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A Tale of Two Nationals

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Two Nationals players have made news recently for their comments about Washington, D.C., and our sports teams.

    New Nats pitcher Gio Gonzalez and minor-league super prospect Bryce Harper are on opposite sides of the issue, and if Harper isn’t careful, he’s going to find himself in trouble with the fans.

     

    Let’s go to the tape...

    Gio Gonzalez on the Redskins:

    Bryce Harper on the Redskins:

    Gio Gonzalez on the Caps:
    “[Tuesday], it hit me that I was home,” he told the Washington Times. “When I was at the Capitals game and I got all the love in the world from all the fans, I think it sets a tone that we’re ready, we’re going to come out here swinging for the fans and we’re definitely going to go out there and try to shut teams down.

    Bryce Harper on the Caps:

     Gio Gonzalez appreciating his followers:

    Bryce Harper appreciating his followers:

     

     So, are you Team Harper or Team Gio?

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