Nats Bounce Cards

The Nationals scored two runs on a wild pitch and error in the seventh inning to grab a 3-1 win over the Cardinals in the second of four games at Nationals Park. St. Louis finished the game with three errors. Anthony Rendon hit a solo home run for Washington, which improved to 10-and-7. Gio Gonzalez struck out seven and allowed one-run across seven innings to grab his third win. Rafael Soriano nailed down his fourth save. Mark Ellis drove in the only run for the Cards. Michael Wacha took the loss despite only one of the three runs in his seven innings being earned. St. Louis is also 10-and-7.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 7-0 with 36 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 43 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .520 with 16 rbi's and 13 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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