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A mosaic of the March & April Reliever / Bullpen Awards winners as named by Sport Relay
Photo: Maddie Malhotra/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images) KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 30: Brock Stewart #61 of the Minnesota Twins pitches against the Kansas City Royals on March 30, 2024 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/Getty Images) ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 19: Kirby Yates #39 of the Texas Rangers smiles during batting practice before the game against the Atlanta Braves at Truist Park on April 19, 2024 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Matthew Grimes Jr./Atlanta Braves/Getty Images) NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 25: Mason Miller #19 of the Oakland Athletics in action against the New York Yankees during a game at Yankee Stadium on April 25, 2024 in New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images) Bottom Row, L to R — NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 16: (NEW YORK DAILIES OUT) Reed Garrett #75 of the New York Mets in action against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field on April 16, 2024 in New York City. The Mets defeated the Pirates 3-1. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images) LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - MARCH 29: JoJo Romero #59 of the St. Louis Cardinals pitches during the eighth inning of a game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on March 29, 2024 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images) WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 25: Kyle Finnegan #67 of the Washington Nationals pitches during a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Nationals Park on April 25, 2024 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images) PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA - APRIL 9: David Bednar #51 of the Pittsburgh Pirates walks to the dugout after being removed in the ninth inning during the game against the Detroit Tigers at PNC Park on April 9, 2024 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin Ber

Reliever Roundup and Bullpen Bonanza, Ep. 5 — April Awards

Reliever Roundup and Bullpen Bonanza — April 2024 Awards Welcome to the first monthly awards edition of Reliever Roundup and Bullpen Bonanza! These awards are for March and April of the 2024 season. We’ve had some expected results and some surprises. Some key injuries have thrown relief units into disarray. There have been newcomers rising […]

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Joey Gallo
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Joey Gallo Signs with Nationals

The Washington Nationals have added to their outfield mix by agreeing to terms on a deal with Joey Gallo. It is a one-year contract, reports Andrew Golden of The Washington Post. The deal, which is pending a physical, is for $5 million with another $1 million available in performance bonuses. The Nationals signed Gallo in […]

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Washington Nationals Stone Garrett Enjoying Success
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Washington Nationals Stone Garrett Enjoying Success

Washington Nationals Stone Garrett is enjoying success this season and continues to gain confidence playing the corner outfield spots. With another disappointing season for the Nationals, the front office will be looking to see what players will be coming back and Garrett hopes to be included for the 2024 season. Long time in MiLB Garrett […]

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Lane Thomas getting high-fives from teammates
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Washington Nationals: Lane Thomas Continues to Produce

Lane Thomas continues to produce as the leadoff hitter for the Washington Nationals. He has hit safely in 20 of his last 23 games, scoring 19 runs while hitting .290 over that stretch. In that span, he has hit five of his nine home runs. He is the team leader in home runs, runs scored, […]

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Joey Meneses of the Nationals running out the go-ahead homer against the Diamondbacks.
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Nationals Avoid the Sweep against the Diamondbacks

Nationals 9, Diamondbacks 8 PHOENIX, May 7 — Joey Meneses hit a three-run home run in the top of the ninth to bring the Washington Nationals back and beat the Arizona Diamondbacks, 9-8. In the process, the Nationals avoided a sweep at the hands of the Diamondbacks. In front of 17,174 fans, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. […]

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Christian Walker scores the winning run for the Diamondbacks against the Nationals as Alek Thomas leaps in jubilation.
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Diamondbacks Walk It Off — Literally — against Nationals

Diamondbacks 8, Nationals 7 PHOENIX, May 6 — Lourdes Gurriel Jr. went 4-for-5 with the game-tying home run in the bottom of the ninth, an RBI, and two runs scored, and Pavin Smith drew the game-winning bases-loaded walk in the same frame to save the game for the Arizona Diamondbacks, 8–7, over the Washington Nationals […]

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Merrill Kelly of the Diamondbacks throws a pitch against the Nationals.
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Diamondbacks Beat Nationals on Masterful Outing by Merrill Kelly

Diamondbacks 3, Nationals 1 PHOENIX, May 5 — The Arizona Diamondbacks took care of business in the first matchup of their ten-game homestand behind Merrill Kelly and his masterful pitching. They beat the Washington Nationals, 3–1, on Cinco De Mayo Friday and a full moon in front of 16,384 loud and boisterous fans. It was […]

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Dave Martinez instructing members of the 2023 Washington Nationals in the dugout during spring training
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2023 Washington Nationals Season Preview — The Rebuild Progresses

2023 Washington Nationals Season Preview The 2023 Washington Nationals are in a rebuild phase and starting from the ground up, which may not be what fans want to hear — or see. Emphasis right now is on the team’s younger players and their up-and-coming prospects and getting them ready to be a solid group in […]

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