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Potomac Nats' stadium evacuated due to fire

ATLANTA -- Pfitzner Stadium, the home of the Nationals' Class A affiliate in Woodbridge, Va., was evacuated on Friday because of a fire, according to local news reports.

The Potomac Nationals are currently on the road, in Salem, Va.

According to reports from PotomacLocal.com, employees were in the management offices when they smelled what they thought was natural gas, and they evacuated the building. They later saw flames through the windows. According to the report, one person was being treated for smoke inhalation.

The team's next scheduled home game is July 4.

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ATL Full Game Coverage ANTA -- Pfitzner Stadium, the home of the Nationals' Class A affiliate in Woodbridge, Va., was evacuated on Friday because of a fire, according to local news reports.

The Potomac Nationals are currently on the road, in Salem, Va.

According to reports from PotomacLocal.com, employees were in the management offices when they smelled what they thought was natural gas, and they evacuated the building. They later saw flames through the windows. According to the report, one person was being treated for smoke inhalation.

The team's next scheduled home game is July 4.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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