Washington Nationals Bryce Harper makes his way around third base after his solo home run in the bottom of the fifth inning as the Washington Nationals host the New York Mets at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., Sunday, August 19, 2012. The Nationals defeated the Mets 5-2. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

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Washington Nationals Bryce Harper makes his way around third base after his solo home run in the bottom of the fifth inning as the Washington Nationals host the New York Mets at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., Sunday, August 19, 2012. The Nationals defeated the Mets 5-2. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)