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Lions beat Redskins on late touchdown

Boldin scores TD on 18-yard pass with seconds to play

Matthew Stafford connected on an 18-yard scoring pass to Anquan Boldin with 16 seconds to go to give The Detroit Lions a 20-17 victory over the Washington Redskins Sunday in Detroit.

Anti-Redskins groups rally outside Vikings game

Organizers estimated the crowd around 5,000

Thousands of people rallied outside the stadium in Minnesota before the Redskins-Vikings game, the latest protest against Washington's divisive nickname.

Garza knocked out in 1st; Nats beat Brewers 8-3

Garza gives up five runs in 1/3 inning

Matt Garza was knocked out in the first inning of his shortest major league start, and Ryan Zimmerman and Wilson Ramos drove in three runs apiece to lead the Washington Nationals over the Milwaukee Brewers 8-3 Saturday night.

Nationals sweep Cubs 9-2 in fight-filled game

Cubs lose four straight in Washington

Adam LaRoche added to his home run tear with a two-run shot and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 9-2 in a fight-filled game on Thursday night to finish a lopsided four-game sweep.

Nationals sweep Cubs 9-2 in fight-filled game

Cubs lose four straight in Washington

Adam LaRoche added to his home run tear with a two-run shot and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 9-2 in a fight-filled game on Thursday night to finish a lopsided four-game sweep.

Nats back Gonzalez with 6 HRs in 9-1 win over Cubs

Washington tied franchise record for home runs

Bryce Harper hit two homers and the Washington Nationals went deep six times for the second consecutive game, sending Gio Gonzalez to his 18th victory in a 9-1 rout of the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.

Nats back Gonzalez with 6 HRs in 9-1 win over Cubs

Washington tied franchise record for home runs

Bryce Harper hit two homers and the Washington Nationals went deep six times for the second consecutive game, sending Gio Gonzalez to his 18th victory in a 9-1 rout of the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night.

Nationals' 6 home runs beat Cubs 11-5

Washington has 7 1/2 game lead in NL East

Adam LaRoche hit two of Washington's six homers, Ian Desmond had four RBIs and the Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 11-5 on Tuesday night.

Nationals' 6 home runs beat Cubs 11-5

Washington has 7 1/2 game lead in NL East

Adam LaRoche hit two of Washington's six homers, Ian Desmond had four RBIs and the Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 11-5 on Tuesday night.

Detwiler, LaRoche give Nationals 1st winning year

Nationals have first winning season ever

Ross Detwiler allowed four hits in seven shutout innings and Adam LaRoche homered Monday, giving the Washington Nationals their first winning season with a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs.

Detwiler, LaRoche give Nationals 1st winning year

Nationals have first winning season ever

Ross Detwiler allowed four hits in seven shutout innings and Adam LaRoche homered Monday, giving the Washington Nationals their first winning season with a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs.

Lombardozzi's triple lifts Nats past Brewers, 8-2

Milwaukee has lost seven straight

Edwin Jackson pitched seven scoreless innings and Steve Lombardozzi hit a three-run triple in the Washington Nationals' 8-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night.

Lombardozzi's triple lifts Nats past Brewers, 8-2

Milwaukee has lost seven straight

Edwin Jackson pitched seven scoreless innings and Steve Lombardozzi hit a three-run triple in the Washington Nationals' 8-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night.