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Nats' Strasburg loses, beefs with Scherzer; Braves win 8-5

Families fight, even on special occasions. Birthday boy Stephen Strasburg and Nationals ace Max Scherzer are leaving it at that.

Strasburg was batted around by the Atlanta Braves, then engaged in a heated spat with Scherzer in the dugout during the Washington Nationals' 8-5 loss Friday night.

The Nationals delayed opening their clubhouse to reporters after the game, and Strasburg then offered no clarification for the animated discussion between him and Scherzer.

"It's part of family, man," he said. "You got to be in the family."

The dispute occurred after Strasburg, activated from the 10-day disabled list earlier in the day and...

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