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February 16, 2011

Pudge says he still has plenty of baseball in him
Ivan Rodriguez is not ready to think about retirement. Not even close — even if the Washington Nationals catcher is 39 years old and entering his 20th season in the majors. The star known as Pudge says he’s feeling fine. Asked Wednesday if he still has a lot of years left, Rodriguez said, “Absolutely.” Rodriguez hit .266 with four homers and 49 RBIs in 111 games last season.
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2011 Nationals Spring Training: Pitchers And Catchers Report As Baseball Season Approaches
Rob Carr – AP 12 months ago: Members of the Washington Nationals loosen up by running during spring training baseball practice, Sunday, Feb. 21, 2010, in Viera, Fla. (AP Photo/Rob Carr) View full size photo » You may not believe it, but baseball is coming soon. The Washington Nationals kick off their spring training this week, as pitchers and catchers report to Viera, Florida for the first time …
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Washington’s Barracks Row Is Revived
Barracks Row, a shopping strip southeast of the Capitol, hit hard times before businesses began restoring it block by block.
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Atilano no longer on 40-man roster
The Nationals designated SP Luis Atilano for assignment on Wednesday, removing him from the team’s 40-man roster. He made 16 starts for Washington last season, going 6-7 with a 5.15 ERA.
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