We already knew D.C.-native Kevin Durant liked the Redskins, now he is rallying behind another local team.
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The Nationals designated outfield prospect Eury Perez for assignment on Thursday and claimed shortstop Pedro Florimon from the Minnesota Twins off waivers.
GAME IN A NUTSHELL: They won the NL East title Tuesday and celebrated deep into the night, so Matt Williams decided to give all of his regulars Wednesday night off.
Nationals manager Matt Williams gave a toast to his team after they clinched the 2014 NL East title, and it was short and sweet.