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Tracking the Nats’ historic chase of the ’62 Mets
Current Record: 9-24 (.272, 11.5 GB)
Projected Record: 44-118
“Effect Pitches” Thrown Last Night by Jason Simontacchi: 1
Effect of Prince Fielder Receiving This Pitch: 3 runs
Barry Svrluga Dire Warning of the Day: “fortunes growing grimmer by the day”