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MLB: Philadelphia 5, Washington 4

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Carlos Ruiz capped a big fifth inning with a bases-clearing double Saturday and Philadelphia hung on to break Washington's seven-game winning streak, 5-4.

MLB: Washington 9, Miami 0

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Bryan Harper, Jayson Werth and Ian Desmond all homered to account for eight runs Thursday and power Washington past Miami 9-0.

MLB: Washington 4, Miami 3

WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Ian Desmond delivered the tiebreaking run in the seventh inning Wednesday and Washington held on to edge Miami 4-3.

MLB: Washington 2, Miami 1

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Ross Ohlendorf twirled five innings of one-run ball Tuesday and the Washington Nationals used a pair of first-inning runs to get past Miami 2-1.

MLB: Kansas City 6, Washington 4

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Salvador Perez homered and supplied a tie-breaking infield single in the eighth Sunday, lifting the Kansas City Royals to 6-4 interleague win over Washington.

MLB: Washington 7, Kansas City 2

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Jordan Zimmermann went 7 2/3 innings for his 15th win Saturday and Washington beat Kansas City 7-2 in an interleague game for a fifth straight victory.

MLB: Washington 4, Chicago Cubs 2

CHICAGO, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Dan Haren and three Washington relievers who followed him to the mound Tuesday held Chicago to six hits and the Nationals bounced the Cubs 4-2.

MLB: Atlanta 3, Washington 2 (10 innings)

ATLANTA, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Justin Upton hit a one-out home run in the 10th inning Friday to give Atlanta its third straight win with a 3-2 decision over Washington.

MLB: Washington 4, San Francisco 2

WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Adam LaRoche clouted a go-ahead, two-run homer after a long rain delay Tuesday, carrying the Washington Nationals to a 4-2 win over San Francisco.

MLB: Washington 4, Milwaukee 1

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- Jordan Zimmermann threw six shutout innings Friday and Bryce Harper hit a solo homer in lifting Washington to a 4-1 victory over Milwaukee.

MLB: Washington 14, New York Mets 1

WASHINGTON, July 28 (UPI) -- Wilson Ramos cracked a grand slam and finished with five RBI Sunday, leading an 18-hit attack in the Washington Nationals' 14-1 rout of the New York Mets.

MLB: Washington 4, New York Mets 1

WASHINGTON, July 27 (UPI) -- Dan Haren logged his first victory in 2 1/2 months Saturday and the Washington Nationals hit three homers in their 4-1 win over the New York Mets.

MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers 3, Washington 2

WASHINGTON, July 19 (UPI) -- Andre Ethier led off the ninth inning with his sixth home run of the season Friday to give the Los Angeles Dodgers a 3-2 decision over Washington.

MLB: Washington 5, Miami 2 (10 innings)

MIAMI, July 14 (UPI) -- Denard Span's RBI double in the 10th inning broke a 2-2 deadlock Sunday and the Washington Nationals went on to post a 5-2 win over Miami.

MLB: Washington 5, San Diego 4

WASHINGTON, July 6 (UPI) -- Ryan Zimmerman drove in the go-ahead run and Adam LaRoche made a diving stop Saturday to secure Washington's 5-4 victory over San Diego.
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Ian Desmond
Washington Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond makes a throw to first after tagging out Philadelphia Phillies Carlos Ruiz at Nationals Park in Washington on April 5, 2010. UPI/Kevin Dietsch
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Ian M. Desmond (born September 20, 1985 in Sarasota, Florida) is a shortstop for the Washington Nationals . He was selected by the Montreal Expos in the third round of the 2004 Major League Baseball Draft and signed on June 16.

Desmond was named the 19th best prospect and the best defensive shortstop in the South Atlantic League by Baseball America at the end of 2005.

Desmond batted .227 with one home run and 27 RBIs for the Gulf Coast League Expos in 2004. He was second in the Gulf Coast League with 216 at-bats and fifth in stolen bases with 13. He had a .250 batting average with one home run and one RBI in four games for Class-A Short-Season Vermont Expos.

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