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Wainwright’s 2-hitter leads Cards past Nats 8-0

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Wainwright threw a two-hitter Thursday night for his seventh career shutout, chipped in at the plate with a double and single, and St. Louis benefited from four errors by Washington in the Cardinals’ 8-0 victory.

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Ovechkin says Capitals are in ‘middle of nowhere’

Washington Capitals head coach Adam Oates, top center, stands behind right wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, in the overtime portion of an NHL hockey game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Washington. The Lightning won 1-0 in a shootout. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Explaining early playoff exits became an annual, awkward task for Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals. This season, for the first time since 2007, they didn’t even make the postseason, so now there’s something new: real uncertainty.

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