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Dodgers fail to keep it going against Stephen Strasburg, fall 3-2
Dodgers fail to keep it going against Stephen Strasburg, fall 3-2

It started off like it would be a wild game, filled with the unexpected. Washington Nationals ace Stephen Strasburg and the Dodgers’ undefeated Dan Haren were all over the plate. Both pitchers gave up a pair of first-inning runs. Command was a rumor. Only then came an unlikely string of zeroes, the game’s only other run coming off a sacrifice fly in the fifth inning and leading Washington to a 3-2 victory Wednesday at Nationals Park. That ended the Dodgers’ nine-game trip with a 5-4 mark, not bad, but still somewhat disappointing considering they opened with a three-game sweep in Minnesota. Haren ended up going decent six innings, giving up the three runs on six hits and a pair of...

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