WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals have postponed Monday night's game against the Atlanta Braves following shootings at the nearby Navy Yard.
The game has been rescheduled as part of a day-night doubleheader on Tuesday, the Nationals said.
Washington said the team was deeply saddened to learn of the tragic events that occurred this morning only a few blocks from Nationals Park."
"Our thoughts and prayers remain with our friends at the Navy Yard and those impacted by today's incident," the Nationals added.
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