Nationals-Phillies discussion thread: Game 132

August 27, 2014

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The Nationals need a victory to avoid getting swept and their first three-game losing skid since June 27. The Nationals’ rotation has essentially made them immune from losing streaks. Tonight Doug Fister will try to bounce-back from a rare so-so start, a loss in which he allowed four runs in six innings. He’ll face Kyle Kendrick, who is 6-11 with a 4.93 ERA this year.

The game will start later than usual because the Phillies are honoring the Taney Dragons Little League team — the squad led by Mo’Ne Davis — on the field. Talk about the game right here.

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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