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Apparent Nats fan robs bank in Dupont

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Apparent Nats fan robs bank in Dupont

With the Nationals now in the playoffs, you dont have to go far in D.C. to see fans showing off their pride. Nats apparel is everywhere, particularly the hats, and apparently one bank robber thought it as the perfect disguise.

On Friday, a man walked into TD Bank in Dupont Circle and said he had a bomb. He ended up walking out with an undisclosed amount of cash and hopped into a cab.

What was he wearing? A Washington Nationals baseball cap.

Check out the pictures released by the FBI:

Obviously the real situation going on here is serious, and the FBI has asked for any information people can give based on the pictures. So if you know this guy, this apparent Nationals fan, contact the authorities at 202-278-2000 or 202-727-9099. You can also text any leads to 50411.

DCist.com first had the story.

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Whoa. Dusty Baker not returning as Nationals' manager. What comes next?

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Whoa. Dusty Baker not returning as Nationals' manager. What comes next?

The Washington Nationals announced Friday Dusty Baker will not return as manager of the club in 2018. 

Baker led the team to the first back-to-back division titles in franchise history, and the Nationals were 192-132 under Baker, but they failed to make it to an NLCS.

Baker is 14th in MLB history with 1,863 career wins.

The next Nationals' manager will be their seventh since they arrived in DC.

Only the Marlins have had as many.

"I'm surprised and disappointed," Baker told USA TODAY Sports. "They told me they would get back to me and I told them I was leaving town yesterday and they waited 10 days to tell me."

"I really thought this was my best year. We won at least 95 games each year and won the division back to back years but they said they wanted to go a different direction. It's hard to understand." 

The team also announced the contracts for the Major League coaching staff have also expired, and the search for a new manager will begin immediately.

RELATED: BRYCE HARPER THANKS NATIONALS' FANS FOR SUPPORT

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Nationals second baseman Daniel Murphy undergoes successful knee surgery

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Nationals second baseman Daniel Murphy undergoes successful knee surgery

While Nats fans were still digesting the news that Dusty Baker will not return as manager next year, the team released some more surprising news. 

Second baseman Daniel Murphy underwent knee surgery today, per an official team report. 

Washington Post reporter Chelsea Janes reported that the surgery is considered significant and the team won't put a timeline on the recovery process:

"The procedure, according to the statement released by the team, repaired articular cartilage in Murphy’s right knee. For those interested in the details, it was a debridement and microfracture surgery, and orthopedic surgeon Timothy Kremchek performed it."

"For those concerned with the implications of the procedure, those are still unclear. The statement clarified that Murphy’s rehab “will progress throughout the offseason,” as one would hope, and did not include a timetable.

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