Nationals hand out playoff shares

(John McDonnell / The Washington Post)

The Nationals split over $2 million into 58 full shares, each worth over $29,400.

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Nationals hand out playoff shares

Nationals hand out playoff shares

The Nationals split over $2 million into 58 full shares, each worth over $29,400.

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Adam LaRoche signs two-year, $25 million deal with Chicago White Sox

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Nationals sign pitcher Bruce Billings to a minor league deal

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Nats fans make 9-foot tall homage to Jayson Werth out of $3800 worth of canned seafood

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