Nationals Report

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Monday, May 19, 2008

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SEE PITCHING MATCHUPS, E9

PERSONNEL DEPT.

Outfielder Willie Harris, who has not started a game since May 8, pinch-hit for Rob Mackowiak in the seventh inning and walked. He also struck out in the ninth inning.

BY THE NUMBERS

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Hit by Elijah Dukes in 24 at-bats since returning from the disabled list.

QUOTABLE

"He will be the first guy not to make an excuse about his slump right now, because the elbow thing just happened [Saturday]."

-- Manager Manny Acta, on Austin Kearns's sore elbow affecting his performance. Kearns is batting .187 this season.


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