Nats Notch First Spring Training Victories In Florida

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After going 0-11 in Spring Training so far, the Nationals get their first win by frying those Florida fish (aka the Marlins) with a 12-3  victory  on a split squad day in Viera, Fla. (via NatsJournal Twitter account) The rest of the squad is currently up 4-2 after 9 innings in Jupiter, Fla. and are have Jesse English on the mound trying to close it out as we speak.
Update 3:48 p.m. – Make that TWO victories for the Nats today. Final score in Jupiter is 4-2 vs. the Cardinals. RHP  John Lannan went 4 scoreless innings on this outing.

Rachel moved to DC in the fall of 2005 to study Journalism and Music at American University. When she’s not keeping up with the latest Major League Baseball news, she works on making music as an accomplished singer-songwriter and was even a featured performer/speaker at TEDxDupont Circle in 2012. Rachel has also contributed to The Washington Examiner and MASN Sports’ Nationals Buzz as a guest blogger. See why she loves DC. E-Mail:

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