Nationals minor leagues: Anthony Rendon debuts, Michael Morse, Rick Ankiel homer

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Meanwhile, Anthony Rendon made his professional debut with Class A Potomac and went 1 for 3 with a triple and a walk at Lynchburg. Here’s the rest of the Nationals’ night in the minors:

Rochester 3, Syracuse 1: Bryce Harper went 1 for 4 with a single and a strikeout. Corey Brown went 3 for 4 with a triple. Tanner Roark allowed one run in six innings on three hits and three walks, striking out three.

Harrisburg 5, Bowie 2: Eury Perez went 2 for 5 with a stolen base. Jeff Kobernus went 2 for 5 with a steal. Paul Demny allowed no runs in four innings on five hits and three walks, striking out three.

Lynchburg 9, Potomac 3: Michael Taylor went 1 for 4 with two strikeouts. David Freitas went 1 for 3 with a two-run homer.

West Virginia 5, Hagerstown 3: Brian Goodwin went 0 for 1 with four walks and a strikeout. Todd Simko allowed no runs in 1 2/3 relief innings on no huts and two walks, striking out three.

Adam Kilgore covers national sports for the Washington Post. Previously he served as the Post's Washington Nationals beat writer from 2010 to 2014.
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