magic number to two games.
By Harvey Valentine

Monday, Sept. 16, 2013

Braves-Nationals game postponed

WASHINGTON - The Braves' series opener game tonight against the Washington Nationals has been postponed in the aftermath of shootings at the nearby Naval Yard.
By Harvey Valentine
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