Samantha Peele of Ashburn, Va., brought her two sons Ryan, 5 1/2, and Jason, 2, to opening day Thursday, March 31, 2011 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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Samantha Peele of Ashburn, Va., brought her two sons Ryan, 5 1/2, and Jason, 2, to opening day Thursday, March 31, 2011 at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)