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When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your Roster

Strange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter’s ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it’s to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.

06/20/2015

Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals celebrates his solo home run in the fifth inning with third base coach Bob Henley #14 during the Nationals 7-5 win over the Miami Marlins at Nationals Park on May 6, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Source: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Harper’s 3 HRs, 5 RBIs Lift Nationals Over Marlins 7-5

The Miami Marlins have always had a hard time getting wins at Nationals Park and this week was no different.

05/06/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 05: Martin Prado #14 of the Miami Marlins has a moment to himself before playing the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 5, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Latos, Marlins Limit Nationals To 3 Hits In 2-1 Victory

Mat Latos and four relievers combined on a three-hitter, and the Miami Marlins beat Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals 2-1 Tuesday night.

05/05/2015

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins swings at a pitch during a spring training game against the New York Mets at Roger Dean Stadium on March 11, 2015 in Jupiter, Florida.  (Source: Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Stanton’s 1st HR Since Beaning Helps Marlins Beat Nationals 5-4

The Miami Marlins saw something on Wednesday that they had been waiting for since the end of last season.

03/18/2015

Henderson Alvarez #37 of the Miami Marlins throws a pitch in the first inning during a game against the New York Mets on September 17, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Source: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Marlins Wrap Up Season With Game Against Nationals

Nationals manager Matt Williams won’t announce his postseason rotation until Washington’s opponent is determined, though Jordan Zimmermann is definitely in his plans.

09/28/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 17: Mike Dunn #40 of the Miami Marlins throws a pitch in the seventh inning during a game against the New York Mets on September 17, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Marlins Take On Nationals

Stephen Strasburg was left watching from the dugout two years ago when the Washington Nationals made their most recent trip to the playoffs.

09/21/2014

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Marlins Out Of Wild Card Contention

The Marlins failed in their late comeback attempt and saw their fleeting playoff hopes come to an end.

09/21/2014

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 20: Jarred Cosart #23 of the Miami Marlins delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Marlins Park on September 20, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Zimmerman Returns, Leads Nationals Past Marlins

Ryan Zimmerman had two hits, including an RBI triple, in his return to the lineup and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 Saturday night.

09/20/2014

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Marlins To Take On The Nationals

As the Washington Nationals try to continue a historic run in games pitched by Jordan Zimmermann, Ryan Zimmerman might finally be healthy enough to help the cause.

09/20/2014

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 18: Asdrubal Cabrera #3 of the Washington Nationals scores as Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39 of the Miami Marlins applies the tag during a game at Marlins Park on September 18, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Gonzalez, Harper Lead Nationals Past Marlins, 6-2

Gio Gonzalez allowed two runs in seven innings, Bryce Harper had three hits, and the Washington Nationals kept up their push for home-field advantage in the NL playoffs by beating the Miami Marlins 6-2 on Thursday night.

09/18/2014

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